by Barca Blog - Congrats to tailback Warren Norman for being named SEC Freshman of the Week for his performance against Tennessee on Saturday. Believe it or not, this is the first time the conference has recognized Norman during his record-breaking rookie season.
A couple of bullet points on the Tennessee game:
• Norman accumulated 152 all-purpose yards at Tennessee, breaking an SEC freshman all-purpose yardage record, in the Commodores 31-16 loss at Tennessee.
• Norman finished the season with 1,941 all-purpose yards, breaking a mark set by Georgia’s Herschel Walker in 1980.
• Against the Vols, Norman had 73 rushing yards on 17 carries and three catches for 18 yards. He also had three kickoff returns for 61 yards.
• Norman also is Vanderbilt’s single-season all-purpose leader and ranks 11th in SEC history.
Read the Official Press Release on VUcommodores.com.