It’s November, which means awards season in college football is just around the corner. The Broyles Award on Wednesday released its list of 53 nominees, which honors the nation’s top assistant coach.

The five finalists will be announced later this month. Each will attend the awards banquet on Dec. 4 in Little Rock, Ark.

Clemson’s Tony Elliott won the honor last season.

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