BOISE, Idaho - Boise State placekicker/punter Kyle Brotzman was named the Western Athletic Conference special teams player of the week today.
Brotzman, a freshman from Meridian, Idaho (Meridian HS), made two field goals, all three of his extra point attempts and averaged 55.5 yards on four punts in the game at Hawaii. He made field goals of 39 and 36 yards in the second and third quarters, respectively. Three of his punts were downed inside the 20-yard line and his 71-yarder in the second quarter was the longest by a WAC player this season.
Brotzman has won the WAC player of the week award three times this season.