MARTIN, Tenn. – UT Martin cornerback Thad Williams was named College Sports Madness Ohio Valley Defensive Player of the Week for his exceptional performance this past Saturday at Southeast Missouri State.
Williams recorded seven tackles and an interception with a 31 yard return in the 27-17 victory over Southeast Missouri State. Williams from Adel, Ga. had an interception and returned it 42 yards for a touchdown a week ago in the Murray State game which the Skyhawks won 66-59.
The Madness identifies the highest impact players nationally and the top offensive and defensive player from each FCS conference in its weekly feature. Check it out at http://www.collegesportsmadness.com/fcs-football/weekly-awards.