NORFOLK, Va. | Florida A&M University quarterback Ryan Stanley and tight end Kamari Young picked up Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference (MEAC) weekly honors, the conference announced on Monday.
Stanley, who broke Quinn Gray’s career passing mark against South Carolina State on Saturday, was tabbed the Co-Offensive Player of the Week, while Young, who caught the game-winning touchdown against the Bulldogs, earned Rookie of the Week honors.
Congrats to @ryanstan_ for being named @MEACSports Co-Offensive Player of the Week and Kamari Young for being tabbed Rookie of the Week #FangsUp #FAMU #strikestrikestrikeagain #WeAreFAMU #FAMULY pic.twitter.com/TjIsoAuF1S— FAMU Athletics (@FAMUAthletics) October 14, 2019
Young caught two passes in Saturday’s win over South Carolina State, including the 19-yard game-winning pass from Stanley with just over a minute remaining to snap the Rattlers’ 14-game losing streak to the Bulldogs.
Florida A&M, which received votes in the STATS FCS Top 25 and FCS Coaches Poll, plays host to No. 10/11 North Carolina A&T State on Saturday. Kickoff from Bragg Memorial Stadium is set for 6 p.m. and will be streamed live on ESPN3.
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