Kupp named as Jerry Rice Award winner
EWU's Cooper Kupp, seen here hauling in the Eagles' first touchdown last Saturday against Jacksonville State, has been selected by The Sports Network as the recipient of the Jerry Rice Award given to the top freshman in FCS football.
Bursting onto the scene with the best season by a freshman wide receiver in NCAA Football Championship Subdivision history, EWU receiver Cooper Kupp has been selected by The Sports Network as the recipient of the Jerry Rice Award given to the top freshman in FCS football.
The award was presented Monday, Dec. 16 at The Sports Network's FCS Awards Banquet and Presentation in Philadelphia.
"It's a great honor to receive an award named after the best receiver of all-time," Kupp said. Kupp's parents traveled to Philadelphia to accept the award for their son who is preparing for Saturday's FCS...
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