Acho named a Lott IMPACT Trophy finalist

Texas defensive lineman Sam Acho was named one of four finalists for the Lott IMPACT Trophy.

The award is given to the nation's best defensive player who also makes an impact off the field. The IMPACT is an acronym for Integrity, Maturity, Performance, Academics, Community and Tenacity.

The other players on the list are Oregon linebacker Casey Matthews, LSU cornerback Patrick Peterson and Wisconsin defensive end J.J. Watt.