Davey O'Brien Player of the Week

Oregon sophomore quarterback Marcus Mariota has been named the Davey O'Brien Quarterback of the Week for his performance against Washington last Saturday, according the the Davey O'Brien Award website, www.daveyobrien.org.

Marcus Mariota led Oregon to a 45-24 win over Washington at Husky Stadium on Saturday, Oct. 12, 2013 by completing 24-of-31 passes for 366 yards and three touchdowns. Mariota and ran for an additional touchdown ending up the day with 88 yards of rushing.

Oregon is currently the No. 2 team in the country according to both the AP and Coaches Poll with a 6-0 record and 3-0 in the Pac-12 Conference race.

For the season, Mariota has accounted for 25 touchdowns by either passing or running the ball and for the season has not had an interception or fumble.

Oregon takes on Washington State next Saturday, Oct. 19, 2013 at Autzen Stadium with kickoff scheduled for 7 p.m. The game will be carried on the Pac-12 Networks.

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