ASU's Taylor earns scholar-award nod

Posted: November 2, 2017 at 2:32 a.m.

Arkansas State University’s Blaise Taylor was announced Wednesday as one of 13 finalists for the William V. Campbell Trophy.

Blaise Taylor's master's degree already is paying off.

William V. Campbell Trophy nominees

Scholar-athlete;Position;School;GPA;Major

Blaise Taylor;CB;Arkansas State;3.84;Business Administration

Sam Benger;RB;Carnegie Mellon (Pa.);3.67;Business Administration

Braxton Berrios;WR;Miami;3.96;Finance and Entrepreneurship

Mason Hampton;C;Boise State;3.97;Accounting

Justin Jackson;RB;Northwestern;3.23;Economics

Micah Kiser;LB;Virginia;3.42;Foreign Affairs

Justin Lea;OL;Jacksonville State;3.92;Emergency Management and Geography

Brad Lundblade;C;Oklahoma State;3.88;Marketing

Marcus Martin;DE;Slippery Rock (Pa.);3.56;Safety Management

Chandon Sullivan;DB;Georgia State;3.84;Journalism

Marlon Walls;S;Stephen F. Austin;4.00;Engineering Physics

Chris Weber;LB;Nebraska;3.96;Nutrition Science

Jake Wieneke;WR;South Dakota State;3.63;Physical/Teacher Education

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