MSU's Dominique Long, UM's Will Hart named semifinalists for Campbell Trophy

The Detroit News
Will Hart

Michigan punter Will Hart and Michigan State safety Dominique Long are semifinalists for the William V. Campbell Trophy, annually awarded to the nation’s top football scholar-athlete by the National Football Foundation (NFF).

The NFF on Thursday announced a record 199 semifinalists for the award, which also included Eastern Michigan's Thomas Odukoya and Western Michigan's Mike Caliendo. Finalists will be named in November and each will receive an $18,000 post-graduate scholarship.

Schools are limited to one candidate, who must be a senior or graduate student in his final year of eligibility with a grade-point average of at least 3.2 and be a significant contributor on the football team.