AUGUSTA, GA (EMUEagles.com) - Eastern Michigan University punter Jake Julien (Barrie, Ontario-North Collegiate) has been named to the Ray Guy Award final candidate list by the Augusta Sports Council. The Ray Guy Award identifies the nation's top Football Bowl Subdivision (FBS) collegiate punter at The Home Depot College Football Awards show on ESPN.
Julien ranks fifth in the Mid-American Conference with an average of 42.0 yards per punt. In total, he has 37 kicks for 1,553 yards with 11 having been downed inside the 20-yard line. Most recently, he connected on a 64 yard boot against Buffalo, Nov.