The Big Ten on Wednesday announced its 2011 Medal of Honor winners. This award goes to a male athlete and a female athlete from each Big Ten school and recognizes a graduating senior who has "demonstrated proficiency in scholarship and athletics."
Five Big Ten football players are among this year's male Medal of Honor winners.
Indiana QB Ben Chappell
Iowa G Julian Vandervelde
Penn State G Stefen Wisniewski
Purdue TE Kyle Adams
Wisconsin T Gabe Carimi
All five players also were named to the Big Ten's fall Academic All-Big Ten team.
Congrats to all the winners.