Heban, Roberts Prepare for Illinois
Oct. 25, 2012
BLOOMINGTON, Ind. - For the second straight week Greg Heban started at safety and earned Indiana's defensive player of the week honors at Navy. Heban set career-highs with 13 tackles and nine solo stops with one tackle for loss against the Midshipmen.
He leads the team with 48 stops, 35 solo, with 4.5 tackles for loss (third on team), his team-leading two interceptions (24 yards) and seven passes broken up (tied for first). Heban's nine passes defended are tied for fourth in the Big Ten and his two picks share fifth.
The Muncie, Ind., native talked to IUHoosiers.com's Jeremy Gray following practice:
Roberts carded his seventh career rushing touchdown at Navy, from three yards out, rushed for 50 yards on nine carries (5.6 average) and caught two passes for 12 yards. He is second on the team with 233 yards, 59 attempts and three touchdowns.
The Bloomington North graduate also talked to IUHoosiers.com's Jeremy Gray following practice:
Saturday's kickoff at Illinois is set for 11 a.m. CDT/noon EDT at Memorial Stadium (60,670; FieldTurf) and BTN will broadcast the game.
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