Ball did a ton of damage on his way to breaking the record, too, finishing the game with a career-high 247 rushing yards. The fact Ball had a big day against Purdue comes as no surprise. Entering Saturday, Ball averaged 175 yards and 2.5 touchdowns in two starts against the Boilermakers.
Congratulations to Montee Ball for his 72nd career TD, a new Big Ten record.—
Big Ten Football (@B1Gfootball) October 13, 2012
Watch Ball’s record-tying scoring scamper:
And it wasn’t a scoring run, but watch the hit Ball delivers on this run:
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