Tuesday July 17, 2012Debose Named to Biletnikoff Award Preseason Watch List
Florida junior wide receiver Andre Debose (Sanford, Fla.) has been named to the 2012 Biletnikoff Award Preseason Watch List, announced by the Tallahassee Quarterback Club Foundation, Inc. on Tuesday.
Debose led the Gators last season with 432 receiving yards and four touchdowns while his 27.0 yards per catch led the SEC and was third-highest in the nation among players with 10-plus catches. He appeared in 12 games in 2011, making four starts, and led UF with 19 kick returns and set a school record with his third career kick return for a touchdown, scoring on a 99-yard return in the Gator Bowl.
The Biletnikoff Award is presented annually to the nation's outstanding college football receiver by the Tallahassee Quarterback Club Foundation, Inc. (TQC). The award recipient is selected by the Biletnikoff Award National Selection Committee, a group of over 180 prominent football journalists, commentators, and receivers with ten semifinalists announced on Nov. 12.