Michigan DL named finalists for Senior CLASS Award
It’s been a difficult season for Michigan (2-4) but one of its athletes is being recognized for their efforts off the field.
Michigan defensive lineman Kwity Paye was one of 10 players selected as a finalist for the Senior CLASS Award, according to college football insider Brett McMurphy:
Senior CLASS Award finalists:
Ian Book, Notre Dame
Shane Buechele, SMU
Greg Eisworth, Iowa State
Robert Hainsey, Notre Dame
Tarron Jackson, Coastal Carolina
Kekaula Kaniho, Boise State
Kwity Paye, Michigan
Chazz Surratt, UNC
Kyle Trask, Florida
Brady White, Memphis
— Brett McMurphy (@Brett_McMurphy) December 11, 2020
Paye is the lone B1G player on the list.
The CLASS Award is given every year to the most outstanding senior Division I Student-Athlete of the Year spanning nine sports.
Paye concluded this season with 12 tackles and 2 sacks. Michigan’s final two games of the season vs. Maryland and Ohio State had to be cancelled due to COVID-19 concerns.