LARAMIE, Wyo.- Senior safety, Marcus Epps is named a finalist for The Burlsworth Trophy. The Burlsworth Trophy is an award to recognize the best player in the country, who began his career as a walk-on.
Epps, is the only player for the Cowboys, to be elected team captain in three different seasons. He began his career in 2014, and earned the starting spot at safety in 2015.
He's one of three finalist named for the award. The winner will be announced on December 3rd, at 12:45pm in Springdale, Ark.