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Lou Groza Award watch list includes five SEC kickers

75 days ago
Photo: Wade Rackley | Auburn Athletics

Five SEC players are on the thirty-player watch list for the 2017 Lou Groza Collegiate Place-Kicker Award, as announced by the Palm Beach County Sports Commission. The list includes Auburn senior Daniel Carlson, who is looking to become the first kicker to ever be named a finalist three times.

Twenty semifinalists will be announced on November 2. Three finalists will be selected by November 21 and the national winner will be announced on December 7 during the Home Depot College Football Awards Show.

SEC players on Lou Groza Watch List
Player School Class
Daniel Carlson Auburn Senior
Austin MacGinnis Kentucky Senior
Tommy Openshaw Vanderbilt Senior
Eddy Pineiro Florida Junior
Gary Wunderlich Ole Miss Senior