With four tackles (two solo), one tackle for loss, one interception, on fumble recovery and an aggressive style of play throughout the game, D'Anton Lynn was honored as the Player of the Game for the Outback Bowl.
Here are some comments from PSU fans on Lynn's performance:
"I voted for Lynn though, he had a couple of key tackles, the pick, and the recovery."
"Giving it to my boy, D'Anton Lynn. Great game from him today."
"Lynn...best defensive performance of the year."
Here is how the voting ended up:
D'Anton Lynn: 54%
Evan Royster: 21%
Devon Still: 20%
Derek Moye: 5%
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.