Great West: North Dakota and South Dakota Football Players Honored
10-02-2011 04:10 PM
North Dakota's Jake Miller and Dan Hendrickson and South Dakota's Kevin Robb have been named Great West Conference Football Players of the Week.Miller is the first football athlete in Great West history to be named Player of the Week three straight weeks as he again won the offensive honor after posting his third consecutive 100-yard rushing effort during the 24th-ranked Fighting Sioux's 26-20 win at No. 19/17 Southern Utah. Hendrickson, Miller's teammate, led the Sioux defense on Saturday with 13 tackles, including eight solo stops, on his way to Defensive Player of the Week. Robb won the special teams award after the Coyote placekicker connected on three field goals and three PATs in USD's 30-0 victory over Lindenwood.