Here are the Big East players of the week, as selected by the conference.
Offense: Mohamed Sanu, WR, Rutgers. Sanu had 13 receptions for 129 yards in a 27-12 win against Army, setting school and conference records in the process. Sanu now has 94 catches, breaking the league single-season record of 92 catches, set by Pittsburgh’s Larry Fitzgerald in 2003. He also broke Kenny Britt’s school record of 87 catches, set in 2008.
Defense: Julian Miller, DT, West Virginia. Miller had seven tackles, a pass breakup and a fumble recovery in the end zone for a touchdown in a 24-21 win at Cincinnati.
Special teams: Eain Smith, S, West Virginia. Smith blocked Tony Miliano's game-tying field goal as time expired to seal the Mountaineers’ win and bring West Virginia with a half-game of the Bearcats in the Big East standings.
Weekly honor roll
Hakeem Smith, S, Louisville. Had a career-high 13 tackles, including 10 solo stops, in a 21-14 loss to Pittsburgh.
Tino Sunseri, QB, Pitt. Completed 16 of 22 passes for 196 yards and a touchdown and ran for the game-winning touchdown in a 21-14 win at Louisville.
Khaseem Greene, LB, Rutgers. Had a team-high 13 tackles in a 27-12 win against Army.
B.J. Daniels, QB, USF. Had 371 yards of total offense in a 37-17 win at Syracuse. Completed 23 of 34 passes for 254 yards and rushed for 117 yards and a touchdown on 21 carries.
Stedman Bailey, WR, West Virginia. Had six receptions for 104 yards, including a 59-yard touchdown catch, in a 24-21 win at Cincinnati. It was his seventh 100-yard game of the season.