Defensive heroes Kurt Coleman and Brian Rolle both collected team awards this week for stellar performances against Navy.
Safety Kurt Coleman was the Buckeyes’ defensive player of the week, with an interception, a forced fumble and nine tackles. Dan Herron, who rushed for 72 yards and a score, was the offensive player of the week. Nate Oliver, with two key tackles, was the player of the week on the special units.
Scout team champions were: Offense: Zach Boren, K.C. Christian, Bo DeLande, Joe Gantz, James Georgiades, Chris Malone, Rocco Pentello, Ryan Schuck, Scott Sika, Spencer Smith; Defense: Tony Jackson; Special Units: Joe Gantz. The “Attack Force” award went to linebacker Brian Rolle; Justin Boren won the Jim Parker offensive lineman of the week award. The Jack Tatum Big Hit of the week went to Nate Oliver.