The junior linebacker ended up with 33 percent of the vote, in what was a tight race. Hodges edged out defensive tackle Jordan Hill who got 21 percent of the fan vote, receiver Derek Moye with 19 percent, punter/kicker Anthony Fera with 17 percent and running back Silas Redd with 10 percent.
Some of the fan comments on Hodges' performance included:
"He was all over the place and made some really nice plays."
"For me it was a toss up between Hodges and Hill but I went with Hodges. He was in on a bunch of plays."
"Hodges was very active and gets my vote."
The FOS Player of the Game honor is the first and only award given to Penn State players by Penn State fans. Voting is exclusively conducted on FightOnState.com after every PSU football game.