UTSA QB, Beeville graduate named to watch list

TYLER - Texas-San Antonio quarterback Eric Soza was one of 35 players named to the inaugural Earl Campbell Tyler Rose Award watch list.

Soza, a Beeville graduate, is coming off a junior season in which he completed 166 of 282 passes for 2,085 yards and 20 touchdowns and just three interceptions.

The award will recognize the top Division I player with ties to the state of Texas who exhibits integrity, performance, teamwork, sportsmanship, drive, community and tenacity.