SEATTLE, Wash - University of Washington senior linebacker Scott White is being honored by the Pac-10 as the defensive player of the week. White recorded 10 tackles, 8 of which were solo, and two sacks in last Saturday's 31-10 victory over Arizona. The w=Washington defense limited Arizona to minus-seven yards rushing and 308 yards total offense. U.W. will face Southern Cal in Pasadena next Saturday.
That win over Arizona also prompted Associated Press voters to take a harder look at Ty Willingham's team. The Huskies garnered 28 votes in this weeks A.P. Top-25 poll for college football.