College Football: McElfresh leads Southwestern Athletic Conference in receiving
Brainerd graduate Quinn McElfresh of Mississippi Valley State University leads the Southwestern Athletic Conference in total reception yards, longest reception and yards per reception this season.
Through seven SAC games, McElfresh has 44 receptions for 724 yards and four touchdowns. His yards per reception average is 16.5. His 82-yard reception is the longest in conference play.
Last weekend, the 6-foot-4, 215-pound junior finished with 135 yards on five receptions and three touchdowns in MVSU's 38-21 loss to Texas Southern. His touchdown catches were 19, 36 and 61 yards.
MVSU's most famous alum is Hall of Famer Jerry Rice after whom the Delta Devils' stadium is named.
MVST, 1-4 in the SWAC and 2-7 overall, plays at Alcorn State at 2 p.m. Saturday.