Kayvon Thibodeaux named Pac-12 Championship Game Most Valuable Player originally appeared on NBC Sports Northwest
The Oregon Ducks have officially repeated as Pac-12 Champions!
After an upset win over the undefeated South division champ No. 13 USC Trojans, the Ducks have secured the automatic bid to the Playstation Fiesta Bowl game on Saturday, January 2, 2021 in Glendale, Arizona.
Their opponent is still to be determined.
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Following the 31-24 win, Kayvon Thibodeaux was named the MVP of the game, and rightfully so.
The sophomore defensive end made USC quarterbacks Kedon Slovis’ night a living nightmare. He finished with five tackles (two TFL for 11 yards), one sack for minus nine yards, and one pass breakup. He was in the backfield very often.
This performance came at just the right time.
Slovis finished 28-for-52, for 320 yards, two touchdowns and three interceptions.
His teammates were pretty vocal on social media on his performance: