OSU football: Chuba Hubbard a finalist for Walter Camp Player of the Year
STILLWATER — Oklahoma State running back Chuba Hubbard was named one of five finalists for the Walter Camp Player of the Year award, it was announced Thursday.
Hubbard, a redshirt sophomore who leads the nation in rushing yards and all-purpose yards, is joined on the finalist list by LSU quarterback Joe Burrow, Ohio State quarterback Justin Fields, Wisconsin running back Jonathan Taylor and Ohio State defensive end Chase Young.
A native of Sherwood Park, Alberta, Canada, Hubbard was named the Big 12 Offensive Player of the Year and a finalist for the Doak Walker Award. His 1,936 rushing yards this season are the most ever by a Canadian player and rank as the No. 2 single-season rushing total in OSU history, trailing only Barry Sanders’ historic 1988 season.
Hubbard has 2,161 all-purpose yards this season, averaging 180.1 per game.
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The Walter Camp Player of the Year award, voted on by the 130 Division I head coaches and sports information directors, will be announced on Dec. 12 during the 6 p.m. edition of SportsCenter on ESPN.