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Texas Awards Tracker: Week 6

10/9/2012

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 West Virginia:

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

Diggs had three tackles and two pass breakups.

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

Okafor had two sacks, forced two fumbles, blocked a field goal and had three quarterback hurries.

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

Jeffcoat had four tackles, a tackle for loss, half a sack, recovered a fumble for a touchdown and had a quarterback hurry.

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

Brown was out with a sprained ankle.

S Kenny Vaccaro, Sr.

Vaccaro had 11 tackles and one tackle for loss.

OL Mason Walters, Jr.: Outland, Lombardi

Walters and the offensive line struggled in the run blocking but did help the team produce 38 points on offense.

LB Jordan Hicks, Jr.: Lombardi

Hicks was injured and did not play.

CB Carrington Byndom, Jr.: CFPA Defensive Award

Byndom had four tackles and blocked a punt.

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

Monroe had a 10-yard kickoff return.

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

Grant had two catches for 30 yards.

WR Mike Davis, Jr.: Biletnikoff

Davis had three catches for 20 yards.