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Sunday, September 11, 2011

Big Kickers on Campus, 2011 week 2

A summary of notable kicking during the second week of the 2011 college football season:

Senior kicker Robert Randolph made a 23 yard field goal, his fourth FG of the day, on the final play of the game to give Virginia a 34-31 win over Indiana.
"It was a big kick. I just try to make every kick the same."
 Senior kicker Brian Blumberg hit a 27 yard field goal with two seconds remaining to give Humboldt State a 38-36 win over Central Washington.
"It was super clear. They tried to freeze me with that timeout but they can't. I'm in the zone."
Senior kicker Nick Allison made a 35 yard field goal on the final play of the game to give Malone University a 30-27 win over McKendree.

Freshman kicker Chris McClearn’s 37 yard field goal gave Notre Dame College a 20-17 overtime victory over Walsh.

Sophomore kicker Carey Spear hit a 31 yard field goal with 2:56 left in the game as Vanderbilt won 24-21 over Connecticut.

Senior kicker Ali Mourtada's 27 yard field goal in overtime gave Pace University a 23-20 victory over Stonehill College.

Freshman kicker Christopher Barrick made a 36 yard field goal with four seconds remaining to give Prairie View A&M a 37-34 win over Texas Southern.

Freshman kicker Austin Clark hit an 18 yard field goal in overtime to lift Brevard College to a 38-35 win over Johnson C. Smith.

Senior kicker Gregg Berkshire made four field goals, including a 38 yarder with three seconds left in regulation to tie the game, in Ashland's 39-36 four-overtime win over Indianapolis.

Junior kicker Colin McGreevy hit a 30 yard field goal with nine seconds remaining to give Hillsdale College a 34-31 upset win over fourth-ranked Grand Valley State.

Freshman kicker Will Oliver made four field goals, including a 52 yarder and a game tying 32 yarder with 30 seconds left in regulation, in Colorado's 36-33 overtime loss to California.
"Coach Embree didn't know I had that 52-yard range, either. But you get out there on game day, you're feeling it, so you give it a shot."
If we missed someone that should be on the above list, please let us know!

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