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ESPN: Top performances 2011: LaMichael James

We're looking at the top individual performances in the Pac-12 in 2011.

Up next: James the Cardinal crusher.

Who & against whom: Oregon running back LaMichael James -- no stranger to top performances -- scorched the Stanford Cardinal on the road in a 53-30 win.

The numbers: James rushed for 146 yards and three touchdowns on 20 carries.

A closer look: It was a game with enormous postseason ramifications for both teams. Oregon, ranked No. 7 in the BCS standings and Stanford at No.

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