Mays a Lott Trophy semifinalist

Posted by ESPN.com's Ted Miller

USC safety Taylor Mays is one of eight semifinalists for the Lott Trophy.

The other semifinalists are: safety Eric Berry of Tennessee, defensive tackle Ndamukong Suh of Nebraska, defensive tackle Gerald McCoy of Oklahoma, linebacker Rolando McClain of Alabama, defensive end Sam Acho of Texas, defensive end Jerry Hughes of TCU and defensive end Eric Norwood of South Carolina.