Shawn Jackson: CUSA Defensive Player of the Week

University of Tulsa linebacker Shawn Jackson becomes the third different TU player to be named the Conference USA Defensive Player of the Week. {}{}{}{}{}{}{}{} {}It's the first time in league history that, that has happened with any team. Against Marshall, Jackson was all over the field racking up nine tackles.{} Eight of those were solo tackles.

Jackson and the Golden Hurricane travel to El Paso, TX Saturday to face the UTEP Minors.{} Kickoff is set for 2:00pm.

If Tulsa wins against UTEP and then again next week against Houston, they will host the Conference USA Championship game.