NASHVILLLE, Tenn. – Tennessee State senior Michael German was named BOXTOROW National Player of the Week for his role in TSU’s, 31-27, win at Austin Peay.
German finished the game 30-of-46 for a career-high 395 yards, 287 in the second half, and led the comeback with four second-half touchdowns.
The senior signal caller is leading the Ohio Valley Conference in passing (264.8 y/g) and is second in touchdowns through the air (16).
The Pampano Beach, Fla. native became TSU’s all-time leader in completions with an 18-yard throw to Hall in the second quarter. He now has 627. German is also third all-time in touchdown passes with 58.
German and the rest of the Tigers are off this week, but will take on Murray State Nov. 22.