University at Buffalo receiver Ron Willoughby has been named to the Biletnikoff Award Watch List, the Tallahassee Quarterback Club Foundation announced in Florida. The Biletnikoff Award goes annually to the top receiver in college football. There are 48 receivers in the nation on the initial watch list.
Willoughby, a senior from Ohio, had 50 catches last season for 771 yards and nine touchdowns. He was a third-team All-Mid-American Conference selection and also was named to the Academic All-MAC team. His TD total tied for second in the MAC. Willoughby is one of seven MAC receivers on the list. More receivers typically are added to the list during the season.