Troy QB named to O'Brien watch list

FORT WORTH, TX (WSFA) - Troy QB Corey Robinson has been named to the 2011 Davey O'Brien National Quarterback Award watch list.

The O'Brien award is given every year to the nation's top collegiate quarterback.

Robinson is one of 38 quartebacks featured on this year's list, which includes some of the nation's top collegiate signal callers. He is the only Sun Belt Conference player named to the list.

The sophomore quarterback was named the Sun Belt Freshman of the Year last season after passing for over 3,700 yards and 28 touchdowns. Robinson produced the second most passing yards in a season in 2010.

Robinson led the Trojans to a 8-5 season record, including a 48-21 victory over Ohio in the New Orleans Bowl, which Robinson was named Game MVP.

The O'Brien Award Winner will be announced on December 8.