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By the Numbers: Week 3's best performances

Posted on: September 18, 2010 3:47 pm
Edited on: September 19, 2010 1:38 am
 

As we look at all the action around the nation during Week 3, here are some of the biggest performances of the day. Follow all the action on our scoreboard and our updating college football blog.

5: A LSU record number of field goals by Josh Jasper and number of interceptions by the Tigers defense in the 29-7 victory over Mississippi State.

10: Vanderbilt snapped a 10-game conference losing streak dating back to 2008 with a 28-14 victory over Ole Miss. The Commodores have beaten the Rebels four of the past six seasons.

14: Seconds remaining when Arkansas' Ryan Mallett threw a 40-yard scoring pass to Greg Childs to lift No. 12 Arkansas over Georgia 31-24.

16:
A school-record consecutive completions by Terrelle Pryor in Ohio State's easy 43-7 victory over Ohio. Pryor, who also ran for a touchdown, completed 22 of 29 passes for 235 yards and two scores with two interceptions.

181: Daniel Thomas rushed for 181 yards and two touchdowns on a career-high 34 carries, and Kansas State rallied to beat Iowa State 27-20.

287: Passing and rushing yards by Nebraska freshman Taylor Martinez in Nebraska's pounding of Washington 56-21. Martinez ran for 137 yards and three touchdowns, threw for another 150 yards and a score.

295: Combined rushing yards by Illinois RB Mikel LeShoure (180) and QB Nathan Scheelhaase (115) in the 28-22 victory over Northern Illinois. LeShoure and Scheelhaase combined for 53 rushing yards on a fourth quarter drive that set up a 32-yard field goal by Derek Dimke that provided the winning points.

528: School-record rushing yards by Oregon in the 69-0 victory over Portland State. LaMichael James led the way with 227 yards on 14 carries and two touchdowns.

722: Total yards by Oklahoma State in the 65-28 victory over Tulsa. Brandon Weeden passed for 409 of the yards with six touchdowns. The total yards broke the school record of 717 set against Kansas during Barry Sanders' Heisman Trophy season in 1988.

Comments

Since: Sep 27, 2009
Posted on: September 23, 2010 1:40 am
 

By the Numbers: Week 3's best performances

Seconds remaining when Arkansas' Ryan Mallett threw a 40-yard scoring pass to Greg Childs... And it earned the O'Brien qb of the week award as well.

"Childs, Please!", roared ESPN's Dave Pasch with 16 seconds remaining on the clock.  Hogs had to have this road win.




Since: Sep 2, 2008
Posted on: September 19, 2010 9:13 pm
 

By the Numbers: Week 3's best performances

Did not know that.  Fun to see the Conifers doing so well.



Since: Sep 2, 2008
Posted on: September 19, 2010 9:12 pm
 

By the Numbers: Week 3's best performances

Ingram looked amazing.



Since: Dec 3, 2006
Posted on: September 19, 2010 12:08 pm
 

By the Numbers: Week 3's best performances

3: The number of Carries it took Mark Ingram to break 100 yards in his first game back

He looked good!  RTR Glad to have the beast back.




Since: Aug 31, 2006
Posted on: September 19, 2010 6:51 am
 

By the Numbers: Week 3's best performances

Never thought the wolfpack had a chinamans  chance against the Bears,Mr Colin  Kaepernick looks real good so far,keep it going son. Wonder how many fans know that the promising QB of the Stanford Cardinals is the son of Oliver Luck ,the AD of West Virginia U.



Since: Sep 2, 2008
Posted on: September 19, 2010 1:19 am
 

Colin Kaepernick

Colin Kaepernick, QB Nevada Wolf Pack

Passing:  10-15  182 yds  2 TD / 0 Int

Rushing:  17 carries  148 yds  3 TD

Nevada 52      California 31

How about some props for this kid!





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