KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Montana Western senior quarterback Bennett Gibson was named the NAIA Offensive Player of the Week this afternoon.
Earlier in the day, the fifth-year senior from Mount Vernon, Washington, was named the Frontier Conference Offensive Player of the Week for directing the Bulldogs to a 42-35 win over Montana Tech on Saturday.
Gibson threw for 365 yards and had a hand in five touchdowns in the victory at Vigilante Field. He threw for three scores and ran for two more.
The Frontier Conference and national honors are the first of Bennett’s career.