Phillip Thomas wins multiple awards for performance against Colorado

September 20, 2012 12:00:00 AM PDT
Phillip Thomas continues to earn regional and national awards after his stellar performance against Colorado last weekend.

The Jim Thorpe Association named the senior safety its Defensive Back of the Week. The national award was in reaction to Thomas' three picks against the Buffaloes -- two of which he took back for touchdowns.

Thomas who also earned Mountain West Defensive player of the week honors and the College Football Performance Award -- Defensive Player of the Week.