Lorello also recoverd a fumble and had a sack to stop two other Scarlet Knight drives. Adam Lehnortt, Scott Gyorko and Keilen Dykes also received nominations for their play, but in the end it was Lorello's consistent performance that earned him the nod.
Colson carried 19 times, good for a 5.4 yard average, and also ripped off the game sealing run late in the fourth quarter. With WVU trying to run out the clock and facing a third down and eight, Colson powered 22 yards for a first down, which allowed the Mountaineers to kneel on the ball and end the game.
Colson's performance was even more impressive considering that he was coming off a bout of the flu which caused him to miss a couple of practice sessions earlier in the week.