Bluffton University linebacker Ben Kaufman (Ottawa, Ohio/Ottawa-Glandorf) led the Beavers defense in a 37-34 triple overtime win over Rose-Hulman Saturday and has been named the Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference Football Player of the Week on defense.
The senior tallied 16 tackles, including 10 solo tackles, and forced a fumble in the nail biting win.
Bluffton (4-2, 3-1 HCAC) will welcome Hanover to campus for a 1:30 PM kickoff Saturday.
|HCAC Football Defensive
||Joe Maldonado, Bluffton University
|Week 2||Stephen Coble, Manchester University|
|Week 3||John Burt, Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology|
|Week 4||Grant DePalma, Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology|
|Week 5||Andy Dalton, Hanover College|
|Week 6||Ben Kaufman, Bluffton University|