(Honolulu-AP) -- Hawaii defensive back Hyrum Peters was named today the Western Athletic Conference defensive player of the week. Peters, a Kahuku High graduate, had 13 tackles and two interceptions in the Warriors 31-6 victory over Texas-El Paso over the weekend.
The Warriors defense did not allow a touchdown in the game, the first time that has happened since the 1999 season.
Nevada quarterback Zack Threadgill was named the offensive player of the week.
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