Marshfield, Mass. – After a two touchdown performance in the game of his collegiate career, Dean College football freshman Dequan Brown (Newark, N.J.) has been named Rookie of the Week by the Eastern Collegiate Football Conference (ECFC) it was announced on Monday by the league office.
Brown racked up 65 all-purpose yards in Saturday's loss to Husson and accounted for both Dean scores.
On the first drive of the game, Brown took a pass on fourth down, made a few moves and powered his way into the endzone.
Then, as the game wound down, he bullied his way into the endzone on a three-yard score.
Brown and the rest of the Bulldogs return to action on Saturday when they host Salve Regina in a non-league showdown. Kickoff is slated for 12:00 p.m.