Dwayne Haskins and Myles Gaskin Selected as Week 13 Rose Bowl Game Big Ten and Pac-12 Players of the Week

Throughout the 2018 college football season, the Tournament of Roses and the Rose Bowl Game Football Committee will select players from each partner conference as the Big Ten and Pac-12 Player of the Week.

For their outstanding performances in week 13, Ohio State quarterback Dwayne Haskins and Washington running back Myles Gaskin were selected by the 15-person committee.

Big Ten Player of the Week
Dwayne Haskins, Ohio State
So., QB, Potomac, Md.

  • Threw for 396 yards and a school record-tying six touchdowns in the 62-39 win over Michigan
  • Set the Big Ten season records for passing yards (4,081) and passing touchdowns (42)
  • Was named Big Ten Offensive Player of the Week for a conference-record sixth time this season
  • This is Haskins’ first Rose Bowl Game Player of the Week honor and first for Ohio State this year

Pac-12 Player of the Week
Myles Gaskin, Washington
Sr., RB, Lynwood, Wash.

  • Rushed for a 170 yards and three scores in the win over Washington State, 28-15
  • Became the first Pac-12 player to rush for 1,000 yards in four straight seasons
  • Holds the Washington school-records for rushing touchdowns, career touchdowns, rushing yards
  • This is Gaskin’s first Rose Bowl Game Pac-12 Player of the Week honor and second for Washington this year

ALSO NOMINATED:
Big Ten: Mehki Sargent, Iowa; Josiah Scott, Michigan State; Mohamed Ibrahim, Minnesota; Clayton Thorson, Northwestern; Trace McSorley, Penn State; Rondale Moore, Purdue

Pac-12: Eno Benjamin, Arizona State; Evan Weaver, Cal; CJ Verdell, Oregon; K.J. Costello, Stanford; Jason Shelley, Utah; Tyler Vaughns, USC

PREVIOUS WINNERS
Week 1: Rondale Moore, Purdue; JJ Arcega-Whiteside, Stanford
Week 2: Jonathan Taylor, Wisconsin; Chase Hansen, Utah
Week 3: David Blough, Purdue; Khalil Tate, Arizona
Week 4: Miles Sanders, Penn State; Ben Burr-Kirven, Washington
Week 5: Trace McSorley, Penn State; Eno Benjamin, Arizona State
Week 6: Jonathan Taylor (2), Wisconsin; Gardner Minshew II, Washington State
Week 7: Clayton Thorson, Northwestern; Joshua Kelley, UCLA
Week 8: Rondale Moore (2), Purdue; Gardner Minshew II (2), Washington State
Week 9: Javon Leake, Maryland; Jake Luton, Oregon State
Week 10: Shea Patterson, Michigan; Aca’Cedric Ware, USC
Week 11: Isaiah Bowser, Northwestern; Gardner Minshew II (3), Washington State
Week 12: Jonathan Taylor (3), Wisconsin; Joshua Kelley, UCLA

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