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Sun Belt Award Winners: Week 14

By Southern Pigskin Staff
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The Sun Belt's top performers from this past weekend.

Offensive Player of the Week: Thomas Hennigan, Appalachian State -- Caught five passes for 99 yards and a school record tying four touchdowns in a 63-14 win over Louisiana.

Defensive Player of the Week: Tony Lashley, Idaho -- Recorded 16 total tackles, 2.5 tackles for loss and a fumble recovery in a 24-10 win over Georgia State.

Special Teams Player of the Week: Marcus Jones, Troy -- Returned a second quarter kickoff 99 yards for a touchdown, later adding a 100-yard interception return for a score, in a 32-25 win over Arkansas State.

Coach of the Week: Doug Martin, New Mexico State -- The Aggies, who will now face Utah State in the Arizona Bowl, ended a 57-year bowl drought with a 22-17 win over South Alabama.

X-Factor of the Week: Tyler Rogers, New Mexico State -- Completed 40-of-61 passes for 451 yards and two touchdowns, throwing a game-winning score with 32 seconds remaining, in a 22-17 win over South Alabama.