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Moeaki earns Big Ten Honor


IOWA CITY (KWWL) -- Iowa tight end Tony Moeaki has been named Big Ten Offensive Player of the week following his performance in Iowa's 30-28 win over Michigan. He becomes the sixth Hawkeye to be named Big Ten Player of the Week this season.

Moeaki, a 6-4, 250-pound senior, caught six passes for 105 yards and two touchdowns. He had scoring receptions of 34 and 42 yards. He returned to the lineup against Michigan after having been out of action for three games with an ankle injury. The Big Ten honor is his first.

The Wheaton, IL native was also named national Tight End of the Week by the College Football Performance Award committee. Moeaki was also named by as the Big Ten Offensive Player of the Week.

Online reporter Mark Woodley 

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