Oct. 24, 2011
ATHENS, Ohio - Junior kicker Matt Weller was selected as the Mid-American Conference East Player of the Week for the fourth time this fall. The College Football Performance Awards also honored Weller with Honorable Mention accolades on Sunday.
Weller (Twinsburg, Ohio) received the awards after he was a perfect 3-for-3, connecting from 24, 27 and 23 yards out in the Bobcats' 37-20 win at Akron. Weller has not missed a field goal from 40 yards or less this season.
He was also 4-for-4 on PATs as he went 3-for-3. On kickoffs, Weller had seven kickoffs for 463 yards (66.1 average) and had one touchback.
The Bobcats return to action on Nov. 2 as they welcome Temple for its first of four mid-week games. Kickoff is set for 8 p.m. inside Peden Stadium. The game can be seen on ESPN.