Trace McSorley Named Finalist For Johnny Unitas Golden Arm Award

By Bill DiFilippo on November 14, 2017 at 2:24 pm
Trace McSorley

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Trace McSorley has been one of the top quarterbacks in college football this year, and on Tuesday, his standout campaign was recognized as one of the best in the nation. McSorley was named a finalist for the Johnny Unitas Golden Arm Award, given annually to the sport's best senior or fourth-year quarterback.

Here are the list of finalists, via our best friends and chief social rivals at Eleven Warriors.

  • J.T. Barrett, Ohio State
  • Ryan Finley, NC State
  • Baker Mayfield, Oklahoma
  • Trace McSorley, Penn State
  • Mason Rudolph, Oklahoma State

The winner will be determined on Dec. 8, 2017. McSorley has completed 65 percent of his passing attempts this year for 2,666 yards, 21 touchdowns, and eight interceptions. Additionally, he has run for 472 yards and eight scores.