Bulls senior FS Jaymon Thomas is among 179 semifinalists for the William V. Campbell Trophy, presented annually to college football's top scholar-athlete.Candidates must be a senior or graduate student in their final year of eligibility, have a GPA of at least 3.2 on a 4.0 scale, have outstanding football ability as a starter or "significant contributor," and must have demonstrated "strong leadership and citizenship."Nominees are limited to one per school.Thomas, who has made 16 career starts, ranks fourth on the 2018 team with 25 tackles. An Immokalee native, he carries a 3.48 GPA in health sciences, and has participated in several community-service initiatives locally and in his hometown.In July, he was named to the watch list for the Wuerffel Trophy , which goes to the player who "best combines exemplary community service with athletic and academic achievement."The National Football Foundation, a sponsor of the Campbell Trophy, will announce 12-14 finalists on Oct. 31, and each will receive a postgraduate scholarship of $18,000. The winner, whose scholarship will be increased to $25,000, will be announced Dec. 4 in New York City.