Peterson, McMillan, Culbertson named conference players of the week


Monday, November 22nd 2004, 11:42 am
By: News On 6


DALLAS (AP) _ Oklahoma's Adrian Peterson, David McMillan of Kansas and Brett Culbertson of Iowa State were named Big 12 players of the week on Monday.

Peterson ran for 240 yards and three touchdowns in Oklahoma's 35-0 win over Baylor. He tied the NCAA freshman record held by Ron Dayne of Wisconsin with his 10th 100-yard rushing game.

McMillan had a career-high three sacks for minus-35 yards in Kansas' 31-14 win over rival Missouri. He finished with a forced fumble and five tackles _ four for losses.

Culbertson hit field goals from 30, 36 and 20 yards away in Iowa State's 37-23 win at Kansas State. The Cyclones won in Manhattan for the first time since 1988.