Seven SEC centers on Rimington list

Seven of the SEC's 12 starting centers are on the 2011 Rimington Trophy spring watch list.

The Rimington Trophy is presented annually to the top center in college football. There are a total of 42 players on the spring watch list.

Making the cut from the SEC were Ole Miss' A.J. Hawkins, South Carolina's T.J. Johnson, Georgia's Ben Jones, LSU's P.J. Lonergan, Kentucky's Matt Smith, Arkansas' Travis Swanson and Alabama's William Vlachos.