CMU's Jonathan Ward named MAC co-offensive player of the week

Posted at 12:48 PM, Oct 07, 2019
and last updated 2019-10-07 19:10:32-04

(WXYZ) — Central Michigan University running back Jonathan Ward has been named the MAC co-offensive player of the week in the Chippewa's 42-16 win over Eastern Michigan on Saturday.

In the game, Ward had 205 all-purpose yards, which broke down in 132 yards rushing on 12 carries and two touchdowns. He had an 86-yard touchdown run in the third quarter, which is the longest by a MAC player this year.

On top of his rushing, he had three catches for 73 yards, including a 64-yard touchdown in the second quarter.