2012: Finished the year by appearing in seven games... Made his first career collegiate appearance against New Mexico State (Sept. 8) and went 3-for-6 for 34 yards... Registered his first career start at home against Norfolk State (Sept. 22) going 14-of-20 for 199 yards, while tossing four touchdown passes... His four touchdown passes where the most by an Ohio quarterback since Cleve Bryant threw four touchdowns back in 1968... Saw action against Akron, recording one rush for five yards... Rushed for 32 yards against Eastern Michigan (Nov. 1)... Made an appearance in the Bobcats' 45-14 win over Louisiana-Monroe in the Independence Bowl (Dec. 28).
Prior to Ohio: Played quarterback, defensive back, safety, punter and kicker at Lincoln Southeast High School... Tallied 2,725 passing yards with 22 passing touchdowns along with 471 yards rushing and 14 rushing touchdowns in high school career... Totaled 1,411 passing yards with 12 touchdown passes and 225 yards rushing to go along with eight rushing touchdowns as a senior... Named Super State first team, All-Conference, and All-City as a senior... Member of the All-Nebraska second team as a junior... Helped lead team to a State semifinal appearance as a senior and two-straight conference championships... Four-time letterwinner in football and basketball... Basketball Super State first team, All-Nebraska first team, All-Conference and All-City as a junior.