A quick look back at the statistical record book throughout NCAA history …

Nov. 21

1983

 

(W) Basketball       

Georgeann Wells of West Virginia became the first American woman to dunk a basketball in an official competition in a game against Charleston (W.Va.).

1981

Football

BYU's Gordon Hudson set the FBS record for the most receiving yards gained in a game by a TE (259) against Utah.

2009

Football

Edinboro's Trevor Harris set the DII Championship record for net yards passing (630), net yards rushing and passing in a game (647) and passes completed in a game (50) against West Liberty.

2009

Football

West Liberty's Mike Blewett set the DII Championship record for extra points in a game (12) against Edinboro.

2009

Football

Edinboro set the DII Championship record for first downs by passing (34), net yards passing (630), passes attempted (76) and passes completed in a game (50) against West Liberty.

2009

Football

Edinboro (630) and West Liberty (540) set the Division II record for most yards gained in a game (1,170) by both teams.

1991

(W) Basketball

Mills' Tricia Andres set the Division III record for assists in a game (21) against Dominican (Calif.).

2000

(W)  Basketball

New York U. set the Division III record for assists in a game (40) against John Jay.

1998

(M) Ice Hockey

New England College's David Garofalo set the Division III record for short-handed goals in a game (4).

2008

(W) Volleyball

West Texas A&M set the Division II record for most points scored in a four-set match with 25-point scoring format.

Nov. 22

2008

Football

Eastern Michigan's Andy Schmitt set the FBS record for most passes attempted without an interception in a game (76) against Temple.

1993

(M) XC

Placing five runners among the 25 top finishers (including three in the top 10), Arkansas coasted to a fourth consecutive national team title. The Razorbacks registered 31 points to easily outdistance runner-up Brigham Young with 153 points and set the mark for largest margin of victory at the championship.

1993

(W)  XC

For the fifth consecutive year, Villanova claimed the individual and team national titles. Carole Zajac and Jennifer Rhines finished one and two, respectively, to help the Wildcats edge runner-up Arkansas by five points (66 to 71).

1958

Football

Pacific set the FBS record for most two-point attempts scored in a game (seven) against San Diego State while attempting nine.

2008

Football

Abilene Christian's Bernard Scott set the DII Championship record for TDs by rushing in a game (six) against West Texas A&M.

2008

Football

West Texas A&M's Keith Null set the DII Championship record for the most TD passes in a game (seven) against Abilene Christian.

2008

Football

West Texas A&M's Charly Martin set the DII Championship record for net yards receiving in a game (323) and TD receptions in a game (five) against Abilene Christian.

2008

Football

Abilene Christian's Bernard Scott set the DII Championship record for TDs in a game (seven) and points in a game (42) against West Texas A&M.

2008

Football

Abilene Christian set the DII Championship record for points in a game (93) and net yards rushing and passing in a game (810) against West Texas A&M.

2003

Football

Hanover's Brett Dietz set the DIII Championship record for passes attempted (78) and passes completed in a game (46) against Baldwin-Wallace.

2008

Football

Franklin's Logan Deffner set the DIII Championship record for TD receptions in a game (five) against Otterbein.

2003

Football

Hanover set the DIII Championship record for passes attempted in a game (79) against Baldwin-Wallace.

2008

Football

Abilene Christian set the Division II record for most yards per play in a game (14.5) against West Texas A&M.

2008

Football

Abilene Christian (93) and West Texas A&M set the Division II records for most points scored in a game (93) by both teams, most TDs scored in a game (22; 13 and 9) by both teams and most yards gained in a game (1,531; 810 and 721) by both teams.

2008

Football

Brockport (70) and Hartwick (68) set the Division III record for most points scored in a game (138) by both teams in regulation.

2008

Football

Hartwick set the Division III record for most points scored by a losing team in regulation (68) in a 70-68 loss to Brockport.

2008

(W) Basketball

Northern Illinois (38) and UMBC (26) set the Division I record for personal fouls in a game (64) by both teams.

2008

(W)  Ice Hockey

Manhattanville set the Division III record for power-play goals in a game (7).

Nov. 23

1991

Football

Weber State set the FCS record for the most first downs in a game (46) against Idaho State (12 rushing, 31 passing, 3 penalty).

1991

Football

Weber State's Jamie Martin set the FCS record for most yards gained by passing (624) against Idaho State.

1991

Football

Kansas' Tony Sands set the FBS record for the most rushes in a game (58) against Missouri on his way to 396 yards.

1991

Football

Weber State set the FCS record for the most yards gained in a game (876) against Idaho State (252 rushing, 624 passing)

1968

Football

Houston set the FBS record for most points scored in one half (76) in the second half against Tulsa.

1985

Football

Gettysburg's Tim Flynn set the DIII Championship record for punts in a game (14) against Lycoming.

2002

Football

John Carroll's Liam Stull set the DIII Championship record for longest fumble return in a game (97 yards) against Hobart.

1985

Football

Gettysburg set the DIII Championship record for punts in a game (14) against Lycoming.

1991

Football

St. John's (Minn.) set the DIII Championship record for points in a game (75) against Coe.

1957

Football

Washington-St. Louis' Don Polkinghorne set the the Division II record for most yards gained per rush in a game (17.5) as he had 21 carries for 367 yards.

2007

Football

Abilene Christian set the Division II record for most points scored by a losing team in a game (73) against Chadron State.

2002

Football

King's (Pa.) set the Division III record for most tackles for loss in a game (22) against Salisbury.

2002

(W) Basketball

Wisconsin Lutheran's Julie Christensen set the Division III record for free throws in a game (26).

1997

(W) Basketball

Wisconsin-Stout (37) and Buffalo State (31) set thet Division III record for personal fouls in a game (68) by both teams.

Nov. 24 

2007

Football

Chadron State set the DII Championship record for rushing and passing plays  (116) and first downs in a game (41) against Abilene Christian.

2001

Football

Blake Elliott of St. John's (Minn.) set the DIII Championship record for longest punt return in a game (89 yards) against Wisconsin-Stevens Point.

1990

(W) Basketball

Humboldt State (77) and Dominican (Calif.) (11) set the Division II record for rebound margin in a game (66).

Nov. 25

2005

Football

Arkansas State's Tyrell Johnson set the FBS record for the most solo tackles in a game (20) against North Texas.

1961

Football

New Mexico State's Jim Pilot set the FBS record for the most two-point attempts made in a game (6) against Hardin-Simmons.

1948

Football

UTEP set the FBS record for most TDs scored by rushing in a game (12) against New Mexico State.

1989

Football

Stephen F. Austin's Todd Hammel set the FCS Championship record for most net yards passing in a game (517) vs. Grambling State.

1994

Football

Alcorn State's Steve McNair set the FCS Championship record for most passes completed in a game (52) against Youngstown State.

1989

Football

Stephen F. Austin's Todd Hammel set the FCS Championship record for most net yards rushing and passing in a game (539) against Grambling.

1994

Football

Youngstown State's Randy Smith set the FCS Championship record for the longest fumble return in a game (95 yards).

1994

Football

Alcorn State set the FCS Championship record for passes completed (52) and first downs by passing (29) in a game.

2000

Football

Northwood (Mich.) set the DII Championship record for the longest rush in a game (99 yards) on a 29-yard run by Jason Martin and 70 yards after lateral by Chad Coons.

2006

Football

Mary Hardin-Baylor's Zach Newcomb set the DIII Championship record for longest field goal in a game (55 yards).

1995

(M) Basketball

Simpson set the Division III record for assists in a game (53) against Grinnell.

1995

(M) Basketball

Simpson (53) vs. Grinnell (26) set the Division III record for assists in a game (79) by both teams.

Nov. 26

1997

(M) Basketball

Long Island set the Division I record for margin of victory (117,  179-62), points in a half (98, second), steals in a game (39) and field goals in a game (76) against Medgar Evers.

1988

Football

Jackson State's Fre McRae set the FCS Championship record for most punts in a game (14) against Stephen F. Austin.

1994

Football

McNeese State's Heny Fields set the FCS Championship record for the longest rush in a game (90 yards) against Idaho.

1983

Football

Nevada's Tony Zendejas set the FCS Championship record for longest field goal in a game (56 yards).

1988

Football

Jackson State set the FCS Championship record for punts in a game (14) against Stephen F. Austin.

1988

Football

Ferrum set the DIII Championship record for yards penalized in a game (166) against Moravian.

2005

Football

St. John's (Minn.) set the DIII Championship record for fumbles lost in a game (7) against Wisconsin-Whitewater.

1999

(W) Basketball

Mississippi (17) vs. Bowling Green (14) set the Division I record for 3-point FGs in a game (31) by both teams.

Nov. 27

1982

Football

Jacksonville State's Charles Harris set the DII Championship record for the longest interception return in a game (100 yards).

1982

Football

Augustana (Ill.) set the DIII Championship record for yards gained on interception returns in a game (176) against St. Lawrence.

1965

Football

San Diego State set the Division II record for fewest rushing yards allowed in a game (-95) against Alliant Internationall on 35 plays.

1990

(W) Basketball

West Alabama set the Division II record for personal fouls in a game (45) against Alabama-Huntsville.