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Arizona State active backs Marion Grice and D.J. Foster are on the watch account for the 2013 Doak Walker Award, which is presented annually to the nation’s top academy active back.
The duo accumulated for 2,130 yards from flat and 25 touchdowns in 2012 for a Sun Devil aggregation that went 8-5 and defeated Navy in the Kraft Fight Hunger Bowl.
Grice, a chief from Houston, led ASU with 679 yards hasty and 19 absolute touchdowns aftermost season. Grice had three 100-yard hasty games, including two to accomplishment the year. In ASU’s 41-34 win over arch-rival Arizona in Tucson, Grice had 156 yards hasty on 18 carries and denticulate three times and again added a career-high 159 yards on the arena and two array in the Devils’ celebration over Navy.
He was additionally additional on the aggregation with 41 receptions for 425 yards.
Foster, a green from Scottsdale, ran for 493 yards and two touchdowns during his apprentice campaign, and like Grice, accepted to be a able receiver out of the backfield. Foster had 38 catches for 533 yards and four touchdowns in 2012.
ASU is one of alone nine schools in the nation to acreage two players on the watch list, abutting Arkansas, Baylor, BYU, Georgia, Kent State, Louisville, TCU and Wisconsin.
The almsman of the 2013 Doak Walker Award will be appear on The Home Depot Academy Football Awards on Thursday, December 12.