Jadeveon Clowney (Kim Klement-US PRESSWIRE)
Columbia, SC (WLTX) - USC defensive end Jadeveon Clowney has been named one of the five finalists for the 2012 Bronko Nagurski Trophy.
The award, given by the Charlotte Touchdown Club, is given to the top defensive player in college football.
The others in the running for the award are Georgia linebacker Jarvis Jones, Alabama defensive back Dee Milliner, Notre Dame linebacker Manti Te'o and Florida State defensive end Bjoern Werner.
The award will be presented on December 3rd.