Sam Houston State senior Adrian Contreras and sophomore Zyon McCollum were both named to the Southland Conference All-Academic teams, according to an announcement on Tuesday from league officials.
In a vote by a national panel, Sam Houston State defensive end Derick Roberson finished as the runner-up in the voting for the Buck Buchanan Award on Friday at the annual STATS FCS Awards banquet.
With the 2018 Sam Houston State Football season done, the Bearkats are continuing to bring in a litany of postseason honors, led by senior defensive end Derick Roberson.
When Keith Davis left Italy, Texas to start school and play football for Sam Houston he made a promise to his mom he would play in the NFL. She asked for one more promise – to get his degree.
Sam Houston State senior safety Adrian Contreras has been named a finalist for the 2018 STATS FCS Doris Robinson Scholar-Athlete Award, according to an announcement from STATS FCS on Wednesday.
Senior defensive end Derick Roberson has been named one of three finalists for the STATS FCS Buck Buchanan Award, per announcement from STATS on Tuesday.
The Sam Houston State Bearkats placed five players on the all-Southland Conference team on Tuesday, including three first team selections.
The Sam Houston State Bearkats used a number of big plays and a 21-point second quarter to take down Houston Baptist, 42-20, on Saturday afternoon at Husky Stadium in the 2018 season finale.
Sam Houston State senior safety Adrian Contreras has been named to the Google Cloud CoSIDA Academic All-District first team, according to a release from CoSIDA Thursday afternoon.
The Sam Houston State Bearkats will close out the 2018 season on Saturday when they travel to Houston Baptist for a 2 p.m. matinee game at Husky Stadium.
The Sam Houston State Bearkats outgained the Abilene Christian Wildcats on Saturday, but struggled to put points on the scoreboard as ACU left Bowers Stadium with a 17-10 win in Sam Houston's home finale.
The Sam Houston State Bearkats will cap off the 2018 home campaign on Saturday when they play host to Abilene Christian at Bowers Stadium in a game sponsored by Huntsville Memorial Hospital.