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Wyoming’s Wilson named semifinalist for Butkus Award

Oct 19, 2019; Laramie, WY, USA; Wyoming Cowboys linebacker Logan Wilson (30) against the New Mexico Lobos at War Memorial Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Troy Babbitt-UW Media-Athletics

Chicago (Nov.  4, 2019) – The Butkus Foundation announced on Monday the semifinalists for the 35th Annual Butkus Award® honoring the nation’s best linebackers.  A total of 12 collegiate semifinalists and 15 high school semifinalists were announced, and Wyoming’s Logan Wilson was selected as one of the 12 collegiate semifinalists.  Wilson is the only semifinalist from a non-Automonous Five conference team.

 The 12 collegiate semifinalists are:

 Butkus Award 2019 Collegiate Semi-Finalists and College

Logan Wilson, Wyoming

Joe Bachie, Michigan State

Zack Baun, Wisconsin

Jordyn Brooks, Texas Tech

Tae Crowder, Georgia

Jordan Glasgow, Michigan

Jake Hansen, Illinois

Anfernee Jennings, Alabama

Kenneth Murray, Oklahoma

Micah Parsons, Penn State

Isaiah Simmons, Clemson

Evan Weaver, California