LSU’s Leonard Fournette, Ethan Pocic Named SEC Player Of The Week
LSU Tigers running back Leonard Fournette and offensive lineman Ethan Pocic were both recognized today for their outstanding play over the weekend, the SEC announced today.
Fournette, who rushed for a single-game school record 284 yards and 3 touchdowns is the SEC Offensive Player of the Week. His 17.8 yards per carry is also a single-game school record.
Pocic, who played every snap this week, was part of an offensive line that helped the Tigers rack up 515 yards of offense in a 38-21 win over Ole Miss Saturday night. For his efforts, he earned the SEC Co-Offensive Lineman of the Week. It's the second time this season Pocic has taken home the honor.
LSU heads into the bye week at 5-2 overall and 3-1 in SEC play. Their next matchup is Saturday, November 5th at 7:00pm in Death Valley when they host #1 Alabama.