Written By: NM State Athletic Dept.
LAS CRUCES, N.M. - New Mexico State wide receiver Taveon Rogers has been added to the 2011 Biletnikoff Watch List. The award is named for Fred Biletnikoff, the Florida State University All-America receiver and a Pro-Football Hall of Famer. The award has been given out for the past 16 years.
Rogers has caught 14 passes for 249 yards and four touchdowns, leading the Aggies. He has also tallied 494 all-purpose yards including 255 kick return yards. Rogers leads the Aggies in scoring with four touchdown receptions and one kick return for a touchdown.
The recipient of the 2011 Biletnikoff Award will be announced live on ESPN on The Home Depot College Football Awards on Thursday, December 8th. The Biletnikoff Award Presentation Banquet will be held at the University Center Club at Florida State University in Tallahassee, Florida, on Saturday, February 11, 2012.