What is the NCAA record for rushing yards in a game?

What is the NCAA record for rushing yards in a game?

One week after Wisconsin’s Melvin Gordon set the NCAA single-game rushing record, Perine one-upped it and broke that mark, carrying 34 times for 427 yards. It got started with a bang. The Pflugerville, Texas product took his first tote into the end zone on a 49-yard touchdown run.

What is the NCAA record for most rushing yards in a season?

With longer college football schedules these days, count on those seasons to increase. Barry Sanders remains the record-holder. He rushed for 2,628 at Oklahoma State in 1988.

Who ran for 400 yards in college football?

On Nov. 15, 2014, University of Wisconsin running back Melvin Gordon III set the single-game NCAA Football Bowl Subdivision rushing mark with 408 yards on 25 carries in just three quarters of play during a 59-24 Big Ten Conference upset victory over Nebraska at Camp Randall Stadium.

What college has the most 1000 yard rushers?

UNC has had a football player rush for over 1,000 yards in a season 31 times.

What record did Melvin Gordon break?

408 yards
3. Melvin Gordon, Wisconsin — 408 yards vs. Nebraska on Nov. 15, 2014.

Has any NFL team had 2 1000 yard rushers?

The second 1,000-yard tandem occurred four years later in 1976, when fullback Franco Harris and halfback Rocky Bleier both surpassed 1,000 yards playing for the Pittsburgh Steelers. That would have made them the first NFC team with a 1,000 yard rushing duo.

Who has the most career rushing yards in NCAA history?

Total rushing yards 1 Ron Dayne: Wisconsin (1996–1999) 7,125 2 Ricky Williams: Texas (1995–1998) 6,592 3 Tony Dorsett: Pittsburgh (1973–1976) 6,526 4 Donnel Pumphrey: San Diego State (2013–2016) 6,405 5 Charles White: USC (1976–1979) 6,245 6 Jonathan Taylor: Wisconsin (2017–2019) 6,174 7 DeAngelo Williams: Memphis (2002–2005) 6,026 8 Royce Freeman

Who holds the career rushing record in the NCAA?

Holds the NCAA record for career rushing yards by a quarterback (4,495), eclipsing the previous mark set by West Virginia signal caller Pat White (4,480, 2005-08) Holds the NCAA season record for

Who has the most rushing yards of all time?

Frank Gore.

  • Barry Sanders.
  • Adrian Peterson. Rushing yards: 14,820.
  • Curtis Martin. Rushing yards: 14,101.
  • LaDainian Tomlinson. Rushing yards: 13,684.
  • Jerome Bettis. Rushing yards: 13,662.
  • Eric Dickerson. Rushing yards: 13,259.
  • Tony Dorsett. Rushing yards: 12,739.
  • What is the NCAA record for the longest field goal?

    Watch the record-breaking 69-yard field goal by Ove Johansson from 1976. On Oct. 16, 1976, Ove Johansson broke the record for the longest field goal in college football history.