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Brock Bolen
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Brock Bolen

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Germantown, OH

High School:
Valley View

Last College:
Illinois

Height / Weight:
6-0 / 238

Position:
FB/RB


At Louisville: Solid two-year performer at running back after transferring from Illinois... versatile back who runs with power and can catch the ball out of the backfield... finished second on the team in rushing... has two 100-yard rushing games at Louisville.

2007: Second on the team in rushing with 456 yards... was second among the running backs with a 5.2 per carry average... tied with Anthony Allen for the team lead with seven rushing touchdowns... recorded two 100-yard rushing games... carried 13 times for 117 yards and two touchdowns against Rutgers...rushed for a career-long 55-yard run... rushed 16 times for 60 yards and caught a career-high five passes for 32 yards against Connecticut... caught four passes for 45 yards and a touchdown against Cincinnati... carried eight times for 43 yards and a touchdown versus Utah... recorded his first 100-yard game of his career with an 112-yard performance against NC State... scored a touchdown in the win over Murray State.

2006: Carried 48 times for 296 yards... averaged 6.2 yards a carry... carried four times for 28 yards and a score in the Orange Bowl win over Wake Forest... caught a five-yard touchdown pass against Connecticut... ran eight times for 44 yards, including a run of 42 yards against Pittsburgh... rushed eight times for 43 yards against South Florida... carried six times for 45 yards against Cincinnati, including a team-high 18 yard run... rushed three times for 33 yards, including a 27-yard run... carried five times for 53 yards and a 17-yard touchdown run against Kansas State... rushed six times for 33 yards against Temple... made his debut in the second quarter against Kentucky... caught a one-yard touchdown pass from Brian Brohm... carried two times for five yards.

2005: Red-shirted after transferring from Illinois.

2004: Played in all 11 games for the Fighting Illini, competing mainly on special teams... carried the ball 11 times for 51 yards and also caught two passes for 12 yards.

Before Louisville: Ranked the No. 1 fullback by Tom Lemming coming out of Valley View High School... rushed for 2,087 yards and 40 touchdowns as a senior, while running for 2,287 yards and 43 touchdowns during his junior campaign... totaled 6,099 yards and 108 touchdowns during his high school career... three-time Most Valuable Player... voted first-team All-State by the Dayton Daily News and Middletown Journal Herald... garnered first-team All-District, All-League, All-Conference honors and was a PrepStar All-Region selection... set seven school rushing and scoring records and was the Middletown Journal's Player of the Year... ranked the No. 28 running back prospect by Scout.com... son of Gail and Jim Bolen... born 3/24/85... sports administration major.

Career Statistics
Year	GP	Att.	Net	Avg.	TD	Lg
*2004	11-0	11	51	4.6	0	11
2006	13-4	48	296	6.2	2	42
2007	10-4	88	456	5.2	7	55
Totals	34-8	147	803	5.5	9	55

Year GP Rec Yds Avg. TD Lg 2004 11-0 0 0 0.0 0 0 2006 13-4 5 43 8.6 2 21 2007 10-4 14 121 8.6 1 28 Totals 34-8 19 164 8.6 3 28

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