The Eagles don't let up in practice as they host Maine on Saturday
Pair honored for performances last week
Murphy records second-most rushing yards from a quarterback in ACC history
Eagles' first victory over a top 10 team in a decade.
Shakim Phillips and Tyler Rouse combined for over 100 receiving yards.
MURPHY'S CAREER HIGHS (AT FLORIDA) Attempts: 46 (Vanderbilt, 2013) Completions: 30 (Vanderbilt, 2013) Yards: 305 (Vanderbilt, 2013) Long Pass: 83 (Georgia, 2013) Touchdowns: 3 (Arkansas, 2013) Interceptions: 3 (Vanderbilt, 2013) Rushes: 10 (3x, last Georgia, 2013) Rush Yards: 84 (Tennessee, 2013) Rush Touchdowns: 1 (3x, last Georgia, 2013) Rush Long: 28 (Tennessee, 2013)
NOTES: Transferred to Boston College for the spring (2014) semester ... graduated from the University of Florida.
AT FLORIDA: Played in nine games before missing the final three because of injury ... started six games ... completed 112-of-185 passes for 1,216 yards with six touchdowns and five interceptions ... recorded his first home start against Arkansas and completed 16-of-22 passes for 240 yards with three touchdowns, marking the highest QB rating (209.4) for a UF quarterback against an SEC opponent since Rex Grossman had a rating of 235.9 against LSU on Oct. 6, 2001 ... threw for a career-high 305 yards on 30-of-46 passing with one touchdown against Vanderbilt; completed a pass to 11 different players against the Commodores ... registered his first career start at Kentucky and completed 15-of-18 passes for 156 yards and one touchdown and one interception; also rushed for 36 yards and a score; completed his first 13 passes against Kentucky ... named a team captain for the Kentucky and LSU games.
HIGH SCHOOL: Ranked a two-star prospect by Rivals.com...Accounted for more than 30 touchdowns with 1,100 passing and 1,100 rushing during his career as a dual-threat quarterback at Wethersfield...Won the triple jump at the State Open Track Meet with a jump of 46'7"...Coached by John Campanello.
PERSONAL: Tyler Murphy, born January 12, 1992 ... enrolled in the Woods College of Advancing Studies ... is the recipient of The Richard F. Powers, Jr. '40 Quarterback Scholarship Fund ... earned bachelor's degree in telecommunications from the University of Florida in December 2013 ... Tyler is the son of Vanessa and Peter Murphy.