Miller Named to Preseason Watch List

July 16, 2013

BOISE, Idaho - Boise State redshirt junior wide receiver Matt Miller has been named to the 2013 Biletnikoff Award Preseason Watch List, awarded annually to the nation's most outstanding wide receiver.

A list of 10 semifinalists for the Biletnikoff Award will be announced Nov. 18, and three finalists will be announced Nov. 25. The award will be presented live at the Home Depot College Football Awards Show Dec. 12, on ESPN.

Miller was named All-Mountain West Second Team in 2012 after leading Boise State in each of the three major receiving categories. He caught 66 passes - the eighth-most in Boise State single-season history - for 759 yards and five touchdowns.

His receiving yardage total ranked fifth in the MW, and his receptions per game average (5.08) ranked fourth in the league.

Miller has 128 career receptions in just two seasons, already the 12th-most in school history.

A complete list of Boise State's preseason watch list candidates can be found below:

Broncos on Watch Lists
DE Demarcus Lawrence - Bronko Nagurski Trophy, Lombardi Award
LT Charles Leno, Jr. - Outland Trophy, Lombardi Award
TE Gabe Linehan - Mackey Award
WR Matt Miller - Biletnikoff Award

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