With a team high 10 tackles (six solo), half tackle for loss and a momentum-shifting 58-yard interception, D'Anton Lynn grabbed his second Player of the Game honor this season.
Back up quarterback Matt McGloin also had a strong showing of write-in fan votes. McGloin stepped in for Rob Bolden who was sidelined with an injury and went 6 for 13 (46%) for 76 yards, two touchdowns and an interception.
Here are some fan comments on Lynn's performance:
"I voted for Lynn. His play was solid, and that INT & return was a thing of beauty."
"Had to go with Lynn, his INT completely changed the game."
"I ended up going with Lynn because of his INT and long return. He is really coming into his own this year."
Here is how the voting broke down:
D'Anton Lynn: 31%
Derek Moye: 22%
Silas Redd: 14%
Matt McGloin: 13%
Malcolm Willis: 8%
Rob Bolden: 8%
Brett Brackett: 2%
Evan Royster: 2%
The FOS/Huddle Up Player of the Game Award is the first and only honor given to Penn State football players by Penn State football fans. Voting is exclusively conducted at FightOnState.com after every game.