Even on a weekend with only one ranked-versus-ranked matchup, Week 13 of the college football season delivered plenty of exciting games, highlight plays and stunning performances for fans to enjoy.
It started early this week with one of the better rushing performances we’ve seen from a running back this month. The big game set the tone for the entire weekend with some outstanding outings by some phenomenal runners.
Of course, Saturday didn’t lack for star players giving fans award-worthy performances. A few Heisman Trophy hopefuls on both sides of the ball shined and led their teams to victory.
Here are the 15 most jaw-dropping performances from Week 13 of the college football season.
Jaret Patterson, running back, Buffalo
After suffering a close loss to Kent State, Buffalo needed to rebound this week to maintain a shot at bowl eligibility. So, head coach Lance Leipold turned to one of the nation’s leading rushers. Surprisingly, Patterson’s dominant night didn’t just come in the running game.