Mississippi State’s Dak Prescott is a semifinalist for the Davey O’Brien Award, given to the nation’s top college football quarterback.
This comes a day after Prescott was announced as a semifinalist for the Maxwell Award, given to the nation’s top offensive player.
The junior is one of 16 to make the list, with four of them being from the Southeastern Conference. Auburn’s Nick Marshall, Alabama’s Blake Sims and Ole Miss’ Bo Wallace join Prescott on the list from the SEC.
Prescott has completed 132-of-216 passes for 2,025 yards and 16 touchdowns. He has rushed for 725 yards and another 10 scores.
The list drips to three Nov. 24, with the winner being announced Dec. 11 during the Home Depot College Football Awards Show.