Brown, Hyde Pick up B1G Weekly Recognitions
From Big Ten Press Release and the-Ozone Staff
Both Carlos Hyde and Corey "Philly" Brown were singled out by the Big Ten Conference for their play last week against Nebraska.
Brown was named the Special Teams Player of the Week while Hyde was named the Co-Offensive Player of the Week.
Hyde shared his award with Michigan Quarterback Denard Robinson.
The Big Ten release read as follows:
Special Teams Player of the Week
Photo by Jim Davidson
Corey Brown, Ohio State
Jr., PR, Upper Darby, Pa./Cardinal O’Hara
- Returned a third-quarter punt 76 yards for a touchdown against nationally ranked Nebraska on Saturday night
- Accounted for 112 all-purpose yards by adding three catches and one rush
- Wins his first Big Ten Special Teams Player of the Week award
- Last Ohio State Special Teams Player of the Week: Devin Barclay (Sept. 13, 2010)
Co-Offensive Player of the Week,
Photo by Dan Harker
Carlos Hyde, Ohio State
Jr., RB, Naples, Fla./Naples
- Rushed for 140 yards and four touchdowns on 28 carries in Ohio State’s win over nationally ranked Nebraska on Saturday night
- Became the first Buckeye since Eddie George in 1995 to score four touchdowns in a game
- Scored on touchdown runs from one, one, seven and 16 yards to help the Buckeye offense to 63 points, tied for the second-most points by a Big Ten team this season
- Wins the first Big Ten Offensive Player of the Week award of his career
- Last Ohio State Offensive Player of the Week: Braxton Miller (Sept. 17, 2012)
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