Found September 09, 2013 on Blue Cougar Football:
Tracking the accomplishments of the Brigham Young Cougars football team each game during the season. Below are the season and career milestones, as well as new career highs, reached by BYU football players during the Virginia game. At the end there is a list of player who are approching a milestone and should appear on the list next week or the week after.  The format for this listing is as follows: Player name, milestone reached, and actual total in parenthesis. Season None Career Jamaal Williams: 1,000 Career rushing yards (1,101) Jamaal Williams: 200 Career rush attempts (229) Justin Sorensen: 25 Field Goals made (27) Career Highs Note: Players whose previous career high was zero or one are not included in this section. Taysom Hill: Touchdowns runs in one game – 3 (Old 2) Taysom Hill: Rushing yards in one game - 259 (Old 143) Jamaal Williams: Rushing yards in one game – 182 (Old 155) Paul Lasike: Rushing yards in one game - 87 (Old 44) Skye Povey: Tackles – 9 (Old 3) ...

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