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ASC Players of the Week Announced

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AMERICAN SOUTHWEST CONFERENCE

FOOTBALL PLAYERS OF THE WEEK

(Games of Sept. 10, 2011)

 

CO-OFFENSIVE

Jake Mullin, QB, Jr., McMurry

McMurry junior quarterback Jake Mullin (Burleson, TX / BHS) went 29-for-45 for 371 yards and a touchdown to guide the War Hawks to a 24-21 win on the road over NCAA Division I Texas-San Antonio. Mullin, who also rushed for a score, connected with Delfonte Diamond on a 32-yard pass for the game-winning TD with 19 seconds left.

 

Jair Stover, RB, Sr., East Texas Baptist

East Texas Baptist senior running back Jair Stover (Houston, TX / Katy HS) ran for 112 yards and three touchdowns on just 13 carriers in three quarters to fuel a 54-17 win over Austin College. One of Stover's scoring runs went for 52 yards in the first quarter. He helped the Tigers build up a 51-3 lead after three quarters and set a school record for most points scored at a home game.

 

DEFENSIVE

Will Morris, SS, Sr., McMurry

McMury senior strong safety Will Morris (Katy, TX / New Mexico State) had 10 tackles – eight solo – a forced fumble and a pass break-up to lead the War Hawks to a 24-21 road win over NCAA Division I Texas-San Antonio in front pf 31,634 fans. Morris spearheaded a unit that held UTSA scoreless in the first half and to just one score in the fourth quarter.

 

SPECIAL TEAMS

Chris Williams, ST, Fr., McMurry

McMurry freshman Chris Williams (Abilene, TX / AHS) blocked a punt in the fourth quarter that was recovered by teammate Markell Rice and set up the first of the War Hawks' two go-ahead touchdowns in a 24-21 road win over NCAA Division I Texas-San Antonio. UTSA was on its own 19-yard line at the time of Williams' block. He also had three tackles from his linebacker position.

 
 

OTHER TOP PERFORMANCES

OFFENSE: Mary Hardin-Baylor QB LiDarral Bailey threw for 281 yards and a TD, while running for 78 more yards in a win over UW-La Crosse. . . . Sul Ross State WR Lee Carothers had 10 catches for 134 yards in a win over Bacone. . . . Hardin-Simmons RB Derrick Grant ran for 101 yards and a score to lead a victory against Willamette.

DEFENSE: Mary Hardin-Baylor LB Javicz Jones had 12 tackles – three for loss – and a half-sack in a win over UW-La Crosse. . . . East Texas Baptist LB Randy Rasmussen had a career-high 14 tackles – six solo – in a win over Austin College. . . . Hardin-Simmons DT Undra Hendrix had 11 tackles and a sack in a win over Willamette. . . . Sul Ross State LB Shawn O'Leary had six tackles – 3.5 for loss – and a sack in a victory against Bacone. . . . Howard Payne LB Demetrius Cody had 12 tackles and returned a fumble 75 yards for a score during a loss to Southwestern Assemblies of God. . . . Texas Lutheran DT Klayton Smith had four tackles, a sack, forced fumble and a fumble recovery in a loss to Trinity. . . . Mississippi College LB Dillon Causey had 11 tackles – six solo – in a loss to Belhaven.

SPECIAL TEAMS: Mary Hardin-Baylor PK/P Chad Peevey hit two field goals, three extra-points and averaged 43.7 yards per punt. . . . East Texas Baptist KR Kwame Spikes returned two kickoffs for 150 total yards. . . . Howard Payne P Cote Schacherl averaged 51.8 yards on four booms. . . . Texas Lutheran P Dillon Koop averaged 40.8 yards on nine punts.

 

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2011 ASC FOOTBALL PLAYERS OF THE WEEK REVIEW

 

OFFENSIVE

Week 1 (Sept. 1-3)   Travis Tatsch, WR, Sr., Hardin-Simmons
Week 2 (Sept. 10)    (co) Jake Mullin, QB, Sr., McMurry

(co) Jair Stover, RB, Sr., East Texas Baptist

DEFENSIVE

Week 1 (Sept. 1-3)   Peter Ford, LB, So., Louisiana College

Week 2 (Sept. 10)    Will Morris, SS, Sr., McMurry

SPECIAL TEAMS

Week 1 (Sept. 1-3)   Allen Cain, PK, Jr., Texas Lutheran

Week 2 (Sept. 10)    Chris Williams, ST, Fr., McMurry

 

 

TEAM NOTES
(Submitted by conference Sports Information Directors)

 

TEXAS LUTHERAN: The Bulldogs dropped to 1-1 on the season with a 43-14 loss at Trinity University...TLU fell behind 20-0 in the first quarter...The Bulldogs have lost 12 consecutive road games, dating back to the 2008 season...TLU's Brent Peavy rushed for his first career TD during the loss...Trinity avenged a 42-14 loss to TLU in 2010...The Bulldogs have not won a road game at Trinity since 1976...TLU travels to East Texas Baptist for next Saturday's 6 p.m. game in Marshall.

 

MARY HARDIN-BAYLOR: The Cru stretched its regular season home winning streak to 20 in a row with the win over UWL. Damian Davis caught eight passes for 117 yards. The Cru rolled up 511 yards of total offense in the game.

 

HARDIN-SIMMONS: HSU went 2-0 in non-league play for the second straight year. Jamal Agbor and Undra Hendrix both set career bests with 11 tackles each. Derrick Grant had his eighth career 100-yard rushing game and he went over the 2,000-yard mark for his career. Taylor Byrd has now won seven straight starts. Lee Grounds has three interceptions on the season and the Cowboys have picked off five passes. HSU is giving up just 69.5 yards per game through the air.

 

SUL ROSS STATE: The Lobos got their first win of the season defeating Bacone College 13-12 at the Mustang Bowl in Sweetwater, TX. Sul Ross is now 1-1 on the season as they travel to Brownwood, TX to begin conference play against Howard Payne University on September 17th.

 

HOWARD PAYNE: Howard Payne linebacker Demetrius Cody returned a fumble 75 yards for a TD giving the Jackets a 15-14 lead with 1:17 left only to have Southwestern Assemblies of God University drive 63 yards and score to take the game 15-21. Cody had 12 tackles (2.5 for loss) to go along with his fumble recovery and TD. HPU QB Marcus McAdoo was 6 of 10 passing for 119 yards and a TD.

 

MISSISSIPPI COLLEGE: The Mississippi College football team had a fourth quarter comeback come up just short as they fell to Belhaven for the first time in school history, 35-31 on Saturday night. The Blazers went ahead 35-17 mid-way through the third quarter before the Choctaws would score 14 unanswered points and have two drives to take the lead in the fourth quarter. The Choctaws will open conference play this week when they host Hardin-Simmons at 6:00 p.m. on Saturday night. The last time the Cowboys came to Clinton, the Choctaws snapped a 12-game losing streak against HSU with a 39-34 victory. Last season the Cowboys returned the favor with a 45-10 win in Abilene.

 

EAST TEXAS BAPTIST: The 54 points in Saturday's game against Austin College were the most scored by an ETBU team at home in the history of Ornelas Stadium.

 
 

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Sep. 23: All times Eastern
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at Framingham State 50, Massachusetts Maritime 7
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Muhlenberg 56, at Juniata 40
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at Dean 25, Becker 10
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Salisbury 27, at TCNJ 7
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MIT 38, at Catholic 21
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Merchant Marine 56, at Maine Maritime 31
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at Hobart 34, Endicott 17
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at Morrisville State 44, Nichols 22
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at Delaware Valley 27, Stevenson 7
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at Albright 9, Widener 7
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Christopher Newport 16, at Montclair State 8
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at Westminster (Pa.) 41, Bethany 14
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Middlebury 41, at Bowdoin 14
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Williams 24, at Colby 7
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Amherst 36, at Hamilton 6
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Ursinus 35, at Moravian 17
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Trinity (Conn.) 51, at Bates 0
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at LaGrange 38, Brevard 28
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Geneva 33, at Thiel 24
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at Plymouth State 37, Mass-Dartmouth 7
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Kean 28, at Southern Virginia 14
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Frostburg State 24, at Rowan 10
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Union 17, at Curry 14
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at Carnegie Mellon 37, Thomas More 17
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Lycoming 44, at King's 41
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at Western New England 21, Husson 14
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Johns Hopkins 41, at Dickinson 10
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at DePauw 51, Wooster 24
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at Ohio Wesleyan 37, Allegheny 21
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Wesley 66, at William Paterson 0
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Huntingdon 31, at Ferrum 28
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at Buffalo State 33, RPI 21
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Mount St. Joseph 31, at Manchester 14
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Worcester State 34, at Westfield State 10
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Coast Guard 13, at Norwich 9
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Wittenberg 48, at Kenyon 11
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at Martin Luther 34, Greenville 20
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at Wartburg 30, Washington U. 20
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at Gustavus Adolphus 51, Hamline 7
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Augsburg 48, at Carleton 28
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at Bethel 64, St. Olaf 7
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at Central 52, Nebraska Wesleyan 27
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Simpson 38, at Coe 33
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Wheaton (Ill.) 40, at Elmhurst 15
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St. Norbert 66, at Grinnell 13
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Hardin-Simmons 63, at Howard Payne 3
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Southwestern 37, at Louisiana College 34
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Monmouth 26, at Macalester 0
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at Cornell 55, Beloit 36
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at Brockport 28, Utica 14
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at Hartwick 24, St. John Fisher 21
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at UW-La Crosse 41, Carroll 6
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at St. Scholastica 37, Minnesota-Morris 3
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at George Fox 44, UW-Eau Claire 0
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at Western Connecticut 37, Salve Regina 23
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at UW-Stevens Point 41, Adrian 28
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at Wesleyan 24, Tufts 17
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at Averett 35, Methodist 6
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at Berry 28, Centre 14
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at Case Western Reserve 56, Waynesburg 21
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at Grove City 24, St. Vincent 14
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at Mary Hardin-Baylor 50, Texas Lutheran 7
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Carthage 55, at Augustana 14
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Chicago 28, at Illinois College 7
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at Sul Ross State 35, McMurry 7
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Lake Forest 42, at Lawrence 26
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at East Texas Baptist 79, Belhaven 40
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Arizona Christian 56, at Whittier 38
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Delaware Valley at FDU-Florham
Sep. 23: All times Eastern
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at Delaware Valley 27, Stevenson 7
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Wesley 66, at William Paterson 0
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at Alfred 45, Rochester 7
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Johns Hopkins 41, at Dickinson 10
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Frostburg State 24, at Rowan 10
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at Heidelberg 47, John Carroll 21
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at Mount Union 55, Baldwin Wallace 7
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Wittenberg 48, at Kenyon 11
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Hardin-Simmons 63, at Howard Payne 3
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North Central (Ill.) 51, at Millikin 21
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Wheaton (Ill.) 40, at Elmhurst 15
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at St. Thomas 20, St. John's 17
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at Brockport 28, Utica 14
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at Case Western Reserve 56, Waynesburg 21
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at Illinois Wesleyan 18, North Park 0
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at UW-Platteville 56, Lakeland 22
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at Mary Hardin-Baylor 50, Texas Lutheran 7
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Delaware Valley at FDU-Florham