EUGENE, Oregon – University of Oregon senior receiver Josh Huff has been named to the 2013 Biletnikoff Award Pre-Season Watch List, the Tallahassee Quarterback Club Foundation, Inc. announced today. Huff is one of seven Pac-12 student-athletes to appear on the watch list. The Biletnikoff Award is given annually to the outstanding receiver in college football.
Huff led the Ducks with 493 receiving yards on 32 receptions last season, and his 15.41 yards per reception ranked seventh in the conference. The Houston, Texas, native had a team-high seven touchdown receptions in 2012. Huff has 1,226 receiving yards and 14 touchdowns in three seasons at Oregon.
Huff will attempt to become the eighteenth student-athlete to win the Biltenikoff Award, and join the likes of Randy Moss, Calvin Johnson, Michael Crabtree, and Larry Fitzgerald as winners of the prestigious award.
The 2013 Biletnikoff Award winner will be presented live on December 12, 2013, on The Home Depot College Football Awards Show to be broadcast from 4:00 - 6:00 p.m. (PT) on ESPN.
Huff and the Ducks open the 2013 season in Autzen Stadium on Aug. 31, playing host to Nicholls at 1 p.m. (PT).