Big Ten Players of the Week: Kenny Guiton (Offense), Ryan Shazier (Defense)

By DJ Byrnes on September 16, 2013 at 1:35p

Congrats to the Smooth Sensation and Ryan DAMN Shazier. Per a B1G release:

Offensive Player of the Week

Kenny Guiton, Ohio State

Sr., QB, Houston, Texas/Eisenhower

  • Completed 21 of 32 passes for 276 yards and four touchdowns, all career highs, to lead Ohio State to a road win at California in his first career start. 
  • Gave the Buckeyes a quick 21-0 lead in the first six minutes, throwing three touchdowns, including a 90-yarder to Devin Smith, the longest play from scrimmage in school history
  • Also finished with 14 carries for 92 yards, helping Ohio State to 608 yards of total offense, the most under Urban Meyer
  • Records his first career weekly honor
  • Last Ohio State Offensive Player of the Week: Carlos Hyde (Oct. 8, 2012)

Defensive Player of the Week

Ryan Shazier, Ohio State

Jr., LB, Plantation, Fla./Plantation

  • Led the Buckeye defense with 12 tackles, including 10 solo stops, in Ohio State’s road win against California
  • Was part of an Ohio State defense that held the California passing offense, which was ranked first in the nation entering the weekend, to 100 yards below its season average
  • Also forced a fumble and recorded a sack
  • Claims his third career Defensive Player of the Week honor
  • Last Ohio State Defensive Player of the Week: John Simon (Nov. 19, 2012)


Yeaaaaaah buddy

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