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Multiple Tigers Rack Up Player of Week Awards; Game Time Announced for Mizzou at Vanderbilt

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A big win means some big awards!

After Mizzou’s huge 30-27 win over then No. 15 Kansas State on Saturday to improve to 3-0 on the season, multiple Tigers have won Player of the Week awards from their performances.

Starting off with the conference weekly awards, and to no one’s surprise — Harrison Mevis has been named SEC Specialist of the Week.

According to, Mevis has made 66 career field goals (so far) in his Mizzou career, which ties Andrew Baggett for a program record.

Mizzou was recognized nationally as well. QB1 Brady Cook was one of eight quarterbacks in the country to win the Manning Award’s Star of the Week:

Cook’s performance also placed him on the Davey O’Brien Great 8 Selections for Week 3:

On the defensive side, linebacker Ty’Ron Hopper was named the Reese’s Senior Bowl Defensive Player of the Week:

How about Kirk Herbstreit’s top performing teams for Week 3? Mizzou comes in at No. 2 behind Florida:

Brady Cook and Harrison Mevis come in at No. 5 for his top performing players:

And Eli Drinkwitz comes in at No. 2 behind Billy Napier in top performing coaches:

Meanwhile, Mizzou Football’s Week 5 SEC Opener at Vanderbilt on September 30th has been set for a 3:00 p.m. CST kick-off on the SEC Network.

Here are the other SEC games for that Saturday:

And we have a Kerrick Jackson bat signal? Stay tuned!

Onto the links. M-I-Z!

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