Drafts, Price honored by Big South Conference after dramatic victoryOctober 4, 2004
By CSU Sports Information
|Sophomore QB Collin Drafts tied the Big South Conference completion record|
CHARLOTTE, N.C. - Charleston Southern sophomore quarterback Collin Drafts and freshman wide receiver Maurice Price were recognized as two of the top performers in the Big South Conference over the weekend, the league announced on Monday.
Drafts was named the Offensive Co-Player of the Week after completing 29-of-42 passes for 330 yards and two touchdowns in CSU's fourth quarter comeback victory over VMI on Saturday. Drafts completed 15-of-18 passes for 167 yards in the fourth quarter, leading the Buccaneers to three consecutive touchdown drives in the 25-24 win. It was CSU's first-ever Big South Conference victory.
Price was a main target of Drafts' in the final quarter, finishing with six receptions for 87 yards, including a 14-yard touchdown grab with :28 remaining in the game. CSU converted a two-point conversion after Price's catch to win the game. Price was tabbed as the league's Freshman Player of the Week for his efforts.