Vic Beasley named semifinalist for Lombardi Award

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Pos: DE   Height: 6-3   Weight: 235   Hometown: Adairsville, GA (Adairsville HS)  
Years Played: 2010 - 2014

HOUSTON – November 7, 2013 – Eight defensive and four offensive players comprise the
list of 12 semifinalists for the 44th Rotary Lombardi Award to be held December 11, 2013, at
the Wortham Center in Houston, Texas. The semifinalists were announced today at the
Rotary Club of Houston.

The SEC Conference leads the pack with four players, followed by the Pac 12 with three, the
ACC two followed by the Big 10 and the Big 12 with one each and one Independent.

The 12 semifinalists are:

Anthony Barr Sr LB UCLA
Vic Beasley Jr DE Clemson
Jadeveon Clowney Jr DE South Carolina
Aaron Donald Sr DT Pittsburgh
Taylor Lewan Sr T Michigan
Jake Matthews Sr T Texas A&M
CJ Mosley Sr LB Alabama
Trent Murphy Sr LB Stanford
Cyril Richardson Sr G Baylor
Michael Sam Sr DE Missouri
Kyle Van Noy Sr LB Brigham Young
David Yankey Jr T Stanford

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The Rotary Lombardi Award is a member of the National College Football Awards
Association (NCFAA). The NCFAA was founded in 1997 as a coalition of the major
collegiate football awards to protect, preserve and enhance the integrity, influence and
prestige of the game’s predominant awards. The NCFAA encourages professionalism
and the highest standards for the administration of its member awards and the selection
of their candidates and recipients. For more information, visit the association’s official
Web site,

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