BIRMINGHAM, Ala.—Senior Austin Hansard was named the Southern Athletic Association Defensive Player of the Week, Monday.
Hansard, a linebacker from Cumming, Ga., helped BSC pick up a big SAA win on Saturday against Millsaps. He made eight total tackles, including six solo tackles, with three tackles-for-losses (including a sack) and a pass break-up. Hansard anchored a BSC defense that allowed only 10 first downs and 174 total yards by the Majors in the 16-14 victory.
The Panthers are at home this Saturday, hosting Berry College in a 1 p.m. kick-off on Battle Field at Panther Stadium.