Syracuse University safety Durell Eskridge was named the Atlantic Coast Conferences Defensive Back of the Week on Monday.
The junior from Miami, Fla., recorded a career-high 13 tackles in SUs 24-10 road victory over North Carolina State on Saturday. Eskridge leads SU with 41 tackles this season.
Defensive end Robert Welsh is the only other SU player to earn a weekly honor from the ACC this season.
The Orange (3-3 overall, 1-1 ACC) will play at Georgia Tech this Saturday. Kickoff is scheduled for 12:30 p.m.