Corey Coleman, Amari Cooper, Brandin Cooks, Golden Tate, Justin Blackmon, Calvin Johnson, Michael Crabtree, Larry Fitzgerald and Randy Moss. Recognize any of these names? They are all past winners of the Biletnikoff award given to the is presented annually to the season’s outstanding college football receiver regardless of position.
The 10 semifinalists for this year’s award were announced this morning, and Okstate’s very own James Washington finds himself among the nation’s elite pass catchers.
(1/2) 2016 Biletnikoff Award ten semifinalists announced: Austin Carr, Corey Davis, Amba Etta-Tawo, Carlos Henderson, Isaiah "Zay" Jones...— Biletnikoff Award (@biletnikoffawrd) November 14, 2016
(2/2)John Ross, Taywan Taylor, Trent Taylor, James Washington, & Dede Westbrook— Biletnikoff Award (@biletnikoffawrd) November 14, 2016
Washington has 1,132 yards, 9 touchdowns and is averaging 20.2 yards per reception this season. Good luck to James and hopefully he can bring the trophy home to Stillwater!