SHERMAN, Texas - For the second time this season, Austin College football player Keegan Nichols has been named to the D3Football.com National Team of the Week after his outstanding performance on the road at Trinity.
Nichols, a sophomore linebacker from Cedar Park, had a monster game for the 'Roos in San Antonio, making 15 tackles to lead the Austin College defense. Of those 15 tackles, 11 were solo stops. Nichols also had 4.0 tackles-for-loss and 2.0 sacks, and rounded out his dominant defensive effort with an interception and a pair of quarterback hurries.
For the year, Nichols leads the Southern Athletic Association in total tackles (46), solo tackles (29), and tackles-for-loss (13.0).