JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Oct. 30, 2016) – Following each game during the 2016 college football season, ETSU head coach Carl Torbush announces the Bowman Jewelers Offensive, Defensive and Special Teams Players of the Game, along with the “Effort Play of the Game” and “Show Team Players of the Week” awards.
Below are the recipients from Saturday’s game versus No. 5 The Citadel.
OFFENSIVE PLAYERS OF THE GAME
Drake Powell – WR – Clinton, Tenn.
Haddon Hill – FB – Knoxville, Tenn.
DEFENSIVE PLAYER OF THE GAME
Jeremy Lewis – DB – Lawrenceville, Ga.
SPECIAL TEAMS PLAYER OF THE GAME
Adam Mullins – LS – Elizabethton, Tenn.
EFFORT PLAY OF THE GAME
Sophomore long snapper Adam Mullins (Elizabethton, Tenn.) earned the Effort Play of the Game award … Mullins tracked down wide receiver DeAndre Schoultz on his 55-yard punt return to save a touchdown in the fourth quarter.
SHOW TEAM PLAYERS OF THE WEEK
This week Coach Torbush and the Buccaneer coaching staff recognized Ja’Vonte Williams (Cincinnati, Ohio) and Eddie Gajardo (Greeneville, Tenn.) as the “Show Team Players of the Week.”
Williams is a 5-foot-11, 171-pound freshman defensive back and Gajardo is a 6-foot-6, 291-pound freshman offensive lineman.
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