RALEIGH, N.C. – Shaw University junior linebacker Devon Hunt (Hamlet, NC) was named the BOXTOROW National Player of the Week on Monday.
Hunt, who received the Linebacker of the Week for the Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association (CIAA) last week, grabbed a career-high of 17 tackle (11 solo), 2.5 tackle for loss and a sack in the Bears 27-10 victory at Saint Augustine's in the 2018 Raleigh Classic.
The former CIAA Defensive Rookie of the Year leads the CIAA in tackles (94) while registering 15.5 tackle for losses and four sacks on the year.
Shaw will close out the 2018 season with a home game against Chowan University at Durham County Memorial Stadium at 6 p.m. Durham County Memorial Stadium is located at 750 Stadium Drive, Durham, NC 27704.
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