Bailey a Biletnikoff Award finalist

Written by Jenn Menendez on .

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. -- Receiver Stedman Bailey was named one of three finalists for the prestigious Biletnikoff Award for the nation's outstanding receiver on Monday along with USC's Marqise Lee and Baylor's Terrance Williams.

Bailey, who has has 20 touchdowns for West Virginia this season, 88 catches and 1,260 receiving yards, said Coach Dana Holgorsen told him at practice.

"Coach Holgorsen pulled me off to the side during practice and whispered it in my ear," said Bailey. "I automatically got excited, because it is a tremendous honor. It is a blessing to have my name with the other two finalists."


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