UTEP quarterback named honorable mention for National Player of the Week
El Paso, TX — UTEP’s Jameill Showers earned a spot on the Earl Campbell Tyler Rose Award National Player of the Week Honorable Mention list for the fifth week of the collegefootball season.
The quarterback established career-highs for passing attempts (43), completions (26), yardage (365) and passing touchdowns (five) against Colorado State. The junior is the first UTEP player to throw for five TDs since Trevor Vittatoe against NM State in 2010. Showers is also one of nine UTEP quarterbacks to throw for five TDs in a game. He joins former Miners Brooks Dawson, Sammy Garza, Howard Gasser, Bob Laraba, Jordan Palmer, John Rayborn, Billy Stevens and Vittatoe.
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