Oct. 17, 2012
Nevada running back Stefphon Jefferson has picked up his second Midseason All-America honor as the junior was named to the SI.com 2012 Midseason All-America Team by Sports Illustrated on Wednesday.
The publication noted that Jefferson leads the nation in carries, total yards and touchdowns. For the third time in four weeks, Jefferson leads the NCAA in rushing in average as well with 162.9 yards per game.
Jefferson was also 10th in SI.com’s Heisman Watch.
Jefferson was one of just two non-BCS players on the first team.
Earlier this week, Jefferson earned first-team All-America honors from CBSSports.com.