Senior safety Lorne Bell, a Simi Valley native, recorded a season-high 10 tackles and a 25-23 win over Big 10 foe Illinois . That ties his career-best of 10 tackles, which he set in 2009 against Illinois on the road. It is also the second consecutive season that the Dogs finished the season with a win over a BCS opponent. Bell was also named the Most Inspirational Player by his teammates at the 2010 Awards Banquet. It is the second time he has won the honor.
Other nominees included:
Emma Andrews (women's basketball)
Kevin Olekaibe (men's basketball)
2010-11 Athletes of the Week: