Herman Named to Bear Bryant Award Watch List
Second-year Houston coach was a finalist for the award in 2015.
In December, five to 10 finalists for the Bear Bryant Award will be announced. Finalists will attend an awards banquet Jan. 11, 2017, at the Toyota Center, where the winner will be announced live. The Paul “Bear” Bryant Coach of the Year Award is the only college coaching honor determined after all bowl games are concluded and is voted on by the National Sportscasters and Sportswriters Association.