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PLAYERS OF THE WEEK
William F. Reed
October 31, 1988
OFFENSE: One week after rushing for 363 yards against Hofstra, Wagner tailback Terry Underwood, a senior, ran for 251 yards and scored four TDs, one on an 82-yard romp, as the Division III Seahawks beat the Merchant Marine Academy 34-7.
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October 31, 1988

Players Of The Week

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OFFENSE: One week after rushing for 363 yards against Hofstra, Wagner tailback Terry Underwood, a senior, ran for 251 yards and scored four TDs, one on an 82-yard romp, as the Division III Seahawks beat the Merchant Marine Academy 34-7.

DEFENSE: Alabama's Derrick Thomas, a senior outside linebacker, had eight tackles, including three sacks and two others for losses, broke up two passes and nailed Penn State quarterback Tony Sacca for a safety as the Tide defeated the Lions 8-3.

SPECIAL TEAMS: Arkansas placekicker Kendall Trainor, a senior, kicked field goals of 29, 46, 23 and 49 yards, extending his string of successful three-point attempts to 15, as the Razorbacks defeated Houston 26-21 for their best start (7-0) since 1982.

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