Nick Mullens named C-USA Co-Offensive Player of the Week

Freshman quarterback Nick Mullens, has been named the Conference USA Co-Offensive Player of the Week after his stellar performance against the UAB Blazers.

The Hoover, Alabama, native threw for 370 yards and five touchdowns and ran for a score in the team's first win of the season.

His yardage in the game and passing touchdowns were both career highs.

Southern Miss scored 62 points Saturday, their highest point total since they dropped 63 against Navy on the road in Annapolis on October 8, 2011.

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