Redshirt junior linebacker Dylan Conner (Fort Wayne, Ind.) of the Ohio football team has been named the Mid-American Conference Male Scholar-Athlete of the Week, as announced by the league office today. He earned honors for the second time this year, having been named MAC Male Scholar-Athlete of the Week on Dec. 5 as well.
RESULTS & UPCOMING EVENTS
Three-Peat: Ohio Football Fends Off Nevada to Win 23rd Famous Idaho Potato Bowl, Earns Third-Straight Bowl Win
The Ohio football team (7-6, 5-3 MAC) clinched its program-record third-straight bowl win and fifth bowl victory in program history courtesy of a 30-21 triumph over Nevada (7-6, 4-4 MW) in the 23rd Famous Idaho Potato Bowl at this afternoon Albertsons Stadium.
Redshirt senior punter/kickoff specialist Michael Farkas (Mishawaka, Ind.) and redshirt senior placekicker Louie Zervos (Tarpon Springs, Fla.) have both accepted an invitation to compete in the SPIRAL Tropical Bowl, which will be held Jan. 12, 2020, in Daytona Beach, Fla.
Fifteenth-year head coach Frank Solich, senior quarterback Nathan Rourke (Oakville, Ontario, Canada) and redshirt senior safety Javon Hagan (Jacksonville, Fla.) represented the Ohio football team this afternoon at the pre-bowl press conference for the 23rd Famous Idaho Potato Bowl.