Archive: October 2017

Ohio State’s Barrett named Quarterback of Week again

Senior had school-record 423 total yards and threw four touchdowns versus Penn State   FORT WORTH, Texas (Oct. 31, 2017) – For the second time in three weeks, Ohio State senior J.T. Barrett has been named the Davey O’Brien National Quarterback of...

O’Brien Award announces Week 9 Great 8 list

FORT WORTH, Texas (Oct. 30, 2017) – The Davey O’Brien Award’s “Great 8” list for week nine includes four newcomers to the weekly honor and a quartet that has combined to total 13 accolades this season. The eight honorees, as...

McSorley honored as National Quarterback of the Week

Penn State junior had 358 total yards and four scores against Michigan   FORT WORTH, Texas (Oct. 24, 2017) – The Davey O’Brien National Quarterback of the Week resides in the Big Ten Conference for the second straight week, as Penn State signal...

Upperclassmen, ACC well represented in Week 8

FORT WORTH, Texas (Oct. 23, 2017) – Three members of the Atlantic Coast Conference are among the eight players honored as Davey O’Brien National Quarterback Award “Great 8” performers for week eight of the college football season. The eight...

Buckeyes’ Barrett named Quarterback of the Week

Senior matched his own school record with seven total touchdowns   FORT WORTH, Texas (Oct. 17, 2017) – For the second time in his career, Ohio State senior J.T. Barrett has been selected the Davey O’Brien National Quarterback of the Week. He was...

Eight conferences represented in Week 7’s Great 8 group

FORT WORTH, Texas (Oct. 16, 2017) – The Davey O’Brien National Quarterback Award’s “Great 8” performers selected for week seven of the college football season represent eight different conferences, according to the foundation’s announcement. The...

Iowa State’s Kempt voted Quarterback of the Week

Senior walk-on threw three touchdowns in Cyclones’ win at No. 3 Oklahoma   FORT WORTH, Texas (Oct. 10, 2017) – With a heroic performance in his first career start, directing the Cyclones to a stunning 38-31 upset at No. 3 Oklahoma, Iowa State senior...

Six first-time winners among Great 8 for Week 6

FORT WORTH, Texas (Oct. 9, 2017) – The Davey O’Brien National Quarterback Award’s “Great 8” performers for week six of the college football season combined to account for a total of 40 touchdowns (32 passing, seven rushing, one receiving) this...

Falk grabs second career Quarterback of the Week honor

Senior guided Washington State to triumph over fifth-ranked USC   FORT WORTH, Texas (Oct. 3, 2017) – After leading Washington State past No. 5 USC on Friday night, Luke Falk has been voted the Davey O’Brien Quarterback of the Week for the second...

Upperclassmen dominate Week 5’s Great 8 list

FORT WORTH, Texas (Oct. 2, 2017) – Four seniors, three juniors and a sophomore comprise the Davey O’Brien National Quarterback Award’s “Great 8” performers for week five of the college football season. The eight honorees, as determined by voting...