White, Johnson and Robinson named Big 12 players of week


Monday, November 8th 2004, 11:58 am
By: News On 6


DALLAS (AP) _ Oklahoma's Jason White, Derrick Johnson of Texas and Colorado's Stephone Robinson were named Big 12 players of the week on Monday.

White threw for 292 yards and five touchdowns in Oklahoma's 42-35 win over Texas A&M. The reigning Heisman Trophy winner was 19-of-35 and his touchdowns came on throws of 31, 24, 11, 2 and 39 yards.

Johnson had 18 tackles, including 14 unassisted and three tackles for a loss in the Longhorns' 56-35 comeback win over Oklahoma State. His performance moved him into a tie for first place on Texas' career tackles for a loss list with 60.

Robinson had 98 return yards with a touchdown in Colorado's 30-21 win over Kansas. The freshman scored on a 48-yard punt return with 12 seconds left in the third quarter to give Colorado the lead.