2014 Doak Walker Award Watch List
2014 Phil Steele's Preseason AAC Second Team
2014 Athlon Sports Preseason Third Team
Houston's starting running back in 11 of 13 games ... missed games against Rice and UTSA early in the year with a lower leg injury ... led the team with an average rush of 5.0 yards per carry ... second on the team with 514 yards and six touchdowns off 103 carries ... added 24 receptions for 113 yards and one touchdown ... scored Houston's first points in the BBVA Compass Bowl with a six-yard touchdown run vs. Vanderbilt ... rushed for a career-best two touchdowns against Memphis ... also converted a two-point conversion in the win over the Tigers ... opened the season with a career-best 97 yards vs. Southern ... had a career-high five receptions vs. USF and Louisville ... first career game with a rushing and receiving touchdown came vs. USF ... had multiple receptions in seven of his 10 games ... also had two tackles on the kickoff cover team against Southern and USF ... named the program's Tom Wilson Weight Room Off-Season MVP.
A backup running back ... played in all 12 games with three starts against UTEP, Tulsa and Tulane ... finished second on the team with 466 rushing yards on 86 attempts, an average of 5.4 yards per carry ... had rushing touchdowns in back-to-back games against North Texas and UAB ... was second among running backs on the team with 20 receptions for 165 yards and a TD ... pulled in a 20-yard TD reception at East Carolina ... also had three kick returns for 128 yards including the team's long of the year, 61 yards at Marshall ... had nine special teams tackles.
Three-star recruit by Rivals.com ... Three-star recruit by Scout.com ... Super Prep All-Southwest ... PrepStar All-Region ... Accounted for 1,233 yards of total offense and 17 touchdowns in eight games as a senior at running back ... Had 622 yards rushing and six touchdowns as a junior ... Topped the 1,000-yard rushing mark with 1,384 and 16 touchdowns as a sophomore in 2008 ... High school coach was Gary Olivo ... Chose Houston over Colorado, Iowa, Tulsa and Utah.
Full given name is Kenneth Michael Farrow ... Born March 7, 1993 ... Son of Sunny Borens and Jerome Farrow ... One of six children ... majoring in communications.
Kenneth Farrow's Career Bests
Rushing Attempts:20, Southern (2013)
Rushing Yards:97, Southern (2013)
Long Rush: 48, 2x, last vs. Tulane (2012)
Rushing Touchdowns: 2, Memphis (2013)
Receptions:5, 2x, lasts at Louisville (2013)
Receiving Yards: 61, Rice (2012)
Receiving Touchdowns: 1, 2x, last vs. USF (2013)
Long Reception: 35, Rice (2012)
Long Kickoff Returns: 61, Marshall (2012)