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Jeff Bender
Position: Hall of Fame Class of 2002
Other Position: Football; 1988-91
Jeff Bender
Courtesy: CMU Athletic Communications
Release: 09/28/2007
One of the premier quarterbacks in CMU history... guided four Chippewa teams to a combined 26-13-6 record, including a Mid-American Conference championship in 1990... was the 1988 MAC Freshman of the Year and its MVP... named the league's Offensive Player of the Year in 1990... was a first-team Academic All-America in 1991 and first-team All-MAC in 1990...set Chippewa records for passing yards (6,528), pass attempts (960), pass completions (502), passing touchdowns (38) and total offense (6,518 yards)... a native of Newberry.