Thursday, October 30, 2008

This Date in College Football History

October 30, 1971: In West Lafayette, Michigan State halfback Eric "The Flea" Allen breaks Michigan running back Ron Johnson's (1992 College Football Hall of Fame inductee) NCAA record for rushing yards in a single game, sprinting for 350 yards in the Spartans' 43-10 victory over Purdue.

Credit: The National Football Foundation & College Hall of Fame