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Week 10 Maxwell Award Elite
In a Pac-12 statement game against USC, Oregon RB Kenjon Barner finally showed the country what he can do in a full game. On a hefty 38 carries, Barner ran for a school-record 321 yards and five touchdowns, which ties a Pac-12 single game record. Barner, our Maxwell Award Player of the Week, is currently third in the nation with 1,295 rushing yards, eighth in yards per carry with 7.2, and second in rushing touchdowns with 19. Barner has been on fire for the undefeated Ducks and has totaled 885 rushing yards (8.6 YPC) and 13 rushing touchdowns in just his last five games. Barner is one of the four running backs Maxwell Award semifinalists.
Alabama QB AJ McCarron remained flawless in a must-win game in Baton Rouge against an unforgiving LSU defense, The Mobile native valiantly led the Crimson Tide to two essential touchdowns; a rushing touchdown at the end of the first half, and a game-winning screen pass to freshman halfback TJ Yeldon. Alabama continues...
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Heisman trophy candidate Kenjon Barner knew it was his last time to play back in his hometown in front of dozens of friends and family members. He made sure he left them with a special performance to remember. Barner ran for a school-record 321 yards and five touchdowns as Oregon beat No. 18 Southern California 62-51.
It was just another example of the most potent offense in College...
Kenjon Barner modestly said the No. 2 Oregon Ducks did ''pretty well'' in their big win against USC. As for his own record-setting effort, the ever-humble running back credited his teammates.
So it fell to former Ducks running back and good friend LaMichael James to come right out and say it: Barner has proven he's one of the best running backs in the country...
Oregon Ducks running back Kenjon Barner (5-11 192 Sr) has soared into the Heisman discussion with his eye popping school-record 321 rushing yards and five touchdowns last Saturday in the 62-51 win over the USC Trojans. With his numbers and recent stellar performance, you would think that he would now be the Heisman leader, but he has shared the spotlight on offense with a backfield...
HGT: 5-11 WGT: 192
YR: SR POS: RB
Exceptional athlete, explosive
Impressive lateral quickness and straight line speed
Possesses great acceleration and change...
The Oregon Ducks are 9-0 this season, ranked No. 2, and looking for a second BCS title game berth in three years. The man leading the team is head coach Chip Kelly, who maybe looking for a new challenge in the NFL. Former Oregon coach Mike Bellotti told CBSSports.com that he believes Kelly will soon be leaving for the NFL. “It's just inevitable that he will eventually be...
Kenjon Barner's record-setting night helped Oregon pass one major test and move closer toward a spot in the BCS championship game.
The second-ranked Ducks have a couple more tests on the horizon but first they have to avoid an upset during Saturday night's visit to struggling California, which may not have its starting quarterback available.
Barner rushed for a program...
From out of the thick Oregon mist came a rocket known to fans of Riverside, California's Notre Dame High School football.
Kenjon Barner blazed into the University Park neighborhood of Los Angeles at full speed and never slowed. He waved to family and friends while torching the turf for enough yards to shake even the sleepiest fans awake.
His rushing performance earned national...
The Good: Another college football shootoutIt’s hard to imagine that a game with four turnovers could result in 113 combined points, 1,345 combined total-yards, and 68 first downs but Oregon and USC proved it was possible. Oregon’s Kenjon Barner gets the game ball after a record-breaking performance in front of his family and hometown friends. Barner finished with a school...
It was a matchup that had been anticipated for roughly eleven months. As soon as the 2011 college football season came to a close, the Ducks and Trojans fans alike had November 3rd, 2012 circled on their calendars. It was the day the two perennial Pac-12 powers would clash, battling for their spot in the driver's seat of the conference.
While the stakes weren't quite as...
Week ten of the college football season saw some of the top teams in the country almost lose as Alabama and Notre Dame has close calls. Would that help AJ McCarron and Manti Te'o because they had to persevere to win or will it hurt? Kansas State's Collin Klein got knocked out of his teams win over Oklahoma State and Kenyon Barner made a statement against Monte Kiffin'...
2012 Heisman Trophy Hopefuls…Can anyone beat Collin Klein?By Tyler LurkinsCollin Klein, QB, Kansas St.-Klein still has the lead and as long as K-State keeps winning, he may be the only pony on the ticket. With a shade under 700 yards rushing and 1875 yards in the air, Klein is the top player in the country.Braxton Miller, QB, Ohio St.-Miller also has eye popping stats. Throwing...