Reigning Biletnikoff Award winner Justin Blackmon has been named a semifinalist for the honor again in 2011. Blackmon, who was named the nation’s top wide receiver last season, is one of 10 semifinalists and one of three players from the Big 12 on the list.
Blackmon has 93 catches for 1,142 yards in 2011 and 14 touchdowns. During his career, he has 18 games with 100-plus receiving yards and 10 games with 10-plus receptions over the past two years.
The Biletnikoff award is presented annually to the nation’s top college receiver. The presentation of the award will be featured on The Home Depot College Football Awards live on Thursday, Dec. 8, at 8 p.m. CT on ESPN.