Kooima GPAC Football player of the week on offense

October 05, 2020 11:16am

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Northwestern quarterback Tyson Kooima is this week’s GPAC/Hauff Mid-America Sports Offensive Player-of-the-Week. Kooima, a senior from Hull, Iowa, threw for a career-best five touchdowns in leading Northwestern to a 48-40 win over Dordt on the road. Kooima completed 17-of-27 pass attempts for 290 yards and tossed touchdowns to three different receivers. The senior moved into second place all-time at Northwestern with 82 career touchdown passes. His five touchdown passes is tied for the second most in a single game by a Raider quarterback. Kooima also led the Raiders in rushing with 67 yards. Northwestern has the week off before hosting Concordia on October 17. Kick off will be at 1 pm.