Sunday, November 2, 2008

This Date in College Football History

November 2, 1974: Legendary Ohio State coach Woody Hayes (future College Football Hall of Famer) earns his 200th career win against Illinois in Columbus. Buckeye tailback Archie Griffin (two-time Heisman Trophy winner and 1986 College Football Hall of Fame inductee) rushes for 144 yards, setting an NCAA record for most consecutive games gaining 100 yards or more (18).

Credit: The National Football Foundation & College Hall of Fame