BOWLING GREEN -- Senior running back John Pettigrew was named Mid-American Conference East Division offensive player of the week, the league announced today.
Pettigrew ran for 93 yards and one touchdown on a career-high 29 carries in the Falcons' 21-7 over Buffalo at Crew Stadium on Friday.
Pettigrew added three catches for 31 yards, finishing the game with 124 yards from scrimmage.
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