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Brown is national kickoff returner of the week

Temple football player Matt Brown was named the national kickoff returner of the week by the College Football Performance Awards on Sunday night. The 5-foot-5 junior also garnered honorable-mention honors at running back.

Brown is national kickoff returner of the week

Temple football player Matt Brown was named the national kickoff returner of the week by the College Football Performance Awards on Sunday night. The 5-foot-5 junior also garnered honorable-mention honors at running back.

Brown tied a school record with a 100-yard kickoff return for a touchdown in Friday's 34-16 victory over Kent State.  He also returned two punts for 24 yards and rushed 11 times for 32 more yards.

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Keith Pompey has been an Inquirer reporter since September 2004. He takes over the Sixers beat after covering the Temple men’s basketball team for the past three years and Temple football the past two seasons. Pompey also previously covered the Penn and Drexel men’s basketball team and Villanova football team after initially focusing on high school sports.

Pompey is a native Philadelphian and a University of Pittsburgh graduate. Follow him on Twitter @PompeyOnSixers or reach Keith at kpompey@phillynews.com. Reach Keith at kpompey@phillynews.com.

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