Corey cited as Player of the Week

Corey cited as Player of the Week
November 8, 2007

Dave Beyer, Sports Information Director
(630) 829-6143

Benedictine University senior defensive end Bob Corey was named as the Illini-Badger Football Conference Co-Defensive "Player of the Week," after leading the Eagles' in last weekend's 7-0 loss to IBFC champion Concordia University (Wis.). The Eagles finished the year at 5-5 overall. Corey had nine total tackles - five solo - and sacked the Falcons' quarterback twice for losses totaling 24 yards. He was key in helping force the run and applying pressure on the CUW signalcallers.


Benedictine University is located in Lisle, Illinois, just 25 miles west of Chicago, and has branch campuses in Springfield, Illinois, and Mesa, Arizona. Founded as a Catholic university in 1887, Benedictine enrolls nearly 10,000 students in 56 undergraduate and 19 graduate programs. Forbes magazine named Benedictine among "America's Top Colleges" for the sixth consecutive year in 2016. Accredited by the Higher Learning Commission (hlcommission.org). For more information, contact (630) 829-6300, admissions@ben.edu or visit ben.edu.