In a game that had several offensive questions emerge, Tony Hunt was a major bright spot for the Penn State football team. Hunt led all rushers on both teams, having an impressive showing despite the sloppy weathers and sub-par field conditions.
With 135 yards on 24 attempts, Tony Hunt
average 5.6 yards per carry. Through the first four games Hunt has 388 yards on 68 carries and two touchdowns. He has also caught the ball nine times for 72 yards.
This is the second time Hunt has been honored as the Player of the Game, he also won the award for the Youngstown State clash.
Through the first four 2006 clashes here are each the Nittany Nation's FOS Player of the Game recipients.
Akron: Dan Connor (13 tackles and two sacks)
Notre Dame: Jordan Norwood (six catches for 92 yards)
Youngstown State: Tony Hunt (18 carries for 143 yards and one TD)
Fight On State is the exclusive home of the FOS Player of the Game Award, the first and only given to a Penn State football player by the fans of the Nittany Nation. Each week voting is conducted on the FightOnState.com Audibles message board.