Arizona’s Wright named best lineman…UNLV goes with high school coach
HOUSTON (AP) — Arizona linebacker Scooby Wright won the Lombardi Award as the nation’s best lineman.
The sophomore edged Clemson senior defensive end Vic Beasley, Washington senior linebacker Hau’oli Kikaha and Ohio State sophomore defensive end Joey Bosa for the award.
Bishop Gorman High School coach Tony Sanchez is set to take over UNLV’s football program.
The 40-year-old Sanchez was 85-5 at Las Vegas’ Bishop Gorman, the top-ranked high school team in the country, winning six straight Nevada high school titles.