Friday, September 5, 2008

O'Brien Quarterback Award Marquee Match-up for Week Two

FORT WORTH, Texas (September 4, 2008) - The 2008 Davey O'Brien National Quarterback Award® (The O'Brien) Match-ups for week two feature four O'Brien Watch List candidates. Throughout the season, The O'Brien will highlight weekly match-ups featuring O'Brien candidates as they compete for the prestigious award honoring the nation's best quarterback in the Football Bowl Subdivision (FBS).

Marquee Match-up: BYU at Washington
Saturday, September 6 at 2 p.m. (CST) on FSN
Max Hall and the Cougars will face Jake Locker and the Huskies on Saturday in this Mountain West versus Pac-10 duel. Hall hopes to produce a similar outcome as he did in the 41-17 victory over Northern Iowa where he threw for 486 yards and two touchdowns. Locker will try to lead Washington to a win in Husky Stadium with the home crowd cheering behind him. The Huskies will attempt to shut down the Cougar offense to rebound from their loss on the road in week one.

Head-to-Head O'Brien Match-up
These O'Brien Watch List quarterbacks will clash in this week's game.

· Central Michigan (Dan LeFevour) at Georgia (Matthew Stafford)
Saturday, September 6 at 2:30 p.m. (CST) on ESPN GamePlan / PPV

Photo Credit: Collegiate Images