B.J. Baylor Recognized By Earl Campbell Tyler Rose Award, Again
TYLER, Texas – B.J. Baylor was named an honorable mention selection for the weekly Earl Campbell Tyler Rose Award, the Tyler Chamber and SPORTyler, announced on Tuesday.
It is the third time this season Baylor has been recognized by the organization, the first on Sept. 14 after a win over Hawai'i and the second Oct. 5 after the Beavers defeated Washington.
Baylor carried the ball 19 times in the Beavers' 42-34 win over Utah, rushing for 152 yards and one touchdown. He ran for a season-long 68-yard carry versus the Utes, and later scored on an 8-yard rush midway through the fourth quarter. Eight of Pac-12 best 10 touchdowns have been at home this season.
To be eligible for recognition, a student-athlete must be an offensive player and meet one of the following criteria: be born in Texas and/or graduate from a Texas high school and/or have played at a Texas-based junior college or currently played at a Texas-based university.
Baylor and the Beavers visit California in a Pac-12 North Division matchup Saturday in Berkeley. Kickoff is slated for 4 p.m. PT. The game will air live on the Pac-12 Network.
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