Derrick Coleman Named UCLA/Muscle Milk Student-Athlete of the Week

Sept. 13, 2011

Senior running back Derrick Coleman (Fullerton, CA/ Troy HS) of the UCLA football team was selected as the UCLA/Muscle Milk Student-Athlete of the Week for Sept. 6-12.

Coleman, who had zero carries in the first half, tallied 135 total rushing yards on 14 carries, averaging 9.6 yards per run in the final two quarters of the Bruins' victory over San Jose State. In the fourth quarter alone, he rushed for 77 yards on 11 carries, capped off by a 24-yard touchdown run to push UCLA's lead to the final score of 27-17. Coleman also had the longest rush of the day for the Bruins, 42 yards, and had two tackles on special teams.

This is Coleman's first UCLA/Muscle Milk Student-Athlete of the Week honor of the season and of his career.

Also nominated: Chandler Hoffman, M. Soccer; Rachael Kidder, W. Volleyball; Sydney Leroux, W. Soccer


EVENT INFORMATION
UCLA Health Sponsor - Event Information
Saturday, Sep 05 - 12:30 PM PST
vs. Virginia
Pasadena, CA
Saturday, Sep 12 - 7:30 PM PST
at UNLV
Las Vegas, NV
Saturday, Sep 19 - 7:30 PM PST
vs. Brigham Young
Pasadena, CA
Saturday, Sep 26 - TBA PST
at Arizona
Tucson, AZ
Saturday, Oct 03 - TBA PST
vs. Arizona State
Pasadena, CA
Thursday, Oct 15 - 7:30 PM PST
at Stanford
Stanford, CA
Thursday, Oct 22 - 6:00 PM PST
vs. California
Pasadena, CA
Saturday, Oct 31 - TBA PST
vs. Colorado
Pasadena, CA
Saturday, Nov 07 - TBA PST
at Oregon State
Corvallis, OR
Saturday, Nov 14 - TBA PST
vs. Washington State
Pasadena, CA
Saturday, Nov 21 - TBA PST
at Utah
Salt Lake City, UT
BRUINS ON PAC-12 NETWORKS