Eifert A John Mackey Award Finalist

By Dean Pantazi

Eifert A John Mackey Award Finalist

November 22, 2011 Updated Nov 22, 2011 at 2:18 AM EDT

BETHPAGE, NEW YORK (Indiana's NewsCenter) - Notre Dame junior tight end Tyler Eifert, a Bishop Dwenger graduate, was named one of three finalists for theJohn Mackey Award on Monday.

The award is presented annually to the top tight end in college football.

Eifert leads all NCAA Football Bowl Subdivision tight ends with 53 receptions and ranks second among all tight ends with 634 receiving yards. Eifert has caught five touchdown passes this year
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