2015 FRESHMAN SEASON


 

Received an award for the “Best Championship Performance” at the school’s Louie Awards ... finished second in the voting for the ACC Offensive Rookie of the Year... named the ACC Rookie of the Week three times ... appeared in 12 games, making eight starts at the quarterback position ... did start as a running back in the backfield versus Auburn ... holds the school record for rushing yards by a quarterback in a season and a career with 960 ... made collegiate debut against Auburn and had 100 yards passing along with 106 rushing for one touchdown ... scored on a 10-yard run... made his first start at quarterback versus Houston, going 17-of-27 for 168 yards and one touchdown, while tossing a pair of interceptions ... scored on a one-yard run ... recorded a career-long 73-yard run versus Samford ... set a Louisville record for rushing yards in a game by a quarterback with 184 against Samford... became the third freshman in Louisville history to throw for over 300 yards after he tossed a career high 307 against Florida State in the 41-21 loss ... tallied his first multi-touchdown game through the air against Florida State ... achieved his best completion percentage of the season against Wake Forest after throwing 19-for-26 (73.1 percent) through the air for 207 yards and two touchdowns ... broke off a 45-yard run in the second quarter against Virginia, his third rush of 40+ yards on the season... broke his previous record for most rushing yards by a quarterback in Louisville history when he rushed 17 times for 186 yards and two scores in the regular season finale against Kentucky ... named the Howard Schnellenberger MVP for his performance in the win over the Wildcats ... set the Music City Bowl record by rushing for 226 yards and a pair of touchdowns versus Texas A&M ... became only the third quarterback in bowl history to rush and pass for 200 yards in a bowl game ... had a 61-yard touchdown run in the win over the Aggies ... named the game’s Most Valuable Player.