Senior linebacker Andre Carter was selected as the USA South Defensive Player of the Week for the week ending Sept. 22. This is the second time Carter has earned the conference honor in his career.
Carter tied for game honors with nine total tackles that included three for losses in the Panthers' 35-21 win over Greensboro in the conference opener. He set a new school record with four pass break ups. Carter leads the team with 27 total tackles and tackles for loss with seven. He is third on the school's all-time tackles list with 213.