Lead TF Mike Green is a semifinalist for NFF honors

Lead TF and senior offensive lineman Mike Green is one of the semifinalists for the National Football Foundation (NFF) National Scholar-Athlete Awards, and in particular the 2013 William V. Cambell Trophy. This award is presented to the top-scholar athlete in collegiate football.

Green is one of 170 nominees and he is one of 39 nominees with a GPA of 3.8 or higher. In addition to the GPA requirement, the award requires nominees to be an outstanding football player as well as demonstrated excellent leadership and citizenship abilities. The NFF Awards committee with choose up to 16 recipients and will make the award announcement on Thursday, October 31.