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List of 2008 Candidates

#3 Herb Donaldson , RB

Western Illinois Leathernecks

SR 5-11 , 225

2008 Season Stats
Rushing StatsReceiving Stats
1at Arkansas3515714.5112112L 28-24
2vs. Quincy1512838.5W 63-0
3at South Dakota St184312.474005.7L 24-22
4vs. Stephen F Austin3722936.2W 34-14
6at Missouri State4127346.7220010W 33-21
7at North Dakota St2612424.8W 27-22
8vs. Indiana State2013726.8W 56-0
10vs. Northern Iowa23116051000L 30-6
11at Southern Ill289913.5L 24-14
12vs. Illinois State4124335.92402W 48-45
13vs. Youngstown St4023515.9L 31-28
Donaldson has established himself as one of the top running backs in FCS with back-to-back 1,000-yard seasons. He rushed for 1,417 yards as a sophomore with 18 TDs. Included in that total was a 330-yard, six-touchdown performance against Indiana State in a 46-41 win. Donaldson followed up his break-through 2006 campaign by pounding out 1,491 yards and 10 TDs, including a 314-yard, two-touchdown game in a 31-10 win over Missouri State. He had 14 100-yard games in his career heading into the season and ranked first for the Leathernecks in yards per carry at 5.9. The broadcasting major is also an honor student. He was a Payton Award finalist in 2007, finishing 13th in the voting.