SALT LAKE CITY, Utah (ABC 4 Sports) - Utah senior Reggie Dunn was named the Pac-12 Special Teams Player of the Week after his two 100-yard kickoff returns helped Utah to a 49-27 victory over California last Saturday. Dunn tied the NCAA record for kick return touchdowns in a game and set the NCAA record for kick return average in a game (74.0), returning three kicks for 222 yards. He tied the school record for 100-yard kickoff returns in a season (2) and set school records for kickoff return touchdowns in a game and 100-yard kick returns in a career (3).
It is the first Pac-12 player of the week honor for Dunn and the second by a Ute this season. Punter Tom Hackett was recognized on Sept. 17.