Senior linebacker Mychal Kendricks was named to the Yahoo! Sports All-America third team.
Also . . .
— Word out of Provo, Utah, is that erstwhile BYU quarterback Jake Heaps is leaning toward Cal. I reached Heaps on the phone this afternoon and he said he is studying for final exams and he won’t be making an announcement until next week.
Heaps said last week he is leaving BYU after two seasons, and he was believed to have narrowed his list of potential schools to four: USC, Washington, Washington State and Cal. Wherever he lands, he would sit out one season as a transfer, then have two to play.