Senior RB rushed for 263 yards to become the 16th player in NCAA history to top 2,000 in a single season
Football game notes - No. 8 Florida State at Boston College
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Andre Williams ran for 114 yards on 23 carries for the Eagles (1-0)
Senior QB Chase Rettig complets 15-of-19 passing attempts for 168 yards
KEYES' CAREER HIGHS
2013 (JUNIOR): Appeared in 10 games...started in two...totaled 26 tackles (15 solo)...registered a solo takedown, a tackle for loss, a sack and a forced fumble against Villanova (Aug. 31)...assisted on a tackle and had 0.5 tackles for loss against Wake Forest (Sept. 6)...tallied four tackles (three solo) and a tackle for loss and a sack at USC (Sept. 14)...totaled four tackles (3 solo) and a tackle for loss against Florida State (Sept. 28)...assisted on four tackles against Army (Oct. 5)...logged three takedowns (two solo) at Clemson (Oct. 12)...registered a solo tackle at New Mexico State (Nov. 9)...recorded six tackles (three solo) and a career-high 1.5 tackles for loss and a sack at Maryland (Nov. 23)...had two solo takedowns at Syracuse (Nov. 30).
2012 (SOPHOMORE): Appeared in nine games ... totaled 20 tackles (15 solo) ... participated in 238 snaps ... season-high 65 snaps and career-high eight tackles versus Miami (Sept. 1) ... registered a solo tackle at Northwestern (Sept. 15) ... tallied seven solo tackles against Clemson (Sept. 29) ... recorded solo tackles against Army (Oct. 6), Maryland (Oct. 27), and Notre Dame (Nov. 10) ... notched an assisted tackle versus Virginia Tech (Nov. 17).
2011 (FRESHMAN): Played in nine games ... Totaled eight tackles on the season, including four unassisted ... notched two takedowns, one solo, against NC State (Nov. 12) ... recorded two tackles, including a solo at Maryland (Oct. 29) ... made one tackle and hurried the quarterback against Virginia Tech (Oct. 22) ... recorded two solo tackles against UMass, registering the first of his collegiate career (Sept. 24).
HIGH SCHOOL: Earned New York State Class C Player of the Year honors from the New York State High School Football Coaches Association as a senior running back/safety at Chatham Central ... gained Co-Player of the Year honors in 2009 ... was a two-time Small School Offensive Player of the Year ... ran for 1,721 yards and 21 touchdowns as a senior; made 79 tackles and four interceptions on defense ... led the Panthers to the Class C South title ... rushed for 2,089 yards and 36 touchdowns on 168 carries as a junior; also made four catches for 78 yards and two touchdowns, returned a punt for a score, and a fumble for a touchdown ... played for head coach Mark Dwyer ... also competed on the school's basketball and track teams.
PERSONAL: Joshua Keyes, born January 23, 1993 ... enrolled as a sociology major in the College of Arts & Sciences ... is the recipient of The Hayes Family Scholarship Fund ... Josh is the one of Margo and Clifford Keyes's six children.