THIRD DOWN Two-Minute Drill

Sunday, November 30, 2008

By the Numbers

2,928

Career kickoff return yards for Southern Methodist's Jesse Henderson, breaking the NCAA record of 2,922 set by Tulane's Jeff Liggon from 1993 to '96

4

School records broken by Kansas's Todd Reesing this season: completions (302), attempts (460), total yards (3,683) and passing yards (3,575)

7,449

Career rushing yards for Mount Union's Nate Kmic, breaking the Division III record of 7,353 set by R.J. Bowers of Grove City College in Pennsylvania from 1997 to 2000

Quotable

"We got smacked around our first year in the Big East. I'm at a loss for words. It's just utter bliss."

Cincinnati wide receiver Mardy Gilyard, celebrating the Bearcats' conference title

"I think they should break that three-way tie based on a graduation rate. I think the Big 12 conference should have an executive session tonight."

Texas Tech Coach Mike Leach, whose Red Raiders lead Big 12 football programs with a 79 percent graduation rate

Notable

MAC VACANCIES: Bowling Green fired Coach Gregg Brandon after six seasons, and Miami (Ohio) Coach Shane Montgomery resigned after a 2-10 season.

HARVIN INJURED: Florida wide receiver Percy Harvin sprained his right ankle against Florida State, and Coach Urban Meyer said he is questionable for Saturday's SEC title game.


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