Nov 3, 1997
TALLAHASSEE, FL — Freshman tailback Travis Minor earned Rookie of the
Week honors by a vote of Atlantic Coast Conference sportswriters for his
performance against North Carolina State last weekend.
Minor scored three touchdowns as the Seminoles defeated the Wolfpack,
48-35. Minor, a native of Baton Rouge, La., combined for 120 total yards
on the day. He rushed for 64 yards on 10 carries and caught seven passes
for 56 yards. He ran for scores of one-yard and six-yards, and caught a
16-yard TD pass.
Through eight games, Minor has already matched Warrick Dunn’s freshman TD
total of 10. Over the last two games, he has rushed for 221 yards on 27
carries, an 8.2 per carry average.