Big 12 Special Teams Player of the Week
Ben McRoy, Texas Tech, Athlete, So, Lakeland, Fla.
Ben McRoy set the TTU single-game record for kickoff returns and yardage in Texas Tech's 35-34 come-from-behind win over Nevada. The sophomore returned seven kicks for 203 yards and gave the Red Raiders a huge advantage in field position. With Tech trailing 34-28 with 4:50 remaining in the game, McRoy saved his best for last with a 41-yard return that set up the game-winning touchdown.