Student-Athlete of the Week

Student-Athlete of the Week

Week of September 12 - September 18, 2016

Brian Khoury - Football

Senior Brian Khoury of the Carnegie Mellon University football team helped the Tartans to a 35-23 victory over Waynesburg on Saturday, September 17. Khoury headed a defense that held the Yellow Jackets to 35 yards on the ground. It marked the first time the Tartans' held an opponent to under 50 yards rushing since 2012 when they held Ohio Wesleyan to 33 yards on the day. Khoury recorded 2.5 sacks for a loss of 13 yards while registering seven tackles, 3.0 for a loss. His 2.5 sacks now gives him 21.5 for his career and ties him for second all-time in school history with Chris Balouris (1987-90). The senior currently ranks second nationally with 4.5 sacks for the season.