BSU "Big Show" Black Excellence Awards Show


Each year the BSU hosts "The Big Show Excellence Awards", a way to recognize and celebrate the accomplishments of members of the BSU, while also honoring a departed brother, Derrick "Big Show" Silas.

Derrick "Big Show" Silas, a former football student athlete at then-Pikeville College from 2001-2004 and later a staff member.  Big Show is created in being a founding member of the Black Student Union.




Name of Recipients


Funniest Female

Kameko Cospy


Funniest Male

Benjamin Henson

2021 Flyest Female Alexxi Brown
2021 Flyest Male Kenyon Stone
2021 Big Show Legacy Award
2021 Caucasin Brotha
2021 Caucasian Sista
2021 Shadiest (An Award Just For Fun) Alexis Reed
2021 Most Active Female Kameko Cospy
2021 Most Active Male Landon Rosier
2021 Staff Appreciation Awards Adam Llanos (Activities) & Emily Atkinson (Sports Medicine)
2021 Most Recognized Female Athlete Zaria Hollier
2021 Most Recognized Male Athlete Cameron Miller
2021 Professor of the Year Kim Willard
2021 Most Helpful Organization of the Year ACE Program
2021 Alumni Award Tellis Kennedy