Bell not only bested O.D.'s single-game mark, this game put Bell in position to become UB's second thousand yard runner, finishing the season with 1017 yards, solidifying his place as one of the greatest backs in UB history. Bell finished his career first in career rushing yards with 3,022, (now 3rd), second in rushing touchdowns with 26, (now 4th) and first in 100-yard games with 10, (now 3rd). Bell was also a prolific return man and he finished first in all-purpose yards with 4,747, (now 3rd) and first in career scoring with 184 points, (now 3rd). In 2001, Alan Bell was elected into the UB Athletic Hall of Fame.