Utah Football’s Tyler Huntley, Francis Bernard, Named Pac-12 Players of the Week

first_img Written by FacebookTwitterLinkedInEmailSAN FRANCISCO-Monday, the Pac-12 named University of Utah senior quarterback Tyler Huntley and senior linebacker Francis Bernard their offensive and defensive players of the week, respectively as the No. 17 Utes clobbered Washington State 38-13.Huntley went 21-30 for 334 yards and two touchdowns in the Utes’ Homecoming rout of the Cougars. Huntley also ran for 31 yards and a pair of scores in the win.This is Huntley’s second Pac-12 offensive player of the week award as he was honored by the conference October 20, 2018 when the Utes downed the Trojans 41-28.Huntley was also named as the Rose Bowl Pac-12 player of the week and one of the Davey O’Brien “Great 8” performers of the week.Huntley ranks 7th nationally and second in the Pac-12 by completing 74.6 percent of his passes. He is 12th in the nation, and second in the Pac-12 in passing efficiency (179.3).Bernard posted 12 tackles and his second interception of the year in the win against Washington State.This is Bernard’s second-career Pac-12 defensive player of the week award as he was also honored August 29, 2019 when the Utes downed hated rival BYU 30-12.Bernard is second on the squad with 37 tackles and is third nationally in interception return yardage with 80 interception return yards. Brad James Tags: Francis Bernard/Pac-12 Player of the week award/Tyler Huntley/Utah Football October 1, 2019 /Sports News – Local Utah Football’s Tyler Huntley, Francis Bernard, Named Pac-12 Players of the Weeklast_img read more