Oct. 14, 2013
BIG EAST Offensive Player of the Week
C. Nortey, Marquette, F, So.
Nortey scored two more game-winning goals last week, helping Marquette defeat two nationally ranked league opponents. He scored the golden goal in a 3-2 double-overtime win against Butler. He followed that effort by scoring the only goal of the match in a 1-0 decision against Creighton. The striker has scored the game-winner in all four of Marquette’s league contests this season.
BIG EAST Defensive Player of the Week
Paul Dillon, Marquette, B, Sr.
Dillon helped the Golden Eagles to a pair of wins against nationally ranked foes, which included one shutout. He helped offensively with a pair of assists in a 3-2 double-overtime win against Butler and assisted on the game-winning goal in a 1-0 win against Creighton.
BIG EAST Goalkeeper of the Week
Eric Osswald, Xavier, GK, Sr.
Osswald helped the Musketeers to a 2-0 week by making five saves in a 3-0 win against DePaul and four saves in a 2-1 triumph over Georgetown. The win over DePaul was the first BIG EAST win for Xavier.
BIG EAST Rookie of the Week
Jalen Brown, Xavier, MF, Fr.
Brown notched the game-winning goal in a 3-0 victory at DePaul. The Musketeers’ week also included a 2-1 win against Georgetown. Brown had five shots on goal for the two games.
BIG EAST Honor Roll
Vincent Mitchell, Butler, M, So.
Scored the game-winning goal in a 2-0 win against Seton Hall. Also scored in a 3-2 loss to Marquette.
Bakie Goodman, Georgetown, F, Fr.
Tallied the only goal of the game in the second half of a 1-0 win at Providence in a 1-1 week.
Manny Andrade, Providence, F, So.
Posted the only goal of the game in the 107th minute of a 1-0 double-overtime victory at DePaul.
John Jlopleh, Villanova, F, Fr.
Will Walker, Xavier, MF, Jr.
Scored the first goal of his career in a 2-0 victory against St. John’s. The Wildcats were 1-1 for the week.
Scored both goals in a 2-1 win against Georgetown. The Musketeers had a 2-0 week.