The College Football Performance Awards gave sophomore tight end Jonnu Smith its Tight End Performer of the Week honor after Smith caught nine passes for 127 yards, including a 41-yard touchdown in FIU’s 34-3 win over Wagner on Saturday night.
Junior defensive end Michael Wakefield received honorable mention for Defensive Lineman Performer of the Week after recovering two fumbles, causing a fumble, getting a sack and blocking two passes.
FIU’s Sept. 20 home game against Louisville (Fox Sports 1) will start at 3:30 p.m., Conference USA announced Monday.
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