University of Oklahoma center Gabe Ikard is one of eight finalists for the 2013 Wuerffel Trophy. It's given annually to the college football player who best combines exemplary community service with outstanding academic and athletic achievement. He was a Wuerffel Trophy finalist as a junior in 2012.
Ikard has started 46 games in his Oklahoma Sooners career. Here are the finalist for the Wuerffel Trophy.
2013 Wuerffel Trophy Finalists FB Hayden Tippett – Army OL Dave Harding – Duke QB Aaron Murray – Georgia OL Will Jackson – Georgia Tech QB Nathan Scheelhaase – Illinois LB James Morris – Iowa QB Jacob Karam – Memphis K Chris Hawthorne – Minnesota OL Gabe Ikard – Oklahoma WR Ryan Alderman – Temple QB Eric Soza – Texas-San Antonio K Carey Spear – Vanderbilt