It was a weekend filled with outstanding performances in the B1G. From first-time starting quarterbacks to experienced stars, there were plenty of players who excelled in Week 9.

As it does every week, the B1G had the difficult task of sorting out which individual performances were worthy of receiving Player of the Week honors. More difficult decisions, but the conference finally came to a conclusion on Monday morning.

Here are the Week 9 B1G Players of the Week:

Offensive Player of the Week

Javon Leake, RB, Maryland

Defensive Player of the Week

Yetur Gross-Matos, DE, Penn State

Special Teams Player of the Week

Javon Leake, RB, Maryland

Freshmen of the Week

Tanner Morgan, QB, Minnesota

Rocky Lombardi, QB, Michigan State