UGA’s Trey Hill named to 2020 Outland Trophy Watch List
UGA center Trey Hill has been named to the 2020 Outland Trophy Watch List, the Football Writers Association of America (FWAA) announced on Tuesday.
The Outland Trophy is awarded to the nation’s best interior lineman as voted by the FWAA.
Alabama leads the watch list this season with four players, followed by Notre Dame and Ohio State with three representatives each.
The SEC leads all conferences with 14 players on the list. They are followed by the Big Ten and Pac-12 with 11 each, ACC (9), Mountain West (7), Big 12 (6), Independents (6), and the American Athletic, Conference USA, MAC, and Sun Belt with five each.
The winner of the 75th Outland Trophy will be announced in early December. The official presentation to the winner will be made in Omaha, Neb., at the Outland Trophy Awards Dinner.
Trey Hill, a 6-foot-4, 330-pound junior, hails from Warner Robins, Ga. Hill started all 14 games at center for the Bulldogs in 2019 and was named AP All-SEC 2nd Team.
The Georgia Bulldogs are currently scheduled to open the 2020 season on Monday, Sept. 7 (Labor Day) against the Virginia Cavaliers in the Chick-fil-A Kickoff at Mercedes-Benz Stadium in Atlanta, Ga.