Demon Deacons Defeat Tigers, 12-7 :: Oct. 9, 2008 :: AP Photos
Wake Forest vs. NC State - Winston-Salem, N.C., Saturday Nov. 17, 2007.
Wake Forest 24, Florida State 21
Enters his senior season with 1,896 career rushing yards, the 11th-highest total in school history ... Needs just over 100 yards to become the 10th player in Wake Forest history to go over 2,000 career rushing yards ... His 78 career receptions is the fifth-highest total in school history among running backs ... Ranks 10th in school history with 454 career carries ... Will attempt to become the ninth player in school history to lead the team in rushing in three different seasons.
Led the team in rushing with 541 yards on 113 carries ... Also topped the team in carries (219) and rushing touchdowns (4) ... Season-high 94 yards rushing in a win over Maryland (Oct. 10) ... Had a 48-yard touchdown run against the Terps ... Had a season-best five receptions for a career-high 71 yards against Miami (Oct. 31) ... Had one of the most remarkable runs of the 2010 season late in the win over NC State (Oct. 3) ... With Wake holding a 30-24 lead and time running out, caught a pass in the flat on a third-and-six and used his second effort to pick up 10 yards for a first down that sealed the win ... Carried 18 times for 89 yards against Navy (Oct. 24) ... Led the team in rushing against Elon with 25 yards on 11 carries, vs. NC State, vs. Maryland, and vs. Miami with 48 yards on nine carries ... Was Wake's rushing leader in eight of 12 games.
Set the Wake Forest record for the most rushing yards (953), rushing attempts (219), receptions (34), rushing touchdowns (11) and total touchdowns (12) by a redshirt freshman ... Named the ACC Rookie of the Year in 2007 ... Also named to the ACC All-Freshman team and ACC Freshman of the Year by The Sporting News ... Second team Freshman All-America by TSN ... Earned third team Freshman All-American by College Football News ... Finished third in the ACC in rushing with 953 yards ... Averaged 79.4 yards per game ... Had three 100-yard rushing games ... Did not play in the season opener at Boston College but became a staple of the offense in the final 12 games ... Had eight carries for 31 yards in his collegiate debut against Nebraska (Sept. 8) ... His break-out game came against Maryland when he carried 20 times for 91 yards and scored the game-winning touchdown in overtime to give the Deacons a 31-24 win ... Had 140 yards on 18 carries and one touchdown in a nationally-televised win over Florida State ... Gave the Deacs a 7-0 lead against the Seminoles when he raced 83 yards for a score ... Followed that with 131 yards on a career-high 27 carries against Navy ... Had 111 yards and two scores in regular season finale at Vanderbil ... Was the top rushing freshman in the ACC and the seventh-leading rookie runner in the NCAA ... Named ACC Rookie of the Week four times in 2007 ... Earned ACC Rookie of the Week following wins over Vanderbilt (Nov. 24), Navy (Oct. 20), Florida State (Oct. 11), and Maryland (Sept. 22) ... Was second in the ACC in scoring with 6.0 points per game ... Also finished third in the ACC in touchdowns scored with 12.
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