STATE RIVAL UPSET

  • Jackson added another rushing touchdown and two passing scores later in the game to reach 51 touchdowns responsible for this season.
  • Jackson, who finished with 171 yards on 25 rushes, set a UofL single season rushing record with 1,538 yards surpassing the previous mark of 1,429 set by Howard Stevens in 1971.
  • Jackson became sixth player in FBS history with 20 passing and 20 rushing touchdowns in a single season. The previous three from Power 5 schools won the Heisman Trophy.
  • Jackson set a school record with his eighth 100-yard rushing performance of the season.
  • With his 21 touchdowns on the ground this season, Jackson set an ACC record for rushing touchdowns by a quarterback.
  • The 21 rushing touchdowns for Jackson moved him into a tie for second place on the ACC's single season leaderboard for rushing touchdowns (any position) with Virginia Tech's Ryan Williams, who had 21 in 2009.
  • Saturday marked the 15th straight game Jackson has connected for a touchdown pass.
  • Jackson set a UofL record for total plays in a single season with 616 (382 pass attempts, 234 rush attempts) surpassing the previous mark of 572 set by Dave Ragone in 2002.
  • Jackson became the first player in FBS history to gain 1,500 yards rushing and 3,300 yards passing in a single season.
  • Jackson moved into third place in ACC history in career rushing yards by a quarterback with 2,498.
  • Jackson moved into sixth place in school history in career rushing yards with 2,498 surpassing Bilal Powell (2007-10), Vic Anderson (2008-11) and Deon Booker (1985-88).
 
 

281

PASSING YARDS

4

TOUCHDOWNS

[2 PASSING AND 2 RUSHING]

171

RUSHING YARDS