Shannon earns second Defensive Player of the Week nod

Andrew Shannon

BIRMINGHAM, Ala.—Andrew Shannon, a 6-0, 209-pound junior defensive back from Trussville, Ala., has been selected the SCAC Football Defensive Player of the Week for games played Saturday, November 6, the league office announced today.

Shannon totaled a team-high nine tackles (six solo) while intercepting three passes and returning one 38 yards for a touchdown in the Panthers' 41-19 win at Rhodes.

This is Shannon's second Defensive POW honor this season after earning the same award back on Oct. 18.

The Panthers wrap up the 2010 season at home this Saturday, facing Millsaps at 1 p.m. in Panther Stadium.