Archie Griffin's 31 consecutive games of 100 or more yards rushing an NCAA record
Archie Griffin is Ohio State's all-time leading rusher with 5,589 yards.
July 29, 2014
From September 15, 1973 through November 15, 1975, Buckeye tailback Archie Griffin rushed for 100 or more yards in each of Ohio State's 31 regular-season games. His 31-game streak is an NCAA record to this day.
Five Fast Facts:
Griffin averaged 140.6 rushing yards per game during the streak
Streak high 246 yards vs. Iowa (1973), streak low 105 vs. Northwestern ('73)
No. 45 scampered for a streak-long 75-yard run at Washington State ('74)
Ohio State compiled a 29-1-1 record over the course of the streak
Six yards and a cloud of dust? Griffin boasted a 6.3 yards per carry average