Day in review

November 10, 1996

Top performances

Passing

Koy Detmer, Colorado 27 of 47, 401 yards, 5 TDs

His school-record five scoring passes helped Colorado defeat Iowa State, 49-42, and extend its winning streak over Iowa State to 13 games.

Tim Sherman, Virginia 19 of 28, 346 yards, 0 TDs

He ran for a touchdown in addition to his school-record passing, but eight sacks and three fumbles made for a long day against Clemson.

Donovan McNabb, Syracuse 22 of 33, 271 yards, 3 TDs

Helped Orangemen register sixth straight victory.

Rushing

Kelverick Green, M. Tennessee

25 carries, 168 yards, 4 TDs

He did all his scoring in the second quarter to power a 30-12 victory over Tennessee-Martin.

Chad Levitt, Cornell 39 carries, 218 yards, 1 TD

The 100-yard effort in a 28-20 win over Yale was the 24th of Levitt's career and broke the school record of 22 set by Ed Marinaro.

Ron Dayne, Wisconsin 50 carries, 297 yards, 3 TDs

The freshman's 31 rushes before halftime of a 45-28 win over Minnesota were three short of the NCAA record for a half. Dayne broke Billy Marek's 1974 school record of 43 rushes, but was shy of Marek's mark of 304 rushing yards.

Antowain Smith, Houston 31 carries, 231 yards, 6 TDs

It took Smith only two plays to get an overtime touchdown that lifted Houston.

Receiving

Kevin Lockett, Kansas State 11 catches, 167 yards, 2 TDs

Contribution helped Wildcats to their fourth straight victories over archrival Kansas for the first time since the mid-1920s.

Rae Carruth, Colorado 6 catches, 154 yards, 3 TDs

With his last touchdown catch of day, he broke Michael Westbrook's school career reception record of 20.

Heisman watch

Darnell Autry, Northwestern RB

........... No. ... Yds. .. Avg. .. TD

vs. Iowa .. 31 .... 240 ... 7.7 .... 4

Season ... 235 .. 1,274 ... 5.4 ... 10

Troy Davis, Iowa State RB

.............. No. ... Yds. ... Avg. .. TD

vs. Kansas St. 35 .... 228 .... 6.5 .... 2

Season ...... 320 .. 1,822 .... 5.7 ... 19

Byron Hanspord, Texas Tech, RB

.............. No. ... Yds. ... Avg. .. TD

vs. Texas .... 22 .... 132 .... 6.0 .... 0

Season ...... 274 .. 1,743 .... 6.3 ... 10

Peyton Manning, Tennessee, QB

............... C .... A .... Yds. .. TD

vs. Memphis .. 23 ... 40 .... 296 .... 1

Season ...... 182 .. 281 .. 2,525 ... 14

Jake Plummer, Arizona State, QB

.................. C .... A .... Yds. .. TD

vs. California .. 10 ... 18 .... 184 .... 0

Season ......... 169 .. 294 .. 2,374 ... 20

Danny Wuerffel, Florida, QB

.................. C .... A .... Yds. ... TD

vs. Vanderbilt .. 18 ... 29 .... 283 ..... 4

Season ......... 153 .. 243 .. 2,572 .... 29

Pub Date: 11/10/96

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