Connecticut running back Donald Brown says that he will return for his senior. "Yeah, we can explore the options, see what they have to say, but I'm coming back," Brown said. "My goal is to go to the Orange Bowl. That's what I want to do, and next year will be my last shot."
UConn will play Buffalo in the International Bowl on Jan. 3 in Toronto.
UCONN junior running back Donald Brown carried the ball 34 times for 189 yards and one score in the loss to Pitt.
Junior UConn running back Donald Brown and coach Randy Edsall have already begun discussing whether or not Brown should declare for the 2009 NFL Draft. The two will continue to explore Brown's options over the next month.
UConn running back Donald Brown posted his ninth 100 yard rushing game of the season with 131 yards rushing and a touchdown against Syracuse. This pushed him to the top of the UConn rushing charts.
Donald Brown's streak of eight consecutive 100 plus yard rushing games was broken today against West Virginia. Brown came into the meeting the nations leading rusher with 1,324 yards and 14 touchdowns. Donald Brown has topped 150 yards rushing six times, and was averaging 166 per game. However, after managing 77 yards and a touchdown in the first half Brown finished the day with only 82 yards rushing.
Donald Brown has now topped 100 yards in eight consecutive games rushing for 150 yards on 29 carries today against what was the #13 ranked Cincinnati Bearcats rush defense. In addition to his 150 rushing yards Donald Brown added two rushing touchdowns and 34 yards receiving.
Donald Brown did it again, this week against an improved run defense for Louisville. Brown carried the ball 33 times for 192 yards and a score.