Jags'  Tillery, Tiller receive SWAC honors - WAFB 9 News Baton Rouge, Louisiana News, Weather, Sports

Jags'  Tillery, Tiller receive SWAC honors

Southern RB Lenard Tillery (Source: WAFB) Southern RB Lenard Tillery (Source: WAFB)
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Southern running back Lenard Tillery and linebacker Aaron Tiller have earned SWAC honors after the Jaguars' 44-34 win over Prairie View A&M.

Tillery was named Co-Offensive Player of the Week after rushing for 245 yards in the win against the Panthers. He averaged 8.4 yards per carry and also caught two passes for 12 yards. 

Tiller was named the SWAC Defensive Player of the Week. The Jags star finished with 13 tackles, four sacks, 5.5 tackles for loss and a forced fumble.

RELATED: Southern gets 7th straight victory with 44-34 win over Prairie View A&M

Southern will host Mississippi Valley State Saturday at 4 p.m. in A.W. Mumford Stadium for Senior Day.

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