USC running back Brandon Wilds 137 yard rushing performance at Tennessee Saturday night has earned him SEC Freshman of the Week honors. The Blythwood high product carried the ball 28 times, averaging close to five yards per attempt. He also caught three passes for 31 yards.
Wilds was making his first career start in place of injured running back Marcus Lattimore. Entering last week he had only carried the ball 13 times this season.
Wilds and the Gamecocks will play at Arkansas this weekend. The game will kick off at 7:15 on ESPN.