Shaq Washington sets UC record for career receptions in win.
Cincinnati vs. Southern Miss in the PapaJohns.com Bowl; Birmingham, ALa. on Saturday, Dec. 22, 2007.
Cincinnati 27, Connecticut 3
Rutgers vs. Cincinnati; Saturday, Oct. 6, 2007, in Piscataway, N.J.
Career: Fourth on Cincinnati's career receiving list with 120 grabs ... stands 10th in school history with 1,484 career receiving yards ... his 15 career touchdown catches are third-most in UC annals ... owns a string of 20 straight games with a catch ... has tallied two touchdown catches in each of his two bowl appearances.
2007: Honored with the team's Receiver of the Year Award ... team-high 68 catches are fourth-most in a season in the UC record book ... UC-best 869 receiving yards rank eighth in school record books ... collected eight touchdown grabs ... averaged 20.4 yards on 13 kickoff returns ... amassed 101 yards on seven catches, with a pair of 11-yard touchdown grabs at San Diego State ... made a diving 15-yard catch in the end zone and fi nished with 33 yards on three catches at Rutgers ... amassed career-highs with 11 catches for 141 yards, including a 24-yard touchdown vs. Louisville ... registered four catches for 36 yards, including a 16-yard touchdown at USF ... totaled eight grabs for 127 yards, highlighted by a 37-yard scoring play vs. Connecticut ... carded 64 yards on four receptions vs. West Virginia ... came two yards shy of recording his fourth 100-yard receiving game at Syracuse, with eight catches for 98 yards ... collected seven catches for 95 yards, including touchdowns of 14 and five yards in the Papajohns.com Bowl.
2006: Team's leading receiver with 40 catches, including five for touchdowns ... finished third on the team in receiving yards (452) ... received UC's Special Teams Player of the Year honors ... ranked fourth in the BIG EAST and 20th nationally in kickoff return yardage (25.8) ... carded a career-long 58-yard return vs. Miami (OH) ... 53-yard return at Ohio State earned him UC's Special Teams Player of the Week ... MVP of the International Bowl after making seven catches for 109 yards and two TDs ... registered nine games with multiple receptions ... opened the season with a four-catch, 48-yard performance, including two scores, vs. Eastern Kentucky ... recorded a career-high eight receptions for 70 yards vs. Pittsburgh, earning team Off ensive Player of the Week honors ... made the game-tying TD catch with 2:19 left in the win at Connecticut, finishing the day with five receptions for 50 yards.
2005: Played in nine games ... recorded five receptions for 64 yards and caught a TD pass at Miami (OH) ... tallied three catches for 59 yards, including a 46-yard play vs. West Virginia ... caught a 25-yard TD pass at USF ... finished second on the team in all-purpose yards with 578 ... Bearcat Academic Honor Roll (Spring 2006).
Colerain High School: Garnered all-America honors after directing Kerry Coombs' squad to the Ohio Division I title and a No. 5 ranking nationally by USA Today ... rushed for over 2,000 yards and 30 TDs, averaging 8.4 yards a carry and completed 28-of-44 passes for 584 yards and six scores ... MVP of the Cardinals' state title game after rushing for a then-record 259 yards and four TDs.
Dominick Wendell Goodman: Born Feb. 1, 1987 ... son of Don and Angela Goodman ... father played fullback at Cincinnati in 1982-83 before going on to the NFL.
Academic Major: History.