BOISE, Idaho - Boise State linebacker Colt Brooks and Boise State punter Kyle Stringer were named the Western
Athletic Conference defensive and special teams players of the week, respectively.
Brooks, a senior from Boise, Idaho (Bishop Kelly HS), made a team-high eight tackles, including one for a loss of five yards, in the Broncos' 45-0
shutout of Sacramento State. He also intercepted a pass that led to a Boise State touchdown in the first quarter. Brooks helped limit the Hornets to
just 82 yards of total offense.
Stringer, a senior from Humble, Texas (Humble HS), averaged 50.2 yards per punt on four attempts in Boise State's win over Sacramento State. His
longest punt was for 52 yards and three were downed inside the 20-yard line.