Luis Perez named LSC Offensive Player of the Week after six-touchdown performance – LINK
RICHARDSON– Texas A&M University-Commerce quarterback Luis Perez has been named the Lone Star Conference Offensive Player of the Week after his six touchdown performance against Eastern New Mexico. The award was announced Monday by the conference office.
Perez– a senior from Chula Vista, Calif.–had one of the best showings of his career in his three quarters of action in the No. 3 Lions 51-22 win over ENMU. He went 20-for-24 for 357 yards and five touchdown passes. He also ran for a six-yard touchdown in the game. Perez did the majority of his damage in the first half, throwing 16-for-18 for 328 yards and 5 TDs in the first half. Perez threw passes of 25+ yards to five different receivers, including three touchdown passes of more than 50 yards. Perez has thrown nine touchdowns in his last two games and has a completion percentage of 70 percent so far this year.
Perez and the No. 3 Lions are 3-0 on the season and 1-0 in conference play. The team returns to action on Saturday on the road against Texas A&M-Kingsville. The game will be played at 7 p.m. at Javelina Stadium in Kingsville.
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