Fourcade named to Watch List for CFPA FCS National Performer of the Year Trophy
CHARLESTON, S.C. – Nicholls State University quarterback Chase Fourcade, one of the nation’s leaders in passing efficiency, was named to the 2018 midseason watch list for the CFPA FCS National Performer of the Year Trophy, the College Football Performance Awards announced this week.
Fourcade, a native of Metairie, Louisiana, ended the regular season ranked 12th in the FCS in efficiency (148.5) and 13th in points responsible for (15.3). In 11 games, he has thrown 19 touchdowns and only six interceptions, and 2,447 yards at 60.5 completion percentage. A dual-threat quarterback, Fourcade has totaled 488 yards rushing at a 4.8 yard-per-carry average, and his nine rushing touchdowns ranks 34th in the nation.
The 2018 CFPA FCS National Performer of the Year Trophy is a 22-inch K-9 optic crystal tower with eight-inch crystal football on top. All FCS players are eligible for the award. The award winner will be announced January 9, 2019.
Nicholls will be hosting an opening round FCS playoff game for the second straight season as the Colonels take on Pioneer Football League champion San Diego on Saturday, Nov. 24 at 3 p.m. at Manning Field at John L. Guidry Stadium.
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2018 CFPA Midseason FCS National Performer of the Year Trophy Watch List
Daniel Smith (QB), Campbell
James Holland Jr. (RB), Colgate
Derek Kyler (QB), Dartmouth
Pat Kehoe (QB), Delaware
Sam McPherson (RB), Eastern Washington
Quay Holmes (RB), East Tennessee State
Tanner Gueller (QB), Idaho State
Brady Davis (QB), Illinois State
James Robinson (RB), Illinois State
Ra’Quanne Dickens (RB), UIW
Ryan Boyle (QB), Indiana State
Zerrick Cooper (QB), Jacksonville State
Josh Pearson (WR), Jacksonville State
Ben DiNucci (QB), James Madison
Chandler Burks (QB), Kennesaw State
Chris Ferguson (QB), Maine
Dalton Sneed (QB), Montana
Chase Fourcade (QB), Nicholls
Easton Stick (QB), North Dakota State
Eli Dunne (QB), Northern Iowa
John Lovett (QB), Princeton
Devlin Hodges (QB), Samford
Anthony Lawrence (QB), San Diego
Austin Simmons (QB), South Dakota
Taryn Christion (QB), South Dakota State
Daniel Santacaterina (QB), Southeast Missouri State
Joe Carbone (QB), Stony Brook
Tom Flacco (QB), Towson
Jake Maier (QB), UC Davis
Josh Davis (RB), Weber State
Sean McGuire (QB), Western Illinois
Andre Stoddard (RB), Wofford
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