Two NU All-Americans Earn League Sportsmanship Honors

Two University of Nebraska All-Americans were named Big Ten Outstanding Sportsmanship Award winners Tuesday.

Big Ten indoor and outdoor long jump and triple jump champion Tierra Williams earned the women’s award.  Husker wrestler Austin Wilson was NU’s male winner.

Williams, a junior, is in Eugene, Oregon to compete in the NCAA Track and Field Championships, which open Wednesday.  Wilson, a recent UNL grad, will begin classes at the University of Nebraska Medical Center in August.