Heinicke, Johnson, Hubbard, Kollmorgen, Stubbs capture FCS honors
September 4, 2012Eastern Indiana Sports
Philadelphia, PA (Sports Network) - Old Dominion quarterback Taylor Heinicke, Coastal Carolina defensive back Dontavious Johnson, Georgia State punter Matt Hubbard, Northern Iowa quarterback Sawyer Kollmorgen and Youngstown State receiver/running back Andre Stubbs have been named The Sports Network FCS National Players of the Week for the season-opening games which ended Sept. 2.
OFFENSIVE PLAYERS OF THE WEEK
Taylor Heinicke, Old Dominion, Sophomore, 6-1, 195, QB, Atlanta, Ga.
Old Dominion totaled 723 yards in its 57-23 win over Duquesne, and Heinicke accounted for 530 yards on his own. After trailing 20-10 at halftime, the Monarchs offense exploded for 47 second-half points. Heinicke broke personal and school game-highs with 492 passing yards and 41 completions, helping the Monarchs tie a program mark for points in a game. Last year's runner-up for the Jerry Rice Award ended the game with four touchdown passes and 38 rushing yards.