BIRMINGHAM, Ala.—Sophomore Trevor Dedecker has been named the Southern Athletic Association Defensive Player of the Week, the league office announced today.
Dedecker, a linebacker from Stone Mountain, Ga., helped to anchor a Panther defense on Saturday that limited Millsaps to only 19:19 on time of possession. He made six tackles, including a sack for a loss of 15 yards, and also had a forced fumble, returning it 28 yards for a touchdown in the fourth quarter.
BSC defeated Millsaps 35-18 for Homecoming on Saturday. The Panthers travel to Memphis to take on Rhodes this weekend.