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Halliday Named To Johnny Unitas Golden Arm Watch List

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Connor Halliday has been named to the Johnny Unitas Golden Arm Watch List. Connor Halliday has been named to the Johnny Unitas Golden Arm Watch List.

by WSU Athletics

FORT WORTH, Texas – Washington State quarterback Connor Halliday has been named to the 2014 Johnny Unitas Golden Arm Award Watch List, announced by the foundation recently. Halliday is one of six Pac-12 quarterbacks included in the list of 27 student-athletes.

The prestigious award bears the name of the man who many refer to as the finest quarterback to ever play the game of football. Established in 1987, the Johnny Unitas Golden Arm Award has previously honored 27 outstanding young men

The Johnny Unitas Golden Arm Award bears the name of the man many consider the finest quarterback to ever play football. Candidates for the award must be completing their college eligibility this season. In addition to on-field performance the nominees are judged on good character, morals and values that Johnny Unitas upheld in his lifetime.

The winner will be announced Dec. 12 in Baltimore.

Halliday started all 13 games for the Cougars last season, setting a school-record with 4,597 passing yards, second-most in Pac-12 Conference history. The Spokane, Wash. native also set school records for pass completions (449), pass attempts (714) and tied the school record with 34 touchdown passes. Halliday tallied nine 300-yard performances including four 400-yard games and capped his season leading Washington State to the New Mexico Bowl where he tied an NCAA Bowl Game record with six touchdown passes.

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