ATLANTA (Sept. 24, 2019) – Southern Athletic Association (SAA) football student-athletes Robert Shufford of Birmingham-Southern and Fred Jackson of Rhodes have been named to the national D3football.com Team of the Week.
RB Robert Shufford, Jr., Birmingham-Southern
Shufford rushed for 195 yards and two touchdowns in the Panthers' 49-30 conference win over Sewanee. It was his second consecutive 100-yard rushing game. Averaging 13.9 yards per carry, his longest rush of the day was 54 yards.
P Fred Jackson, Fr., Rhodes
Jackson finished with 335 yards on seven punts, averaging 47.9 yards per punt, his longest of the season. Two of those were over 50 yards and four fell inside the 20-yard line. He made the following punts of 46, 48, 55 and 42 yards in the third quarter alone. He also recorded punts of 44, 46 and 54 yards in the same game.