Mississippi State linebacker Gabe Oneal was named the SEC defensive player of the week.
Oneal returned an interception 47 yards for a score and recovered a fumble in the Bulldogs 38 to 17 win Saturday over Tulane.
MSU travels to Auburn this weekend to take on the Tigers. Kickoff at Jordan-Hare Stadium is set for 11:37.
Meanwhile, Alabama tailback Terry Grant has won the freshman of the week award in the league for a second straight time.
Grant led the Crimson Tide with 173 yards and two touchdowns in a 24 to 10 victory at Vanderbilt. The 2-0 Tide will host 16th ranked Arkansas this Saturday. Kickoff is set for 5:45 at Bryant-Denny Stadium.