Austin Lopez Named Mountain West Special Teams Player Of The Week

Austin Lopez is the first Spartan this season to receive Mountain West Player of the Week honors.
Oct. 6, 2014

Colorado Springs, Colo.----- San José State University placekicker Austin Lopez who kicked four field goals in the Spartans' 33-10 win over UNLV on October 4 is the Mountain West Conference Special Teams Player of the Week.

A junior from Euless, Texas, Lopez converted attempts of 32, 33, and 47, twice, after missing from 28 yards to tie the San José State single-game record that he shares with Jens Alvernik. He also made all three of his extra-point attempts in the win.

His four field goals are the most by a Mountain West kicker this season and led to Lopez setting San Jose State career records for field goals (46), points scored (242) and kick scoring points (242).