JANUARY  13, 2021 - At the Hilton Omaha Hotel - 1001 Cass St,   OMAHA,  NEBRASKA

 

7th Annual

Outland Trophy Semi-Finalists Announcement Reception

 

 Now - Monday December 7th, 2020

Silent Auction will begin Black Friday November 27th

 

The 7th Annual Outland Semi-Finalists Announcement Reception in Omaha made national news! "LIVE FROM OMAHA NEBRASKA," the Greater Omaha Sports Committee Officially will announce the six - eight Semi-Finalists for this year's Outland Award Trophy.  The 2020 Outland Watch List has been Announced Click here and from this list it was narrowed to 6-8 Semi-Finalist on Monday, December 7th at 7 PM . Doors will open at 6:00 pm. The Reception was Only $15 to attend. The Outland Trophy Award Dinner's emcee, Greg Sharpe, Voice of the Huskers, was again the event's Master of Ceremonies.

The evening plans  include a number of familiar faces in the Omaha Sports Community invited including, Tom Shatel of the Omaha World-Herald, members of the Outland Trophy Award Dinner Committee, Rotary Club of Omaha -Downtown and the Greater Omaha Sports Committee. Husker Greats also were in attendance including Larry Jacobson, Johnny Rodgers, Calvin Jones, Tony Velend and several others. The Outland Dinner Committee would like to Thank our Reception Sponsors Werner Enterprises, Coca-Cola, Coors Light, Dos Equis.

Tickets only - $15. Click Here We are encouraging people to purchase tickets for there will be door prizes through out the night and each ticket includes 2 Beers and a special door prize drawing.

The committee offers a silent auction with exciting items! Bidding begins Online Click Here Black Friday November 27th and will end December 7th the night of the Event. A hint of these items similar to last year include:   Autographed items from the KC Chiefs'; Autographed books by Tom Shatel, Autograph items from Past Outland Winners, Husker Football Players, Creighton Blue Jay,  Nebraska Basketball Tickets; and more.

The Greater Omaha Sports Committee is excited to have this opportunity to recognize these outstanding players that could become the 75th winner of this prestigious trophy, which is the nation's third oldest college football award. The Outland Trophy Award Dinner Sponsored by Werner Enterprises, hosted by Omaha for 23 years, will be presenting the Outland Trophy again this year, Wednesday, January 13th, 2021, at the Hilton Omaha Hotel Downtown in Nebraska. These unsung heroes deserve attention and recognition for their hard work, sweat and blood, poured into battle every Saturday for a game that is won or lost in the trenches. The one that rises to be the Best, the unsung hero, the Outland Winner! This Announcement will lead into ESPN's announcement of the three finalists for the 2020 Outland on Monday, December 14th, and winner is announced on the Home Depot College Football Awards. The Outland Trophy Award Dinner Sponsored by Werner Enterprises will be held in Omaha on Wednesday, January 13, 2021, at the Hilton Omaha Hotel Downtown.

For the 24th consecutive year, Omaha will present the Outland Trophy Award to college football's top interior lineman. This year the Outland Trophy Award Dinner Sponsored by Werner Enterprises and produced by Greater Omaha Sports Committee will be held Wednesday, January 13th, 2021, at 7:00 pm, at the Hilton Omaha Hotel Downtown, 10th & Cass Streets. Tickets are $100.00 and tables of ten sell for $1,000.00, Also appearing at the dinner for the 23rd straight year will be the winners of Nebraska's football senior awards - the Novak Trophy, the Chamberlin Trophy, the Cletus Fischer Native Son Award and the New Cornhusker Award. UNL Football Coaches and UNL Assistant Coaches will be invited to attend, and sponsored by Omaha Downtown Rotary, we will also honor the 7th Tom Osborne Legacy Award recognizing their contributions to College Football and as a    “Winner On and Off the Field”.