November 7, 2011

Morris named SCAC Player-of-the-Week

SUWANEE, Ga.—Junior Shawn Morris has been selected the SCAC Football Offensive Player-of-the-Week for games played Saturday, Nov. 5, the league office announced today.

Morris, a 5-8 192-pound tailback from Pensacola, Fla., ran for 177 yards in BSC's 54-0 victory over Rhodes on Saturday, finding the end zone twice. He averaged 13.6 yards per carry on 13 attempts, with a long rush of 83 yards, resulting in a touchdown. Morris now has 1,119 rushing yards and 14 touchdowns on the season, leading the SCAC in both categories.

The Panther football team is in action this Saturday in the last game of the regular season, facing Millsaps at 1 p.m. for Homecoming/Reunion 2011 as well as Senior Day.