BOONEVILLE, Miss. (WTVA) - Northeast Mississippi Community College linebacker Jamarcus Smith has been named the MACJC Defensive Player of the Week.
Smith, a freshman from Saltillo, recorded a game-high 13 tackles, including 1.5 tackles for loss, in the Tigers’ 19-13 overtime win over Southwest.
Smith also had one forced fumble and one fumble recovery.
Northeast (1-0) visits No. 13 Copiah-Lincoln (1-0) on Thursday at 6:30 p.m.