BOONEVILLE, Miss. (WTVA/NEMCC Athletics) - Northeast Mississippi Community College linebacker Sam Williams has been selected as the MACJC Defensive Player of the Week.
Williams recorded a game-high 10 tackles and set new career highs of 5.5 tackles for loss and 2.5 sacks in last Thursday's loss at Southwest.
Williams, an Ole Miss commit, also won the honor last year after a 12-tackle game vs. Coahoma.
The Tigers (0-1) host Copiah-Lincoln on Thursday at 6:30 p.m.