Tag: FCS Bowl

EIU's Johnson named MVP in postseason all-star game

EIU's Johnson named MVP in postseason all-star game
Eastern Illinois running back Isaiah Johnson was selected as the National Offensive MVP player in Sunday’s FCS National Bowl played in Daytona Beach. Johnson, the Panthers’ leading rusher this past season, produced 128 total yards on offense in the game. The Clarksville, Tenn. native rushed seven times, gaining 18 yards but had a loss of 14, thus his... Read more »

EIU's Johnson headed to FCS Bowl in Daytona Beach

EIU's Johnson headed to FCS Bowl in Daytona Beach
The leading rusher for Eastern Illinois will participate in the upcoming FCS Bowl in Daytona Beach, Fla. “(It’s) the opportunity to be able to suit up one more time and play another game but in front of scouts that can potentially get us an opportunity at the next level,” Johnson told Prairie State Pigskin. Johnson led... Read more »

Four Illinois FCS players land in postseason all-star game

Four Illinois FCS players land in postseason all-star game
With an eye on getting a look from professional scouts, four players from Illinois football programs will participate in a postseason all-star game held annually in Florida. Two players from Western Illinois and one each from Eastern and Southern are committed to play in the FCS National Bowl, which is scheduled for Dec. 10 at... Read more »
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