First Time For Everything
In his first collegiate start, freshman Habeeb Baba established a career high with eight tackles. He also had his first career interception and had a pass breakup. Baba had four tackles in the first eight games of the season.
Jarius Ransom recorded his sixth double-digit tackle outing of the season. He recorded 10 or more tackles in all five home games and also got to double figures at Gettysburg on Sept. 22. Among his 12 tackles last Saturday were three for loss.
Two Heads Are Better Than One
Isaac Murray and John Chamberlin have combined for 1,074 yards rushing this season. The duo has each touted the rock more than 100 times. Murray is averaging 5.5 yards on 106 carries. He has a 63-yard run among his 583 yards rushing. He also has four touchdowns. Chamberlin is averaging 3.9 yards on 127 carries. He has a 53-yard run and four touchdowns among his 491 yards.
Joey Cornwell enters this week averaging a conference-best 39.0 yards per punt. He has a CC-high 64 punts and has dropped 16 punts inside the 20 and forced 13 fair catches. Opponents have only attempted to return 24 punts against the punt coverage team, resulting in a net punting average of 33.0 yards. He has averaged 37 yards per punt or better in six games this season.