Sun Devil Wide Receiver Matt Miller Leads The Nation In Yards Per Reception
Jan. 10, 2006
TEMPE, Ariz.- With an average of 23.5 yards per reception this season, Arizona State University senior wide receiver Matt Miller (Mesa, Ariz.) was atop the nation in the category. Following Miller was Texas sophomore Billy Pittman with an average of 22.1 yards per reception. Rounding out the top five were Louisville freshman Mario Urrutia (21.5 ypr), North Carolina State senior receiver Brian Clark (21.5 ypr) and Kent State junior Najah Pruden (20.8 ypr).
This season, Miller tallied 24 receptions for 563 yards and seven touchdowns. He was third on the team in receiving yards and second in receiving touchdowns. In the Insight Bowl, Miller caught five passes for 135 yards and two touchdowns. For the complete list of the nation's leaders in yards per reception click here.