YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio (WKBN) – A pair of Youngstown State Penguins have received Missouri Valley Football Conference player of the week honors after a 44-41 overtime win over UIW.
Running back Jaleel McLaughlin was named Co-Offensive Player of the Week and kicker Colt McFadden is the Special Teams Player of the Week.
McLaughlin finished with 288 all-purpose yards and two touchdowns on the night.
McFadden hit three field goals in the win. including a walk-off 27-yard field goal. It was the Penguins’ first overtime winning field goal since 1998.
YSU travels to Michigan State this Saturday for a 12 p.m. kickoff.