Coleman was second in the nation this season in rushing, behind Wisconsin’s Melvin Gordon. The 6-foot-1 Coleman ran for 2,036 yards and 15 touchdowns and finished 7th in the Heisman Trophy voting. He also added 25 catches for 141 yards.
He was named a first-team All-American selection by the Associated Press, Walter Camp and Sports Illustrated.
Coleman set an Indiana single-season record by exceeding 200 rushing yards in four games, including a 32-rush, 307-yard performance against Rutgers on Nov. 15.
In his three seasons at Indiana, Coleman rushed for 3,219 yards and 28 touchdowns.
- Scooby Axson