BOCA RATON, Fla. – A Florida Atlantic football player is a semifinalist for a national award.
FAU senior Harrison Bryant was named a semifinalist Monday for the John Mackey Award, presented to the top tight end in college football.
The 6-foot-5, 240-pound Georgia native leads the Owls with 708 receiving yards on 48 catches. He has also scored two touchdowns, including a 5-yard touchdown in the last game against rival Florida International.
Bryant's total receptions and receiving yards also lead the nation among tight ends.