University at Buffalo junior linebacker Khalil Mack on Monday was named the Mid-American Conference East Division Defensive Player of the Week.
Mack, who hails from Fort Pierce, Fla., had four tackles, with 3.5 for a loss in a 24-17 road loss last Saturday at Connecticut. Mack also had a sack and a forced fumble and now has 11 tackles for loss through three games to lead the country.