Jackson State University quarterback Shedeur Sanders has been named the SWAC Newcomer of the Week for his performance on Saturday against Alabama A&M.
In the 61-15 win, Sanders scored a total of five touchdowns. He threw four and ran for one while going 17 for 24 with 249 passing yards.
Sanders is a freshman and has helped lead JSU to a 4-1 record.
JSU will host Alabama State on Saturday for homecoming.