November 19, 2013

Into the record books

Heidelberg running back Cartel Brooks pushed the NCAA all-divisions single-game rushing record a little further out of reach, thanks in part to this 81-yard touchdown run that helped him reach 465 yards in a 42-14 rout of Baldwin Wallace on Nov. 16, 2013. It's the D3football.com Play of the Week.

We solicit video of top plays from every Division III football program and this was our top clip.

Week 11 Play of the Week finalists

  • Joe Vito, a wide receiver for Union holding on a short field goal, had trouble with a snap and ran it into the end zone for a touchdown against RPI in the Dutchman Shoes game. He also threw for a TD on a bad snap earlier in the game. Watch
  • Manchester offensive lineman Eric Courter catches a blocked field goal and finds his way into the end zone for a touchdown, giving the Spartans a 7-0 lead in the annual "Battle for the Bronze Ball" with Anderson. The Spartans went on to win 42-13. Watch

You can see all of the nominated plays on our Week 11 highlights playlist below, and even more top plays on the D3sports.com YouTube channel.

Week 11 Play of the Week nominees

Use the forward and back buttons to scroll through the full list below.

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Dec. 20: All times Eastern
Final
at UW-Whitewater 52, Mount Union 14
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UW-Whitewater 16, at Mary Hardin-Baylor 15
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at Mount Union 41, North Central (Ill.) 40
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