Topic: Football team

Longhorn Football Player, McCombs Student Wins "Academic Heisman"

Dec. 10, 2010

University of Texas at Austin senior defensive end Sam Acho has been named winner of the 21st National Football Foundation and College Hall of Fame (NFF) William V. Campbell Trophy, as college football's top student-athlete in combined academic success, football performance and exemplary community leadership. He was announced as the winner at the NFF Annual Awards Dinner on Tuesday (Dec. 7) in New York City.

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Longhorn Football Player, McCombs Student Wins "Academic Heisman"

Dec. 4, 2007

University of Texas at Austin senior center Dallas Griffin was presented the 2007 Draddy Trophy at the annual National Football Foundation & College Hall of Fame (NFF) banquet on Tuesday (Dec. 4) in New York City. Griffin is the first Longhorn to win the award, which recognizes an individual as the best in the country for combined academic success, football performance and exemplary community leadership.

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