SUWANEE, Ga. - Lorenzo Engleman, who led Centre College in rushing and receiving this season, has been named a Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference co-offensive player of the year.
Engleman received one of four player of the year honors in voting by the league's head coaches, the conference announced Friday. He shares the offensive player of the year award with Rhodes quarterback Daniel Swanstrom.
Engleman, a senior running back from Cincinnati, led the SCAC in all-purpose yardage, averaging 176.9 yards per game, and became the first running back to lead the league in receptions in 16 years.
He tied for the league lead in receptions (69 for 633 yards) and finished second in both rushing (975 yards) and scoring (74 points). He was also third in punt returns with 6.7 yards per return.