The former Redbird defensive tackle was named to the team for the second-straight year.
Brunner named to the first team for second-straight season.
Redbirds await playoff fate, which will be determined Sunday morning.
The ISU senior defensive tackle was named to the team for the second-straight year.
12th annual gala celebrates ISU academic achievements.
2011: All-Missouri Valley Football Conference First-Team selection ... MVFC All-Academic First-Team Selection ... Capital One Academic All-District V Team member ... Football Championship Subdivision Athletics Directors Association Academic All-Star Team selection ... started in final 33 consecutive games of his career at defensive tackle for the Redbirds ... leader of the Redbird defense that led the conference in total defense (294.8 ypg) ... set career-highs this season with 4.5 sacks and 13 tackles-for-loss, which is tied for fifth in the conference ... ranked third on the team with 55 tackles and has added a forced fumble, blocked a kick, recovered three fumbles, broke up two passes and tallied three quarterback hurries ... set a season-high with seven tackles, two sacks and 3.5 tackles for loss in a win over Morehead State ... tied a career-high with two sacks and had three tackles-for-loss in a win at Missouri State ... posted 1.5 tackles-for-loss in a win over Western Illinois.
2010: All-Missouri Valley Football Conference First-Team selection ... MVFC All-Academic First Team honoree ... CoSIDA/ESPN Academic All-District V Team selection ... Football Championship Subdivision Athletics Directors Association (FCS ADA) Academic All-Star Team member ... started all 11 games at defensive tackle and ranked fifth on the team with a career-high 53 tackles, including 23 solo stops ... led the team with four sacks and 9.5 tackles-for-loss, both career-highs ... also credited with two quarterback hurries and fumble recovery ... posted seven tackles in five different games ... tallied a career-high four solo tackles at Northwestern ... posted seven tackles, 2.5 TFLs and a sack in a win against Missouri State ... set a career-high with two sacks and 2.5 TFLs in a victory over No. 14 North Dakota State preseason All-Missouri Valley Football Conference selection ... W.F. Ruebush Endowed Scholarship recipient for the 2010-11 school year at ISU.