Iowa Hawkeyes’ Keith Duncan and D.J. Johnson Honored by the Big Ten

Two great honors for two great Iowa Football Ball Players. Congratulations Keith and D.J.

Special Teams Player of the Week

Keith Duncan, Iowa

Jr., K, Weddington, N.C./Weddington

  • Set a career high with four field goals on four attempts in Iowa’s victory at Iowa State
  • Converted from 25, 40, 42 and 39 yards in the contest, with the final kick proving to be the game-winner with 4:51 left in the fourth quarter
  • Improved to 8-for-8 on field goal attempts this season, including 4-fo-4 on attempts from 40 yards or longer
  • Claims his second career Special Teams Player of the Week honor and first since 2016
  • Last Iowa Special Teams Player of the Week: Riley McCarron (Nov. 21, 2016)

Co-Freshmen of the Week

D.J. Johnson, Iowa

DB, Indianapolis, Ind./North Central

  • Recorded a career-high eight tackles in the Hawkeyes’ victory against Iowa State
  • Notched a team-high seven solo stops
  • Registered two pass breakups, including one on Iowa State’s final drive of the game to preserve Iowa’s win
  • Earns his first career Freshman of the Week award
  • Last Iowa Freshman of the Week: Riley Moss (Oct. 8, 2018)

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