One of our first shirts here at OSKY spotlighted a star player from the University of Northern Iowa’s Football team. His name… Carlos Anderson, Junior Running Back and Return Specialist from Blue Springs, MO.
Here are some stats for your asses:
2011: Named third-team preseason All-American at kick returner by The Sports Network … third-team selection for Phil Steele’s 2011 Preseason FCS All- America team.
2010: Claimed first-team All-MVFC honors as a return specialist after leading the conference with 27.2 yards per kickoff return, along with two returns for touchdowns … honorable mention All-MVFC selection as a running back … rushed for 974 yards (5.7 yards per carry) on the 2010 squad that won the MVFC Championship … posted kickoff returns of 99 and 88 yards for touchdowns … also recorded 15 catches for 122 yards … named the MVFC Special Teams Player of the Week on two different occasions … earned honor- able mention All-America honors in track as a member of the UNI 4x100m relay team that captured the Mis- souri Valley Conference crown and qualified for the NCAA Championships … MVC champion in the 60m dash indoors … No. 4 all-time at UNI with a 60m time of 6.75 seconds … third place in the 100m dash at the MVC Outdoor Championships.
2009: Named to the MVFC All-Newcomer team and recognized as honorable mention All-MVFC … racked up 541 rushing yards to rank second on the team … made 15 receptions for 110 yards and eight kick returns for 247 yards … his 898 all-purpose yards also ranked second on the team … opened his colle- giate career against Iowa (9/5) with 24 carries for 75 yards and three catches for 28 yards … scored his first career touchdown at Missouri State (9/26) … recorded his first career 100-yard rushing performance against Youngstown State (11/7), with 113 yards on 17 carries … had four games with over 100 all-purpose yards, including 204 against Youngstown State … scored five total touchdowns (four rushing, one receiving) … tallied 91 kick return yards against Youngstown State (11/7) and 80 at South Dakota State (10/24) … aver- aged 30.9 yards per kick return.
Yeah, he’s pretty damn good. Here at OSKY we still have ‘Not at the Table Carlos’ shirts for sale and with the Panthers making it as far as they have thus far, and to help celebrate this great season, we’re dishing out the last remaining Carlos Tees for ONLY $5.00! So snag yours today by clicking on the ‘Tees’ tab off to the right. Grab yours today and support your Panthers. Make sure you tune into ESPN on Friday at 7:05 P.M. to watch our Panthers stomp on Montana. A special good luck shout out to Carlos and the rest of the Panthers from us here at OSKY! #PANTHERSWAG