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Florida Gators RB Jeff Demps receives weekly SEC honor

Florida Gators senior RB Jeff Demps has been named the SEC Offensive Player of the Week following his record-setting performance against Vanderbilt this past weekend.

Demps rushed for a career-high 158 yards on 23 carries (6.9 avg.) and had two touchdowns. The 158 rushing yards represented Demps' third 100-plus yard effort of the season - seventh of his career. He also had 213 all-purpose yards.

This is the fourth SEC weekly honor for Demps in his career.

Here are all of the SEC players honored this week:

DEFENSE: Eric Reid, LSU

SPECIAL TEAMS: Dennis Johnson, Arkansas

OFFENSIVE LINEMAN: Ben Jones, Georgia

Co-DEFENSIVE LINEMAN: Jake Bequette, Arkansas; Sam Montgomery, LSU

FRESHMAN: Maxwell Smith, Kentucky

Florida Gators RB Jeff Demps receives weekly SEC honor 11/07/11 [Last modified: Monday, November 7, 2011 11:12am]

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