The Washington Times - October 12, 2009, 12:55PM

Just in from the ACC in the last hour. …

Maryland receiver Torrey Smith was voted the ACC’s specialist of the week. Smith had 194 yards on six kickoff returns in Saturday’s loss at Wake Forest.

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It’s the second straight week Maryland had the specialist of the week; Nick Ferrara was the winner on Oct. 5.

Also honored: Virginia cornerback Ras-I Dowling (9 tackles, interception, forced fumble) as the defensive back of the week, and Virginia Tech tailback Ryan Williams (18 carries, 158 yards, touchdown) as the rookie of the week.

—- Patrick Stevens