Trey Wilson Selected SEC Defensive POTW

Trey Wilson (Don McPeak- US PRESSWIRE)

Vanderbilt cornerback Trey Wilson has been selected the SEC Defensive Player of the Week after an outstanding performance against Ole Miss.

Trey Wilson intercepted two Ole Miss passes, returning one for a 52-yard touchdown, in the Commodores' 30-7 win over the Rebels. It was Wilson's second interception return for a touchdown this season (previous against Elon).

Wilson's performance also included breaking up three other passes in the game.

Vanderbilt held Ole Miss to 234 total offensive yards, including just 85 on the ground. Ole Miss had 93 of its 149 passing yards in the fourth quarter.

Wilson, a junior from Shreveport, La., leads the SEC in interceptions (second nationally) and is tied for third in the SEC in passes defensed with four.

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