ATLANTA (Oct. 22, 2019) – Southern Athletic Association (SAA) football student-athlete Robert Shufford of Birmingham-Southern has been named to the national D3football.com Team of the Week.
Shufford rushed for a game and career-high 238 yards in the Panthers' 28-15 upset of No. 7 Berry. This was the most single-game rushing yards by a Panther since 2012. He averaged 9.2 yards per rush, his longest at 69 yards, and finished with a touchdown.
Additionally, Shufford caught two passes for 23 yards and another touchdown. He leads the country in rush yards per game and is also the conference leader in five other categories.