MEAC Football Players of the Week – Week 12
Norfolk State quarterback Juwan Carter and North Carolina A&T State quarterback Lamar Raynard were selected as the Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference (MEAC) Co-Offensive Players of the Week, the conference announced today. Bethune-Cookman’s Tydarius Peters was named Defensive Player of the Week while Morgan State’s Josh Miles received Offensive Lineman of the Week honors. DJ Gollat Jr. of Morgan State was named Rookie of the Week while Bethune-Cookman’s Uriel Hernandez and Florida A&M’s Chris Faddoul were tabbed as Co-Specialists of the Week.
CO-OFFENSIVE PLAYERS OF THE WEEK
Juwan Carter Norfolk State QB 6-0 | 175 | So. | Richmond, Va.
Carter completed 28-of-44 passes for 467 yards and three touchdowns in Norfolk State’s conference finale on Saturday. The sophomore finished with 482 yards of total offense as he topped all MEAC quarterbacks this past weekend in passing yardage and tied for touchdown passes (3).
Lamar Raynard North Carolina A&T State QB 6-4 | 195 | R-Sr. | High Point, N.C.
Raynard closed out his final Aggie/Eagle Classic in style as he completed 16-of-23 passes for 257 yards and two touchdowns. He had nine carries for 78 yards as he finished with 335 yards of total offense.
DEFENSIVE PLAYER OF THE WEEK
Tydarius Peters Bethune-Cookman DB 6-0 | 190 | Jr. Jayess, Miss.
Peters was named the Florida Blue Florida Classic MVP after tallying 12 tackles, including a game-high eight solo stops. He also collected a pair of interceptions, returning one 90 yards in the closing seconds of the game for the game-sealing touchdown. Peters also had one tackle behind the line of scrimmage for three yards.