Matthews and Williams Earn Weekly SWAC Football Honors
UEN Adops | September 21 2023 | 1 mins of read
Birmingham, AL- The Grambling State University football team had a fantastic week! Senior linebacker Lewis Matthews was named the SWAC Defensive Player of the Week for his outstanding performance. In their 58-22 victory over Florida Memorial, Matthews made a whopping 11 total tackles and even scored a touchdown with an interception return. What a game, Matthews!
Not to be outdone, freshman wide receiver Tylon Williams also shined and earned the SWAC Newcomer of the Week honors. Williams made three impressive receptions for a total of 102 yards, including a remarkable 67-yard touchdown catch on Saturday. Way to make an impact in your first year, Williams!