After NC State’s 54-13 loss against Louisville, Matt Dayes, Jaylen Samuels, A.J. Cole, and Nyheim Hines made moves in the NC State record books.
Matt Dayes (SR)
5 carries for 13 yards, 1 receptions for 21 yards
-His 13 rushing yards moved his career total to 2,372. He is now 107 yards behind T.A. McClendon in 10th place.
-Dayes has averaged 5.57 yards per carry throughout his career, which is the best average in NC State history.
-Dayes has 10 career 100-yard rushing performances, tying him with T.A. McClendon and Ray Robinson in 5th place. He is 2 100-yard performances behind Willie Burden in 4th place.
-Dayes has 28 career rushing touchdowns, which ranks 5th on the all-time list. He is 2 touchdowns behind Ray Robinson in 4th place.
-He has 34 total career touchdowns, which ranks 4th all-time. He is 2 touchdowns behind T.A. McLendon in 3rd place.
-Dayes’ 3,691 career all-purpose yards ranks 8th. Dayes is 236 yards behind Ray Robinson in 7th place.
Jaylen Samuels (JR)
4 receptions for 26 yards
-Samuels has 25 career touchdowns, which ties him with Tremayne Stephens for 7th all-time. He is 7 touchdowns behind Ray Robinson in 6th place.
-Samuels has 12 career touchdown receptions, which ties him with T.J. Graham, Jimmy Grissett, and Tramain Hall in 12th. He is 1 touchdown away from Bryan Peterson and Bryan Underwood in 10th place.
-Samuels 104 career receptions rank 16th all-time, passing Don Buckey this week. He is 3 receptions away from Jimmy Grissett in 15th place.
Nyheim Hines (SO)
8 kickoff returns for 189 yards
-Hines has 1,312 career kickoff return yards, which ranks 6th all-time. He passed Tobais Palmer this week, and is now 46 yards behind Chris Williams in 5th place.
-Hines’ career kickoff return average of 24.8 ranks 9th all time. He is .01 yards behind Anthony Barbour in 8th.
Bra’Lon Cherry (SR)
-Cherry has 451 career punt return yards, which ranks 11th all-time. He is 3 yards behind Torry Holt in 10th place.
A.J. Cole III (SO)
6 punts for 256 yards
-Cole’s career punt average of 42.3 yards ranks 3rd in school history. Cole is .03 behind Kelly Hollodick in 2nd place.
Jack Tocho (SR)
-Tocho has 23 passes broken up, which ties him with Perry Williams for 11th all-time. He is 7 pass breakups away from Jesse Campbell, Michael Brooks, and Donnie LeGrande in 8th place.