LANCASTER, Pa. - C.J. Billera (Allentown, Pa./Emmaus), a freshman on the McDaniel football team, has been named the Centennial Conference (CC) Special Teams Player of the Week for the week of Sept. 5.
Billera made his debut for the Green Terror (1-0) with a bang, racking up 169 all-purpose yards. Of those yards, 158 came in the return game.
As part of his 94 punt-return yards, he took a third-quarter punt back 90 yards for his first collegiate touchdown. He added 64 yards on four kickoff returns in the squad's 52-37 victory over St. Vincent.
McDaniel returns to action in the CC opener at Moravian on Saturday. Game time is 1 p.m.