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 Keith Barnette
Keith Barnette
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Football

Keith Barnette '76

- A powerful and virtually unstoppable fullback, he was college football's leading scorer in the 1974 season with a school record 22 touchdowns.

- Established a Boston College record of 34 career touchdowns.

- One of the greatest of all Eagle ball-carriers, he gained 2500 yards (while losing only 20) on 552 carries during his magnificent varsity career. He was the second BC rusher to surpass 1,000 yards in a season with 1,097 in 1974.

- After graduation, he played professional football with the NFL's Minnesota Vikings and in Canada.

- Inducted into the Boston College Varsity Club Athletic Hall of Fame in 1986.