Oscar Chapman named a Ray Guy semifinalist

Auburn punter Oscar Chapman has been named a semifinalist for the 2022 Ray Guy Award, the Augusta Sports Council announced Monday.

The award is presented to the nation’s top punter and the 10 semifinalists were selected from a field of 81 nominees.

Chapman, a junior from Adelaide, South Australia, has had a great season for Auburn. He is averaging 43.9-yards per punt on 53 attempts. He has had 12 punts go 50 or more yards and has had 17 downed inside the opponent’s 20-yard line.

A national voting body of Football Bowl Subdivision (FBS) sports information directors, national media, and previous Ray Guy Award winners will decide the three award finalists who will be announced on Tuesday, November 29th. Voters will then vote again to determine the winner who will be announced live on Thursday, December 8th at The Home Depot College Football Awards Show on ESPN.


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