FB: Illinois' Dimke Named "Star of the Week" by Groza Award

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Illinois' Derek Dimke was named one of three "Stars of the Week" by the Lou Groza Collegiate Place Kicker Award. Dimke was the kicking star in Illinois' 33-13 victory at Penn State Saturday, the first ever win by the Fighting Illini in Happy Valley. The junior from Rockford, Illinois, was a perfect four-for-four, connecting from 31, 37, 41 and 50 yards to improve his season total to 10 of 11 field goal attempts. He is 15-of-16 in his career at Illinois. Dimke added three PATs to improve to 12-of-12 this season. He has never missed an extra point try, and leads the team in scoring with 42 points.

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