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Ben Boulware from Clemson is the Week 5 Lott IMPACT Player of the Week
- Updated: October 4, 2016
NEWPORT BEACH, Ca. – Clemson Linebacker Ben Boulware has been named the Lott IMPACT Player of the Week.
The 6-0, 240-pound senior safety from Anderson, South Carolina had a big game in Clemson’s 42-36 showdown win over Louisville Saturday. He had a game high 18 tackles (three for losses), one sack, broke up one pass and recovered one fumble.
Boulware was an All-ACC performer a year ago when he was also honored as an All-ACC academic selection.
In recognition of Boulware’s performance, the Pacific Club IMPACT Foundation, sponsors of the Lott IMPACT Trophy, will make a $1,000 donation to the general scholarship fund at Clemson.
Other notable performances by players on the Lott IMPACT TrophyWatch List:
Jonathan Allen (DL, Alabama, Sr.): Led Tide with 8 tackles and had one sack in win over Kentucky, 34-6.
Adoree’ Jackson (CB, USC, Jr.): Had 5 tackles, one pass breakup, 3 kick returns for 62 yards, 3 punt returns for 16 yards in win over Arizona State, 41-20.
Micah Kiser (LB, Virginia, Sr.): Had game high 18 tackles, 2.5 for losses and one sack, broke up two passes and was credited with two quarterback hurries in win over Duke, 34-20.
William Likely (DB, Maryland, Sr.): Led team with 8 tackles, returned a kick 39 yards and returned two punts in win over Purdue, 50-7.
Raekwon McMillan (LB, Ohio State, Jr.,): Led Buckeyes with 7 tackles (1/2 for loss) in shutout of Rutgers, 58-10.
Weston Steelhammer (S, Air Force, Sr.): Had two interceptions in win over Navy, 28-14, to remain undefeated.
T.J. Watt (LB, Wisconsin, Jr.): Had 11 tackles, 2 tackles for loss, a sack and one quarterback hurry in loss to Michigan, 14-7.