Jordan Fuller Named a Finalist for the 2019 Lott IMPACT Trophy

By Kevin Harrish on December 6, 2019 at 2:03 pm
Fuller is a Lott IMPACT Trophy finalist.

Jordan Fuller picked up more recognition on Friday afternoon as the Ohio State safety was a named one of four finalists for this season's Lott IMPACT Trophy.

The Lott IMPACT Trophy is given annually to the nation's best defensive player, weighing both character and athletic performance equally with the acronym "IMPACT" standing for "Integrity, Maturity, Performance, Academics, Community and Tenacity."

Fuller joins fellow finalists Derrick Brown of Auburn, Isaiah Simmons of Clemson and Evan Weaver of California.

On the field, Fuller is a team captain for the second season and ranks second on the team with 53 total tackles and also has two interceptions, four pass breakups and a fumble recovery.

Off the field, Fuller is on track to graduate in December with a 3.8 GPA. He is Academic All-Big Ten, a CoSIDA Academic All-American, a Big Ten Distinguished Scholar, and a three-time Ohio State Scholar-Athlete.

Fuller is also a finalist for this year's William V. Campbell Trophy, which is known informally as the "Academic Heisman Trophy."

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