NASHVILLE — Tusculum quarterback Bo Cordell was named the Tennessee Sports Writers Association’s offensive player of the week on Tuesday.
Cordell passed for a single-game record 596 yards in Tusculum’s 54-41 win over Elizabeth City State on Saturday. His total passing yards in the game was the 15th-best performance in NCAA Division II history.
He currently leads the nation in passer efficiency at 247.7 and ranks fourth in passing yards with 778.
Against Elizabeth City State, Cordell went 31-for-42 with four touchdown passes. He also ran for another TD. With his effort, he became the all-time leader in NCAA Division II career completions with 1,140.