Sunday, October 5, 2008

This Date in College Football History

October 5, 1968: Arkansas tailback Bill Burnett scores in his first of 23 consecutive games through Oct. 31, 1970, lifting the Hogs over TCU 17-7 in Fort Worth. The record stands for 32 years until broken by Virginia Tech's Lee Suggs in 2002.

Credit: The National Football Foundation & College Hall of Fame