CEDAR FALLS, Iowa – The College Performance Awards has named junior running back David Johnson the National Running Back Performer of the Week and named Collin Albrecht to the honorable mention list for Defensive Lineman Performer of the Week, it was announced today.
Johnson was also named the College Sports Madness Missouri Valley Offensive Player of the Week and the MVFC Offensive Player of the Week after his performance against Iowa State.
Albrecht had a standout game against the Cyclones while making his return to the field after sitting out part of last season with an injury. The senior finished the game with six tackles, including two sacks for a loss of 16 yards.
Johnson notched a career high 199 rushing yards against Iowa State and tied the school record for touchdowns in a game with four. He earned his ninth career 100+ rushing game and is now tied for eighth all-time at UNI in career rushing touchdowns with 24 and is tied for sixth in career total touchdowns with 34.