VERMILLION, S.D. — University of South Dakota senior quarterback Chris Streveler has been named offensive player of the year in the Missouri Valley Football Conference.

Streveler led the Coyotes to a 7-4 record and the program’s first appearance in the NCAA Football Championship Subdivision playoffs.

Streveler is from Crystal Lake, Illinois. The transfer from the University of Minnesota leads FCS this season in total offense at 385 yards per game, ranks third in total touchdowns with 33 and is the nation’s eighth-leading passer at 322 yards per game. He also broke several USD records.

Streveler also is among 25 finalists for the Walter Payton Award, given each year to the FCS offensive player of the year.