Alabama Coaching Staff Selects Players of The Week
The Alabama coaching staff recognized nine players on Monday, following the Tide’s 55-0 win over Utah State.
Players selected on the offensive side of the ball were Darrian Dalcourt, Traeshon Holden, and Bryce Young.
Dalcourt, a senior from Havre de Grace, Md., led the offensive line this past week and allowed no sacks, earning SEC Co-Offensive Lineman of the Week. Holden, a junior from Kissimmee, Fla., led the team in receiving yards with five catches for 70 yards and two touchdowns. Young, a junior from Pasadena, Calif., made history on Saturday, becoming the first player in Alabama history to record five passing touchdowns and 100 rushing yards in a single game.
Players selected on the defensive side of the ball were Chris Braswell, Henry To’oTo’o, and Dallas Turner.
Braswell, a junior from Baltimore, Md., recorded four tackles, including one for a loss, and a forced fumble. To’oTo’o, a senior from Sacramento, Calif., recorded three tackles as a leader of the Alabama defense. Turner, a sophomore from Fort Lauderdale, Fla., was a force up front, recording one quarterback hurry and three tackles.
Players selected from the special teams unit were Khyree Jackson, Demouy Kennedy, and Will Reichard.
Jackson, a senior from Upper Marlboro, Md., and Kennedy, a junior from Theodore, Ala., were both instrumental on the return team, holding Utah State to a limited amount of production. Reichard, a senior from Hoover, Ala., hit all seven of his PATs and two field goals, while also totaling six touchbacks.