Janarion Grant Breaks Rutgers Yardage Record in Loss to Washington State

PISCATAWAY, N.J. -- Rutgers star junior Janarion Grant almost stole the game for the Scarlet Knights with his record-setting performance, in the 37-34 loss to Washington State, Grant's 337 all-purpose yards included two return touchdowns in an electrifying performance.

Janarion Grant post-game quotes.

On setting the Rutgers record for all-purpose yards in a game

“It feels great that I achieved something. That’s what I’ve been wanting to do since I came here. Everybody’s been talking about it, but it finally happened.”

On whether he was surprised that Washington State kept kicking him the ball

“Yea I was surprised, but that was up to them though. I just had to do what I had to do best.”

On feelings after the loss following his record performance

“It’s real heartbreaking. You put your all into it, trying to your best for your teammates and putting your body out on the line and at the end we just didn’t come up with the W, but congrats to that team.”

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