Marshall's Mullins Receives C-USA Postgraduate Scholarship|
June 26, 2006
IRVING, Texas - Conference USA Commissioner Britton Banowksy named the 12 recipients of the Postgraduate Scholarship Awards on Monday and Marshall's Jeff Mullins is among them. The conference annually presents the $4,000 Postgraduate Scholarship awards to graduates as selected by the Faculty Athletics Representatives.
2005-06 POSTGRADUATE SCHOLARSHIP RECIPIENTS:
Mullins excelled in both the classroom and on the field during his four years at Marshall. A four-year letterwinner as a tight end and long snapper, the senior was named team captain. Mullins was a semifinalist for the Draddy Award - the Academic equivalent to the "Heisman" - and is a two-time member of CoSIDA's ESPN The Magazine Academic All-District Team. The Gallipolis, Ohio, native earned his Bachelor of Science Degree in Biology, with a minor in chemistry, and has been accepted to the Joan C. Edwards School of Medicine at Marshall University.