Bulldogs wide receiver honored

University of Redlands senior wide receiver Brian Putman was named to the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA) Academic All-America Second Team for the College Division.
 
After being named to the Academic All-District First Team, Putman gains his All-America honor on the heels of a record-setting season at Redlands.  He broke the school record for receptions in a season with 77 catches while leading the team in various other categories.  He racked up a team-leading 1033 receiving yards for an average of 114.8 yards per game.  In addition, he broke through the opponents’ goal line on 12 occasions to account for nearly one-half of the team’s receiving touchdowns.  He also ranked first among the Bulldogs in all-purpose yards.
 
Putman currently sits 10th in Division III in catches per game and 11th in receiving yards per game. 
 
His best game was the fourth-best total in school history for receiving yards in a single game with 212 yards on 11 catches on Oct. 3. 
 
This accounting major owns a cumulative GPA of 3.91 and has landed on the Dean’s List three times. 
 
For a complete list of the CoSIDA Academic All-America honorees, please log onto www.cosida.com.