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Sun Belt Weekend Award Winners

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Texas State's Robert Lowe rushed for 236 yards and four scores in a win over Arkansas State.

Sun Belt Offensive Player of the Week: Robert Lowe, Texas State – Lowe completed dominated against Arkansas State on Thursday night, carrying the football 29 times for 236 yards and four touchdowns.

Sun Belt Defensive Player of the Week: Maleki Harris, South Alabama – Harris had a complete game for the Jaguars in their loss to South Carolina. He finished the game with eight tackles, a forced fumble, a fumble recovery and a pass breakup.

Sun Belt Special Teams Player of the Week: Alex Johnson, Louisiana-Monroe – Johnson had a big day for the punt return unit, as he had one return for 27 yards, in addition to blocking a New Mexico State punt which was recovered for a touchdown.

Sun Belt Coach of the Week: Scott Satterfield, Appalachian State – Satterfield had a rough first season in Boone, and appeared to be headed towards another dismal campaign in 2014. Due to his leadership, however, the Mountaineers have turned things around, and are playing as well as any conference team right now.

Sun Belt X-factor of the Week: Larry Rose III, New Mexico State – Rose has been a workhorse for the Aggies all season, and he turned in his best effort of his freshman campaign on Saturday. Rose carried the football 35 times for 229 yards and a pair of scores in a loss to ULM.