Sep 3, 2013
LARAMIE, Wyo -
Wyoming senior Marqueston Huff is one of four nominees for the SEVEN Magazine Las Vegas Bowl Mountain West Player of the Week Award, announced Tuesday by the bowl.
Huff, Wyoming's starting free safety, had a career day versus Nebraska on Saturday, recording 18 tackles, one forced fumble and one fumble recovery. His 18 tackles tied for the top mark in the nation after Week 1 and surpassed his previous career high of 11.
Wyoming fans can vote for Huff through the UW Facebook page. Voting goes through 1 p.m. Thursday.
The conference nominees are as follows:
Marqueston Huff - Wyoming DB: Nation-tying best 18 tackles, FF & FR
Derek Carr - Fresno State QB: 52-for-73 for 456 yards and 5 TDs
Chandler Jones - San Jose State WR: 8 receptions for 130 yards and 1 TD
Jon Lee - Air Force RB: 11 carries, 130 yards rushing and 2 TDs