Players of the Week - Week One
September 10th, 2019 12:00pm
Rivers had a career day in Slippery Rock's 62-37 win over Wayne State (Mich.).
He completed 23-of-30 passes for 405 yards and six touchdowns. He also added 62 yards rushing on nine attempts with another score, giving him 467 yards of total offense and seven touchdowns on the day.
Peebles was a force on defense in his first collegiate start.
In a 20-13 win over West Florida, he recorded 12 tackles with 3.5 tackles for a loss of 28 yards. Among those tackles for loss were 1.5 sacks. He also added two pass breakups.
Gaines helped control field position in a 35-18 win over Limestone.
Gaines punted 10 times for an average of 46.7 yards per punt. Four punts were downed inside the Limestone 20.