Austin Chesney has held the title of "Biggest Hawkeyes Fan" in the Quad Cities for quite a while. Now he's the Big Ten Conference "Big Fan of the Year".

Duluth Trading Company put on a photo contest to find the Biggest Fan of the Year. The Bettendorf graduate was up against eight other finalist and blew the competition out of the water. Here's his entry:

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The photo he submitted was right after Marshall Koehn kicked a 57-yard game-winning field goal during the Iowa v Pittsburgh game.

    Being the Grand Prize Winner netted Austin:

  • $500 Duluth Trading Company gift card
  • Four tickets to the Big Ten Football Championship game
  • Pre-game VIP hospitality access
  • Two hotel rooms on Saturday night
  • Recognition and presentation with the award at the game
  • Big Ten merchandise prize pack