Shaw, Hamilton share SEC weekly offensive honors

By The Associated Press

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. — Arkansas receiver Cobi Hamilton and South Carolina quarterback Connor Shaw share Southeastern Conference offensive player of the week honors.

Hamilton’s 303 receiving yards was an SEC record and an FBS-high this season. Shaw set a school record with 20 consecutive completions.

LSU end Sam Montgomery received defensive honors after recording 3.5 tackles for loss, including a safety, in LSU’s 12-10 win over Auburn.

Return men Ace Sanders of South Carolina and Dustin Harris of Texas A&M are co-special teams players of the week. Sanders had 106 punt return yards and Harris set an SEC record with 246 punt return yards, including a 96-yard score.

Ole Miss guard Aaron Morris grabbed offensive lineman recognition and Florida nose tackle Omar Hunter received defensive line honors. Georgia tailback Todd Gurley was the top freshman.