Trey Watts, Tulsa Golden Hurricane running back, a finalist for Burlsworth Trophy

SPRINGDALE, Ark. (AP) -- University of Tulsa running back Trey Watts has been named one of three finalists for the Burlsworth Trophy.

Watts, Wisconsin receiver Jaraed Abbrederis and Missouri lineman Max Copeland are the three finalists for the award named after former Arkansas Razorback Brandon Burlsworth and is given to the top collegiate football player who started his career as a walk-on.

Watts is a senior and leads Conference USA with 1,215 yards rushing and has now rushed for more than 1,000 yards each of the past two seasons.

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