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Published October 16, 2011, 10:24 PM

NDSU's Marcus Williams earns Missouri Valley Special Teams player of the week

Fargo, ND (WDAY TV) -- The 5th ranked Bison are still unbeaten at 6-0 and Marcus Williams has earned another accolade.

Fargo, ND (WDAY TV) -- The 5th ranked Bison are still unbeaten at 6-0 and Marcus Williams has earned another accolade. The Junior Cornerback has been voted the Missouri Valley Special Teams player of the week. Williams stepped in on Saturday for returner Ryan Smith who was battling hamstring issues, and responded by taking the opening kick-off of the 2nd half, 90-yards to the endzone. Putting the Bison in front 31-14. Of course, they went on to win 51-21. It's hard to imagine a better player in FCS right now, In the last 4 games, He's had the 2-touchdown performance against Minnesota, and a trio of key interceptions in the first 2 conference games The coach gave him high praise after his most recent performance.

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