COLUMBIA (WACH)- South Carolina senior quarterback Connor Shaw has been named one of 15 candidates for the Johnny Unitas Golden Arm Award.
The 6-1, 209-pounder from Flowery Branch, Ga. is having his best season in a Gamecock uniform this year. He is 22-4 as a starter, just two wins from tying the school record for wins as a quarterback.
Shaw is the first Gamecock in school history to throw for at least 4,000 yards and rush for 1,000.
The Johnny Unitas Golden Arm award recognizes the best college quarterback in the country and will be presented on December 6 in Baltimore, Md.