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October 7, 2011

Benford added to another national watch list

COOKEVILLE, Tenn.-- Once again, Golden Eagle wide receiver Tim Benford has received national attention for his performance on the football field. This time, Benford has been named to the Beyond Sports College Network's watch list.

Benford currently leads the Ohio Valley Conference in receiving yards per game (98.4) and is second in receptions per game (6.4) and is eighth in scoring touchdowns (4.8 points per game). He has racked up 492 yards and four touchdowns over the course of five games. Benford is seventh nationally in total receiving yards and eigth in receiving yards per game.

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Benford is one of four OVC players named to the watch list. The BSN also holds a national scouting combine exclusively for players from the FCS,  D-II, D-III, and NAIA leagues of collegiate football.

Adrian Davis CB Jacksonville State

Mike Harris RB Murray State

John Jones OLB Tennessee State

Tim Benford WR Tennessee Tech

Benford has also been recognized by the College Football Performance Awards and the Sports Network as being one of the top players in the Football Championship Subdivision.