Top performances

October 17, 1999

Passing

Chris Boden, Villanova 43-for-69, 444 yards, 2 TDs

Set Atlantic 10 mark for completions in leading team to 48-45 triple-OT win over Connecticut.

Tim Rattay, Louisiana Tech 41-for-56, 406 yards, 4 TDs

Guided 41-18 rout of Middle Tennessee.

Gavin Hoffman, Penn 25-for-32, 399 yards, 4 TDs

School-record yardage came in 41-17 rout of Columbia.

Patrick Ramsey, Tulane 37-for-52, 396 yards, 5 TDs

His fifth consecutive game with at least 300 yards passing helped beat Louisiana-Lafayette, 48-32.

Randy McCown, Texas A&M 21-for-30, 362 yards, 2 TDs

Career day moved Aggies into first-place tie in Big 12 South.

Rushing

Marcel Shipp, Massachusetts 30 carries, 256 yards, 2 TDs 192 of his yards came in second half to push away Maine, 38-17.

Shoud Williams, Texas Tech 21 carries, 230 yards, 2 TDs

Powered 31-10 win over error-prone Colorado.

Thomas Jones, Virginia 38 carries, 221 yards, 3 TDs

Set the Virginia record for career rushing touchdowns with 32.

Joe Hall, Kansas State 25 carries, 195 yards, 2 TDs

Junior college transfer subbed for injured star David Allen, was limited to 25 total carries for 139 yards in four previous games.

Receiving

Chris Daniels, Purdue 21 catches, 301 yards, 3 TDs

Receptions and yardage were both Big Ten records.

Adam Marino, Mount Union 9 catches, 209 yards, 2 TDs

Played big role in team's all-divisions record 48th consecutive victory.

Heisman watch

Shaun Alexander, Alabama RB

Att. Yds. Avg. TD

at Mississippi 36 214 5.9 3

Season 181 934 5.1 17

Drew Brees, Purdue QB

Com. Att. Yds. TD

vs. Michigan State 40 57 509 5

Season 191 317 2312 16

Ron Dayne, Wisconsin RB

Att. Yds. Avg. TD

vs. Indiana 17 1 67 9.8 2

Season 175 1020 5.8 13

Joe Hamilton, Georgia Tech QB

Com. Att. Yds. TD

at Duke 23 34 324 2

Season 102 151 1671 14

Chad Pennington, Marshall QB

Com. Att. Yds. TD

vs. Toledo (Thurs.) 27 37 393 3

Season 138 214 1962 17

Chris Redman, Louisville QB

Com. Att. Yds. TD

at Memphis 33 47 385 4

Season 175 260 1948 18

Chris Weinke, Florida State QB

Com. Att. Yds. TD

Wake Forest 19 36 354 2

Season 114 185 1752 15

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