Navy linebacker Matt Warrick was named the defensive player of the week among major-college independents.
The junior made 12 tackles and recovered a fumble in Navy’s 40-14 victory at Western Kentucky. He also had a pass breakup.
Warrick, who was making his fourth career start, is the third Midshipmen in two weeks to earn a weekly honor.
INDEPENDENT PLAYERS OF THE WEEK
Sept. 5: QB Kriss Proctor (co-offense)
Sept. 5: K Jon Teague (special teams)
Sept. 12: LB Matt Warrick (defense)