MEMPHIS, Tenn. (WMC) - The quarterback for the Memphis Tigers, Brady White, has won the prestigious William V. Campbell trophy.
White is the 31st winner of the trophy, according to the National Football Foundation (NFF).
According to the news release, the Campbell Trophy, commonly known as the Academic Heisman, is presented to the college football player with the best combination of academics, community service, and on-field performance.
The Tiger’s quarterback won the award over 11 other finalists. As the winner, White received a $25,000 postgraduate scholarship. The other finalists receive an $18,000 postgraduate scholarship.