JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Oct. 16, 2016) – Following each game during the 2016 college football season, ETSU head coach Carl Torbush will announce the Bowman Jewelers Offensive, Defensive and Special Teams Players of the Game, along with the “Show Team Players of the Week” awards.
Below are the recipients from Saturday’s game versus Furman.
OFFENSIVE PLAYERS OF THE GAME
Matt Thompson – RB – Morristown, Tenn.
DEFENSIVE PLAYER OF THE GAME
Joe Pittman – LB – Pell City, Ala.
SPECIAL TEAMS PLAYER OF THE GAME
Adam Mullins – LS – Elizabethton, Tenn.
SHOW TEAM PLAYERS OF THE WEEK
This week Coach Torbush and the Buccaneer coaching staff recognized James (Trey) Gowen III (Charlotte, N.C.) and Kevin McConnell (Hiawassee, Ga.) as the “Show Team Players of the Week.”
Gowen is a 5-foot-10, 181-pound freshman defensive back and McConnell is a 6-foot-7, 291-pound redshirt freshman offensive lineman.
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