Colt Knost with his U.S. Amateur trophyColt Knost (’07, right) took the title at the 107th U.S. Amateur Golf Championship Aug. 26. The former SMU All-American also won the 2007 U.S. Amateur Public Links Tournament in July, becoming only the second golfer to win both in one year. Read more.

Junior sociology major DeMyron Martin has been named a candidate for the 2007 Doak Walker Award, presented annually to the nation’s top college running back. It is the only major collegiate award that requires all candidates to be in good academic standing and on schedule to graduate within one year of other students of the same classification. Read more.