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Week 12: Baseball Players of the Week

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Co-Player of the Week: Dylan Crews, LSU

LSU's Dylan Crews hit .636 (7-for-11) against Alabama with one double, three homers, seven RBI and five runs scored to help lead the Tigers to a series win. He provided the game-winning hit in Friday's 6-5 victory over the Crimson Tide, breaking a 5-5 tie in the sixth inning with a two-out RBI single. In Game 2 on Saturday, Crews was 3-for-3 with two homers, three RBI and two runs. In LSU's series-clinching win on Sunday, Crews collected a double and a three-run homer while scoring two runs.

Co-Player of the Week: BT Riopelle, Florida

Florida's BT Riopelle batted .533/.556/1.133 with a 1.689 OPS to power Florida to a 4-0 record and three-game series sweep on the road at Mississippi State. His 1.133 slugging percentage paced the Gators as he recorded a team-high 17 total bases, two home runs, three doubles, a team-high eight RBI, four runs and two walks across the four games last week. He registered 6 RBI with a home run and a double in the series opener Friday in Starkville.

Pitcher of the Week: Tyler Guilfoil, Kentucky

Kentucky's Tyler Guilfoil picked up his first win of season with 6.0 shutout innings to win the first game of the series against No. 1 Tennessee. Guilfoil yielded just one hit against the top offense in the country and helped pave the way for the Wildcats' series win. He has a 1.45 ERA this season and a 1.01 ERA in SEC games.

Co-Freshman of the Week: Hunter Elliott, Ole Miss

Ole Miss' Hunter Elliott earned the first SEC win of his career on Saturday in the Rebels' 8-1 win over Missouri. The true-freshman delivered a career-high seven innings of one-run ball, matching his career high of nine strikeouts while scattering four hits. Elliott's nine strikeouts were tied for the most by an SEC pitcher in a single outing during the week. He allowed just four hits and one walk.

Co-Freshman of the Week: Carter Holton, Vanderbilt

Vanderbilt's Carter Holton tossed 6.0 shutout innings in the series finale at No. 16 Georgia, allowing just four hits and two walks while striking out five. He picked up his fourth win of the season and notched his fifth quality start on the year with the outing.