RUSSELLVILLE, AR (ECUTIGERS.COM) – East Central University football senior Caleb Holley has been named the Great American Conference Offensive Player of the Week for his efforts against Northwestern Oklahoma State (Oct. 19).
Holley set an ECU record for receiving yards in a single game with 224. He had 212 at the half and had already broken the school record, set in 1969, of 183 by Dave Davis. He also tied the single game record for receiving touchdowns with three. In the first half, he helped the Tigers to 552 total yards, 418 receiving. He caught a 54-yard touchdown to start the second quarter.
The Tigers (3-3, 3-3 GAC) will now hit the road to face Southwestern Oklahoma State, Saturday, Oct. 26 at 6 p.m.