Earl Campbell Award honors Kolton Browning
Tuesday, 5th November 2013 - 3:58PM
Tyler Announces the Earl Campbell Tyler Rose Award National Player of the Week

TYLER, Texas - University of Louisiana Monroe quarterback, Kolton Browning, has been selected as The Earl Campbell Tyler Rose Award National Player of the Week for the tenth week of the college football season.

The Sun Belt Conference quarterback tied his career high for both passing touchdowns and total touchdowns, racking up five through the air and another on the ground. The senior finished 21-of-31 for 354 yards with the five scores. Browning also had one rushing touchdown in the 49-37 victory @Troy. Browning has now thrown nine touchdowns with no interceptions in his two games since returning from injury.

Kolton Browning is a graduate of Mabank High School, Mabank, Texas.

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Week 10 Honorable Mentions:

Cibolo, TX (Steele HS)
20 carries - 119 yards, 4 TD
W, 35-13 vs. Kansas

Killeen TX (Ellison HS)
29 carries - 188 yards, TD | 2 catches - 48 yards W, 42-39 @ Indiana

TREYVON GREEN, RB, Northwestern - Junior Mesquite, TX (Rowlett HS)
19 carries - 149 yards, 3 TD
L, 27-24 @ Nebraska

JOHNNY MANZIEL, QB, TEXAS A&M - Sophomore Kerrville, TX (Tivy HS)
16/24 - 273 yards, 4 TD | 7 carries - 67 yards, 2 TD W, 57-7 vs. UTEP

DESMOND ROLAND, RB, OKLAHOMA STATE - Junior Dallas, TX (Lake Highlands HS)
31 carries - 96 yards, 3 TD
W, 52-34 @ Texas Tech

CHARLES SIMS, RB, WEST VIRGINIA - Senior Houston, TX (Westbury HS)
24 carries - 154 yards, TD | 3 catches - 35 yards, TD W, 30-27 (OT) @ TCU


The Earl Campbell Tyler Rose Award, announced in 2012 by the Tyler Chamber and SPORTyler, recognizes the top offensive player in Division 1 football who also exhibits the enduring characteristics that define Earl Campbell: integrity, performance, teamwork, sportsmanship, drive, community, and tenacity; specifically tenacity to persist and determination to overcome adversity and injury in pursuit of reaching goals.

In addition, the nominee must meet one or more of the following criteria: born in Texas and/or graduated from a Texas High School and/or played at a Texas-based junior college or four year D1 Texas college.

For more information about The Earl Campbell Tyler Rose Award contact Cindy Smoak, SPORTyler, Tyler Area Chamber of Commerce: [email protected] or 903-592-1661, extension 237.

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Cindy Smoak
Vice President
315 North Broadway * Tyler, TX 75702

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