Tigers Kicker Earns Top Weekly C-USA Honor - WMC Action News 5 - Memphis, Tennessee

Jarvis Greer

Tigers Kicker Earns Top Weekly C-USA Honor

.once again, it's Vinny, Vinny, Vinny, to the Rescue for the Memphis Tigers.

U of M Placekicker Vinny Zaccario is named Conference USA Special Teams Player of the Week for his effort agains UAB last Thursday in Birmingham.

Zaccario PERFECT on all his kicks against the Blazers, going 2 for 2 on Field Goals and hitting all 3 extra point tries..

The Piece de Resistance...a 25 yard Game winning Field Goal with time running out in the Tigers 33-to-30 victory.

Vinny, a recruited walkon from Tampa, Florida, says his new found celebrity on the field is tranferring well to life on Campus.

Zaccario and the Tigers next face a Friday Night Home Date against Old Rival Louisville at the Liberty Bowl.

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