Shawn Morris named SAA Offensive Player of the Week

Shawn Morris (Photo by Cari Dean)
Shawn Morris (Photo by Cari Dean)

ATLANTA, Ga.—Senior Shawn Morris has been named the Southern Athletic Association Football Offensive Player of the Week, the league office announced today.

Morris, a tailback from Pensacola, Fla., recorded three touchdowns on Saturday in helping the Panthers football team defeat Millsaps, 35-21, for a share of the Southern Athletic Association championship. He led the team with 255 rushing yards on a single-game record 38 carries. He recorded two rushing touchdowns as well as one touchdown reception.

BSC finished the 2012 season with a 7-3 overall record and a 3-1 mark in conference play.