Morehead State junior defensive lineman Colt Briggs has been named Pioneer Football League co-Defensive Player of the Week.
Briggs, from Wilmington, Ohio, played a key part in the Eagles' come-from-behind 29-26 win over Valparaiso Saturday. He had 10 total tackles, including four tackles for loss. Briggs also recorded a pair of quarterback hurries.
Briggs, a team co-captain, has 34 total stops in the first five games, including a team-best 10 tackles behind the line of scrimmage.
Morehead State continues conference play Saturday at Dayton at 1 p.m. ET.