W. Connecticut Octavias McKoy Breaks Single Game Rushing Record With 455 Yards
Congratulations to Octavias.
Western Connecticut running back Octavias McKoy broke the NCAA all-division single-game collegiate rushing record with 455 yards Saturday.
McKoy broke the previous mark of 441 yards, set by Marietta’s Dante Brown in 1996.
McKoy, a senior on Division III Western Connecticut, finished with 455 yards and five touchdowns on 43 carries in the Colonials’ 55-35 win over Worcester State. He scored on runs of 15, 1, 41, 53 and 71 yards.
LaDainian Tomlinson holds the FBS single-game record with 406 rushing yards.