Lawson in line to be first Hog to win Bowerman

By: Bob Holt
Published: Friday, December 16, 2016
Arkansas' Jarrion Lawson, left, wins the men's 200-meter dash at the NCAA outdoor track and field championships in Eugene, Ore., Friday, June 10, 2016. (AP Photo/Ryan Kang)
Arkansas' Jarrion Lawson, left, wins the men's 200-meter dash at the NCAA outdoor track and field championships in Eugene, Ore., Friday, June 10, 2016. (AP Photo/Ryan Kang)

Jarrion Lawson may not be finished winning for the Arkansas Razorbacks. Tonight he's up for the Heisman of the track world.

At a glance

WHAT Bowerman Award presented since 2009 to the top male and female college track and field athletes for the indoor and outdoor seasons

WHEN Tonight

WHERE Orlando, Fla.

MEN’S FINALISTS Jarrion Lawson (Arkansas), Edward Cheserek (Oregon) and Donavan Brazier (Texas A&M).

WOMEN’S FINALISTS Courtney Okolo (Texas), Keturah Orji (Georgia) and Raven Saunders (Ole Miss).

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