OUs Strait is Big 12 defensive player of week


Monday, October 13th 2003, 12:00 am
By: News On 6



(Dallas-AP) -- Oklahoma's Derrick Strait is the Big 12 defensive player of the week for the second time this season.

Strait made eleven tackles, broke up three passes, recovered two fumbles and returned an interception for a touchdown in the Sooners' 65-to-13 win over Texas.

Strait was also defensive player of the week following the North Texas game.

Missouri quarterback Brad Smith is the offensive player of the week and Colorado placekicker Mason Crosby is the special teams selection.