Bulldog Brock Bowers Named Biletnikoff Award Semifinalist Again
ATHENS, Ga. --- Georgia junior tight end Brock Bowers has been named one of 10 semifinalists for the Biletnikoff Award for the second year in a row given to college football’s outstanding receiver at any position, according to an announcement from the Tallahassee Quarterback Club (TQC) Foundation, Inc., Monday.
Bowers, a native of Napa, Calif., is one of five players from the Southeastern Conference on the list. Bowers is already a Rotary Lombardi Award finalist and a semifinalist for the Maxwell and Mackey awards.
Three finalists will be announced on Nov. 28 and the Biletnikoff Award winner will be announced during The Home Depot ESPN College Football Awards on Dec. 8.
Bowers has a team-high 661 receiving yards on 51 catches and six receiving touchdowns in only nine games during Georgia’s undefeated start. He also has six carries for 28 yards and a score on the ground. Bowers has 10 100-yard receiving games in his career and has led the Bulldogs in receiving four games this year.
No. 1 Georgia (11-0, 8-0 SEC) concludes its regular season at Bobby Dodd Stadium in Atlanta versus Georgia Tech (6-5, 5-3 ACC) on Saturday. ABC will televise the matchup at 7:30 p.m.