Westerkamp, Gates Earn Third Team All-Big Ten

Nebraska receiver Jordan Westerkamp and offensive tackle Nick Gates were both named to All-Big Ten third teams Wednesday.

Westerkamp, a senior, earned the honor from conference coaches.  Gates, a sophomore, received the award from a media panel.

Despite missing most of three games with an injury, Westerkamp led the Huskers with 38 receptions, 526 receiving yards and five touchdown receptions.  The starting left tackle in all 12 games, Gates was part of an offensive line that allowed a league-low 11 sacks.

Tommy Armstrong Jr., Terrell Newby and Cethan Carter earned honorable mentions.