Posted: Oct 19, 2009 3:24 PM by Alan Cutler
Updated: Oct 19, 2009 3:24 PM
Micah Johnson is the SEC Defensive Player of the week.
The senior had a game high 14 tackles, which included 8 solo, in UK's 21-14 upset over Auburn.
The 258 pound senior from Fort Campbell, Ky., also had one tackle for loss.
Team wise, UK's defense had their best game of the year. They held Auburn to 7 offensive points and 315 yards. Both are season lows. The Tigers came into the game averaging 38 points and 498 yards per game.
Micah is fifth in the SEC averaging 8.7 tackles per game.