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The Associated Press | October 27, 2013

Tusculum's Cordell sets DII passing record

Bo Cordell is congratulated by head coach Frankie DeBusk after breaking the NCAA II passing record.

GREENEVILLE, Tenn. – Tusculum’s Bo Cordell broke the Division II record for career yards passing Saturday in a 41-33 loss to Wingate.

Cordell threw for 349 yards against Wingate to increase his career total to 15,049. That broke the Division II record set by Zach Amedro, who threw for 14,733 yards for West Liberty from 2007-10.

Case Keenum, who played at Houston from 2007-11, holds the record for most career yards passing (19,217) of any college player regardless of classification.

Cordell also owns the Division II record for career completions with 1,275.

Cordell’s production has backed up predictions