UTEP football’s Michael Edwards was named to the Biletnikoff Award Watch List on Tuesday. The award is presented annually to the nation’s outstanding college football receiver by the Tallahassee Quarterback Club Foundation, Inc. (TQC).
Edwards ranks 18th nationally in receiving yards (455), 27th in yards per game (91) and is tied for 66th in receptions per game (5.40 avg.).
Edwards (130) is coming off of his second straight 100-yard receiving game and his third in a UTEP uniform at East Carolina. He posted 151 yards at Wisconsin. He has had 27 receptions for 455 yards and has scored three times.
The list will be narrowed to 10 on Nov. 12 and the winner will be announced on Dec. 6. For more information visit www.biletnikoffaward.com .