CORRECTION: I originally said Locker was named the offensive freshman of the year, but failed to specify that the award was for the Pac-10. Sorry for any confusion.
A day after being named to the second team of the Rivals.com freshman All-American team, Jake Locker was named the Sporting News’ Offensive Freshman of the Year in the Pac-10 and selected as the quarterback on the All-Freshman Team.
On to some links.
Speaking of honors for Huskies, here’s Rival.com’s All Pac-10 team. Louis Rankin was named the first-team all-purpose player for his work as a tailback and kick returner. Defensive tackle Jordan Reffett was named to the second team.
Here’s our notebook for today, which leads off with the Huskies saying they need to run the ball and burn some clock to slow down Hawaii’s offense.
Here’s the Honolulu Advertiser’s notebook, which has info on injuries, the Maloof brothers giving money to the program, and a few other things.
Also, check out the Advertiser’s UH blog which says that the last hour of practice was called off today because of heavy rain.