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Victor Anderson

| | College: Louisville
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2010 Season

Injuries slowed him down in 2010 … finished third on the team in rushing with 286 yards … also caught 11 passes for 61 yards … ranked seventh nationally in kick return average at 30.2 yards a return … had one carry in final regular season game in a win over Rutgers … also had two kick returns for 61 yards, including a 41-yarder. .. returned to action in the win over Syracuse after missing three games … ran for 46 yards on 10 carries. .. recorded 23 yards on three carries in win over Memphis … rushed for season-high 108 yards on 18 carries to lead two 100-yard rushers in the win over Arkansas State … ran for 15 yards on eight carries and had three catches for 17 yards in loss to Oregon State … added four kick returns for 92 yards, including a long of 30 … finished with 67 yards rushing on 11 carries in win over Eastern Kentucky … added a 59-yard kickoff return … rushed 32 yards on eight carries and added a 67-yard kickoff return, the longest return of his career, in the loss to Kentucky.

2009 Season

Suffered a shoulder-injury which limited him to just eight games … played hurt for most of the year until undergoing season-ending surgery … still finished as the team's leading rusher despite missing four games … rushed for 473 yards and five touchdowns … did not play against Rutgers, USF, WVU or Arkansas State due to injury … finished with 12 carries for 56 yards at Cincinnati … ran for one touchdown and 58 yards on five carries at Connecticut … rushed for 90 yards on 14 carries with one touchdown in Cards' win over Southern Miss … had 12 carries for 51 yards against Pitt … ran for 110 yards on 19 carries, including a 35-yarder, and one touchdown against Kentucky … rushed for 93 yards on 14 carries and two touchdowns in the Cards' opener against Indiana State … added two catches for 18 yards against ISU.

2008 Season

Second team All-Big East. Became the school's first player to be named the BIG EAST Rookie of the Year … school's first 1,000-yard rusher since 2005 when he ran for 1,047 yards and eight scores … ranked fifth in the BIG EAST Conference in rushing … rushed for 113 yards and a TD in loss at Syracuse … carried the ball 19 times for 161 yards and one TD in win against MTSU … 88-yd TD run was the fourth-longest in school history … rushed for 81 yards on 15 carries in win over Memphis … earned third straight 100-yard performance with 100 yards on 19 carries and one rushing touchdown against Connecticut … also had a touchdown reception against Huskies … named BIG EAST Offensive Player of the Week after a career-best day with 176 yards rushing and three touchdowns in win over Kansas State … became first Louisville player to rush for three TDs in a game since Michael Bush in 2006 … scored first career touchdown against Tennessee Tech with first career 100-yard game (114 yards).

2007 Season


High School

St. Xavier High's all-time leading rusher and scorer with 4,008 yards and 75 touchdowns … Averaged 8.9 yards per carry during his career … Guided St. Xavier to a three-year record of 37-4 … Member of the Atlanta Journal- Constitution's top 100 All-Southern team and the Orlando Sentinel's All-Southern team … Named Class 4-A, District Four Co-Players of the Year by the Kentucky Football Coaches Association … Rated a four-star recruit by Scout.com … Rivals.com ranks him as the second-best player in the state of Kentucky … Stamped by Rivals as the tenth-best all-purpose back in the nation.

Ranked as the 29th-best running back in the nation by Scout and was given a four-star rating … Ran for over 1,400 yards and 22 touchdowns during his senior campaign … Selected first team All-State by the Associated Press and the Courier-Journal as a junior … Rushed for 1,576 yards and 27 touchdowns as a junior … Also recorded 500 yards in kickoff returns … Averaged 8.1 yards per carry average in guiding St. Xavier to the Class 4A state finals … Led St. Xavier to its first state title in five years during his sophomore season … Was named Most Valuable Player of the 4-A Title game, rushing 12 times for 151 yards and three scores … Ran for 1,039 yards and 27 scores during his sophomore campaign.


Son of Victor Anderson … born 7/15/88.

Latest News
12/27/2011 - Scouting the Louisville running game: This has been a problem for the Cardinals all season. Louisville has a lot of options Victor Anderson, Dominique Brown and Jeremy Wright but none of them has stepped forward to emerge as a dominant runner. Anderson will be motivated to end his Cardinals career on a high note, and freshman quarterback Teddy Bridgewater can also move the chains with his legs. - The Sports Xchange

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