Week Ending Oct. 12, 2003 -- Sam Mathews, Sophomore, Football

Sam Mathews Named Penn Athlete of the Week

Mathews posted his fourth straight 100-yard all-purpose game in a 14-13 victory over Bucknell.

Oct. 15, 2003

Sam Mathews
Sophomore
Football

Penn sophomore running back Sam Mathews (Pittsburgh, Pa.) posted his fourth straight 100-yard all-purpose game, and second 100-yard rushing performance in a 14-13 Penn football victory over Bucknell. Mathews reeled off a game-high 25 carries for a team-best 105 yards on the ground and also added three receptions for 32 yards. His most important stat was his two touchdowns (a three-yard rush and a 20-yard catch). Mathews was named to the Ivy League Honor Roll for his efforts.