Marshall University's Gator Hoskins semifinalist for Mackey Award

[image] Marshall's Gator Hoskins after catching a touchdown pass in a 61-13 victory over Southern Miss

The Thundering Herd's tight end Gator Hoskins is a semifinalist for the John Mackey Award, according to a press release from the school Tuesday. 

Hoskins nine receiving touchdowns tie him for tenth across the country. In total, he has 28 receptions for 455 yards. 

Hoskins is among eight semifinalists for the award. The winner will be announced Dec. 11 and presented the next day at the Home Depot College Football Awards Red Carpet Show.  The three finalist will be announced Nov. 25. 

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