TEMPE, Ariz. -- The last time Bo Graham coached running backs, at Tulsa in 2008, his unit finished fifth in the nation in rushing offense. Now in the same position at Arizona State, Graham wants even more.
"We're trying to get to No. 1," said Graham, son of head coach Todd Graham. "We want to be the best on all sides of the ball, all three phases, but offensively we definitely want to set our goals up top, and we feel like we've got the personnel and the people to do it."
It's not beyond the realm of possibility, considering that Graham inherits a deep running back corps highlighted by returning standouts Marion Grice and D.J. Foster.
The options also include Deantre Lewis, finally getting healthy after being wounded in a random shooting two years ago, and emerging redhsirt freshman Terrell Davis.
Ranking first nationally in rushing might be a bit of a stretch, but after finishing at No. 25 in 2012, it seems likely the Sun Devils can move up in year two of Todd Graham's "high oc...