University of Wyoming senior wide receiver Robert Herron has been selected on the 2013 Biletnikoff Award Preseason Watch List.

The Biletnikoff Award highlights the best wide receiver in college football.  A committee of over 200 college football journalists, commentators, and former wide receivers votes after the season.

Wyoming head coach Dave Christensen said “To be included among the top receivers in the country is a credit to his talent and hard work.  We are expecting Robert to have a big year his senior season.”

Herron is a native of Los Angeles, California.  He had Honorable Mention All-Mountain West Conference honors in 2012.  He picked up 657 yards off 31 receptions in only 8 games.  Robert missed four games last season due to an injury.

In 1996 Wyoming wide receiver Marcus Harris won the Biletnikoff Award.

Cowboy football begins Saturday, August 31st at Nebraska.