Duvernois Named Big Ten Special Teams Player of the Week

Illinois punter Justin Duvernois has been named Big Ten special teams player of the week for his performance against Washington at Soldier Field. Duvernois had five punts for a 45.2 yard average. Three times his punts gave the Huskies a starting field position inside the twenty yard line; once inside the ten yard line. He had three punts of over 50 yards. Including a career high 57 yarder. Duvernois is the second Illini player this season to be named a Big Ten player of the week. Quarterback Nathan Scheelhause was named the Big Ten offensive player of the week September 2.

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