Texas Awards Tracker: Week 3

Each week HornsNation will update how Texas players mentioned on preseason award watch lists fared in their most recent game. Here is what transpired in the game against Ole Miss:

CB Quandre Diggs, So.: Paul Hornung Award, CFPA Special Teams

Diggs had two interceptions and now has three on the season.

DE Alex Okafor, Sr.: Hendricks, Walter camp, Lombardi, Chuck Bednarik Award, CFPA Defensive Award

Okafor had two sacks and three total tackles.

DE Jackson Jeffcoat, Jr.: Hendricks, Lombardi, Chuck Bednarik Award, CFPA Defensive Award

Jeffcoat had a sack and a pass breakup.

RB Malcolm Brown, So.: Maxwell, Preseason All-Big 12 Team, Preseason All-Big 12 Team

Brown had 128 yards rushing with two touchdowns and another 15 yards receiving.

S Kenny Vaccaro, Sr.: Thorpe, Chuck Bednarik AwardVaccaro had five tackles.

OL Mason Walters, Jr.: Outland, Lombardi

Walters was part of an offensive line that helped produce 676 total yards including 350 rushing yards..

LB Jordan Hicks, Jr.: Lombardi

Hicks had three tackles but injured his hip.

CB Carrington Byndom, Jr.: CFPA Defensive Award

Byndom had four tackles

WR D.J. Monroe, Sr.: CFPA Special Teams

Monroe had a 10-yard touchdown run.

TE D.J. Grant, Sr: CFPA Offensive Awards

Grant had two catches for seen yards and a touchdown

WR Mike Davis, Jr: Biletnikoff

Davids had five catches for 124 yards and a touchdown.