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    Doss Earns Most Versatile Performance of the Week Honors

    Go Hoosiers! Tandon Doss earned national recognition for his performance against Michigan.
    Go Hoosiers!
    Tandon Doss earned national recognition for his performance against Michigan.
    Go Hoosiers!

    Oct. 6, 2010

    BLOOMINGTON, Ind. - Junior wide receiver Tandon Doss has been recognized as "Paul Hornung's Most Versatile Performances of the Week," it was announced Monday by Paul Hornung and the Louisville Sports Commission. The weekly award honorees highlight elite performances from the previous week in college football that display the same versatility on the field as the legendary Paul Hornung.

    Doss is joined on the list by Michigan quarterback Denard Robinson and Kentucky receiver Randall Cobb.

    The 6-3, 200-pounder out of Indianapolis posted one of the top games in IU history against Michigan, as he eclipsed 100 yards for the fifth time in his career and finished with career highs of 221 yards and 15 catches. Doss also set a career high with 363 all-purpose yards, adding 21 rushing yards, 111 on kickoff returns and 10 on punt returns while taking two snaps out of the Wildcat formation.

    On the season, Doss is averaging 107.7 yards per game and owns 23 catches for 323 yards (203 yards after catch, 62.8 percent), one touchdown and 14.0 yards per catch. He is averaging 211.0 all-purpose yards and 31.2 kick return yards per game. Doss has three career games with 200-plus all-purpose yards and seven with 150-plus all-purpose yards. He has surpassed 100 APY 10 times in his last 12 games and 12 times overall in his career.

    Doss and the Hoosiers travel to Columbus, Ohio, this weekend for a matchup with No. 2 Ohio State. Game time is set for noon EDT and the game will be televised on ESPN.

     

     

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