Johnson named HCAC POW
Johnson named Heartland Conference Co-Offensive Player of the WeekSeptember 17, 2001
|Bluffton College sophomore running back Jovan Johnson (Columbus, Ohio/West H.S.) has been named the Heartland Conference Co-Offensive Player
of the Week thanks to his efforts in Bluffton's 23-20 last second victory over Thiel
In his first collegiate start at running back, Johnson rushed for 168 yards and a touchdown on 35 carries, and not once lost yardage on a carry. In addition, he caught two passes for 16 yards, returned three kickoffs for 70 yards and returned two punts for nine yards.
Last season as a freshman Johnson started at wide receiver, where he remained for the first two games of this season before making the switch to running back.