NC Wesleyan College redshirt junior defensive back Eddie Graham was named USA South Football Defensive Player of the Week on Monday for his efforts in the 52-35 conference win over LaGrange College. He also made a field goal and all 7 extra points in the win as well.
Football Defensive Player of the Week
Eddie Graham, N.C. Wesleyan - The Hudson, Florida junior defensive back led the team with seven solo tackles, including two for a loss of yardage, and an interception in a victory over USA South rival LaGrange last week. He Beat out five other nominees.
Graham now has 20 solo tackles and 25 total tackles on the year so far. He will next lead the 2-2 Bishops into their first-ever on-campus home game on Saturday vs. Greensboro College at Noon at Vernon T. Bradley, Jr. Field.