Memphis Tigers football player Brady White is a Campbell Trophy semifinalist

Memphis Tigers football player Brady White is a Campbell Trophy semifinalist
Brady White (Source: Ian Halperin)

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (WMC) - When Memphis plays at Southern Methodist University Saturday, the Tigers will have one of the smartest players on the field.

Brady White is a semifinalist for the William V. Campbell Trophy, which goes to the nation’s top football scholar-athlete.

White now has an opportunity to receive up to almost $45,000 dollars in post-graduate scholarships.

Past Winners include Peyton Manning and Tim Tebow.

The Tigers vs SMU game will air at 2:30 p.m. Saturday on ESPN-2.

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