UCA's Woodard on 2014 Buchanan Award watch list


CONWAY, Ark. (AP) - University of Central Arkansas defensive end Jonathan Woodard has been named to the watch list for the 2014 Buck Buchanan Award.

Woodard is one of 20 players named to the watch list Wednesday.

The award is presented to the player chosen as the top defensive player in the Football Championship Subdivision. The award will be presented during the FCS national awards banquet Dec. 15.

Woodard is a preseason All-American, a two-time All-Southland Conference selection and was the SLC Freshman of the year in 2012.

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