Ute defensive end Jimmy Bellamy was named WAC defensive player of the week for his three sacks and seven tackles in Saturday's 12-7 defeat over Utah State. Another player from that game, Aggie linebacker Jermaine Younger, was picked as the Big West defensive player of the week with 13 tackles.

On the opposite side of the ball, Weber State University junior quarterback Jamie Martin was named the Big Sky Conference offensive Player of the Week. Martin opened this fall's campaign by completing 23 of 42 passes for 356 yards in the Wildcats' 48-31 loss to Division I-A Air Force.