Height: 5'11"
Weight: 185
Year: Junior
Hometown: Kapolei, Hawaii
High School: Mililani
Experience: 2 Letters


• With 630 pass completions, is third in program history
• Is third in the UCF record books for pass attempts 1,120
• Has thrown for 8,683 passing yards in three seasons, ranking fourth in school history
• Current passing efficiency of 152.3 ranks second all-time at UCF
• Has 12 300-yard passing games, which ranks third in program history
• Also has two 400-yard passing games, which is tied for third
• 72 passing touchdowns is fourth in the all-time ranks 
• Moved up to fourth in school history with 92 touchdowns responsible for
• Notched second season with at least 2,000 passing yards, the fifth player in UCF history to achieve the feat
• Has 24 consecutive games with a passing touchdown, which is tied for second most in program history

• Completion percentage of .618 is currently fifth best at UCF
• 13.8 yards per completion is second all-time
• 8.1 yards per attempt is fourth best in school history
Interception-to-attempt ratio of .022 is second best all-time
• 9,761 yards of total offense ranks third in UCF history
• Ranks seventh in program history with 20 rushing touchdowns

JUNIOR (2018)
• Played and started 10 games
• First two-time American Athletic Conference Offensive Player of the Year
• American Athletic Conference First Team selection
• Johnny Unitas Golden Arm Award Finalist
• Semifinalist for the Maxwell Award, Walter Camp Award and Davey O’Brien Award
• Four-time American Athletic Conference Player of the Week and three-time honor roll pick
• Connected on 171-of-289 passes for a 59.2-completion percent
• Threw for 2,663 yards and 25 touchdowns with just six interceptions
• Recorded four 300-yard passing games, tied for sixth in the single-season record book
• Ran for 307 yards on 79 carries with nine touchdowns on the ground
• Tied for the team lead with Greg McCrae for rushing touchdowns
• Posted a 160.97 passing efficiency mark, the fourth-best total in program history
• Tied for sixth in single-season passing touchdowns
• Finished the regular season ranked 11th in passing efficiency, 22nd in passing touchdowns, 18th in passing yards per game, third in passing yards per completion, 12th in points responsible for, fifth in points responsible per game, 13th in total offense and ninth in passing yards per attempt
• Accounted for 49 plays of 20-yards or more, with two rushes longer than 20 yards
• Averaged 297 yards per game through the air and 3.9 yards per rush attempt
• UConn (8/30): Opened the season with a 24-for-32 performance for 346 yards and five touchdowns, tied career high and third most in a single game in program history, garnered Maxwell Award Who’s Hot, Manning Award Star of the Game, Davey O’Brien Great Eight and The American Offensive Player of the Week honors
• FAU (9/21): Totaled a career-high six touchdowns with three passing on 21-of-32 for 306 yards and a career-best three rushing from 81 yards on 13 carries, earned The American Offensive Player of the Week and Manning Award Star of the Week honors
• Pitt (9/29): Posted another six-touchdown performance with a 328-yard, four-passing touchdown outing, ran for two more scores with 51 yards on 10 rushes, honored as the Walter Camp National Player of the Week, Davey O’Brien Great Eight, Manning Award Star of the Week and The American Offensive Player of the Week
• SMU (10/6): Tossed a pair of touchdowns from 278 yards passing
• Memphis (10/13): Bounced back from a rough first half to connect on a season-long 75-yard touchdown to Gabriel Davis, as a part of a 296-yard performance through the air, set up the game-winning PAT with a seven-yard scoring run in the fourth quarter, honored as The American Offensive Player of the Week
• Temple (11/1): Posted a 312-yard, 17-for-33 outing with three touchdowns, also ran for 19 yards and a score on seven carries
• Navy (11/10): Connect on 17-of-21 passes for 200 yards and two scores, found pay dirt once on seven rushes for 62 yards
• Cincinnati (11/17): Finished 268 yards passing from 13-for-25 with three touchdowns, ran for a score on the ground
• USF (11/23): Threw for 86 yards and one score on 5-of-10 passing, exited midway through the second quarter with a season-ending injury

• American Athletic Conference Offensive Player of the Year
• Selected to The American All-Conference First Team
• Selected as National Player of the Year by the Touchdown Club of Columbus with the Archie Griffin Award
• Named Fourth Team All-America by Phil Steele
• Finished eighth in the Heisman Trophy voting
• Finalist for the Manning National Quarterback of the Year Award
• Placed on the Walter Camp Award Semifinalist List
• Semifinalist for Davey O’Brien National Quarterback of the Year
• Also a Maxwell National Player of the Year Award semifinalist
• Four-time American Athletic Conference Player of the Week and named to the Weekly Honor Roll four times
• Broke the program record for passing yards in a season with 4,037 yards through the air
Also set a new school record with 37 passing touchdowns
• Completed 265 of 395 passes, which is tied for second most pass completions at UCF in a single-season
• Passing efficiency of 179.29 set a new single-season program record
• Had seven 300-yard passing games, tying Daunte Culpepper and Ryan Schneider for the school record
• Recorded two 400-yard passing games, also tied for the most in school history
• Completion percentage of .671 was the sixth best in school history
• Threw for 15.2 yards per completion, which ranks third in a single-season in program history
• Also recorded 10.2 passing yards per attempt, which easily set a new school record, besting Blake Bortles’ 9.4 in 2013
Interception-to-attempt ratio of .023 was fifth best all-time
• Ran for 613 yards, a new single-season record for a UCF quarterback
• Also ran for eight touchdowns
• Topped the single-season record for total offense with 4,650
• FIU (8/31): Opened the year with a 16-of-21 performance throwing for 360 yards and four scores...Passing efficiency of 273.52 set a new single-game program record...17.1 passing yards per attempt crushed the single-game record of 15.6
• Maryland (9/23): Ran for a career-high 94 yards, which is the seventh most rushing yards in a game for a UCF quarterback
• Cincinnati (10/7): Connected on 16-of-19 passes in three quarters for a career-high five touchdowns...Five passing scores tied for third most in a game by a UCF QB...Passing efficiency of 336.4 once again set a new single-game program record...Completion percentage of .842 was sixth best ever in a single game...23.4 yards per completion marked second most ever in a single game...19.7 yards per attempt obliterated own record of 17.1
• ECU (10/14): Totaled three scores, two passing and one rushing, with 327 yards on 21-of-27 passing
• Austin Peay (10/28): Flawless with 24 completed passes on 26 attempts for 275 yards and three scores to go along with 44 yards and a touchdown on the ground...Completion percentage of .923 set a new program record
• at SMU (11/4): Went 23-of-40 for 412 yards, which ranks as the eighth most passing yards in a game in school history...Threw one touchdown, ran for 44 yards and rushed for a score
• UConn (11/11): Completed 14 straight passes to start the game, which at the time was the second most in program history...finished with 311 yards, two passing touchdowns and one rushing score
• Temple (11/18) Averaged a touchdown throw on every fourth pass,  going 16-for-23 for 208 yards and four scores, in addition to a rushing touchdown...Named Manning Award National Quarterback of the Week
• USF (11/24): Went 29-of-44 with 373 yards through the air with four touchdowns and scored once on the ground...Named Walter Camp National Player of the Week
• Memphis (12/2): Passed for 494 yards, which is the second most in a game in program history, going 28-of-40 and throwing five touchdowns in The American Championship...Five scores again tied for third most in a single-game in program history...Also had 68 yards and a rushing touchdown...finished with 562 yards of total offense, which was a new program record...also completed 15 straight passes to tie Daunte Culpeppers’s school record
• vs. Auburn (1/1): Threw for 242 yards with two touchdowns and no interceptions in the Chick-fil-A Peach Bowl...Also added 13 rushes for 116 yards and a score...116 yards on the ground were the second most in a game ever by a UCF quarterback...Named Offensive MVP

• Played in and started 10 games at quarterback
• Completed 194 of 336 pass attempts for 1,983 yards and 10 touchdowns
• His 194 completions set a new UCF freshman record
• The 1,983 yards passing and 10 touchdowns were both the fourth most ever in a season by a UCF freshman
• Averaged 198.3 yards passing per game and recorded a completion percentage of 57.7
• Completion percentage of 57.7 was also the fourth best ever by a UCF freshman and the second best by a true freshman
• Finished the season with a quarterback efficiency of 112.97
• Ran for 158 yards and two touchdowns
• Maryland (9/17): Became first true freshman to start at quarterback for UCF since 2010, going 21-for-36 with 260 yards, two passing touchdowns and one rushing touchdown
• at FIU (9/24): Went 8-for-14 with 173 yards and one touchdown through the air
• Temple (10/15): Threw for 210 yards and two touchdowns, completing 13-of-22 passes, and ran for a 63-yard touchdown
• at UConn (10/22): Completed 64.4 percent of his passes (29-of-45) while throwing for 317 yards and three touchdowns
• Cincinnati (11/12): Completed 13 straight passes, then the second most ever by a UCF quarterback, finishing with 150 yards through the air and a touchdown
• Tulsa (11/19): Went 25-for-51 with 233 passing yards and ran for 37 yards
• vs. Arkansas State (12/17): Totaled 175 passing yards, completing 22-of-39 attempts at the Cure Bowl

• First football student-athlete from Hawaii to play for UCF
• Coached by Rod York at Mililani High School
• A three-star product according to Rivals and 247Sports
• Listed as the No. 6 overall player in the state by Rivals, and No. 8 by 247Sports
• Placed in the top 70 in the country among dual-threat quarterbacks by ESPN
• Amassed 7,303 passing yards, 81 passing touchdowns and a 65.5 completion percentage in 34 games 
• Also rushed for 1,810 yards and 18 touchdowns at Mililani for a total of 99 overall touchdowns
• Threw for approximately 2,000 yards and 26 touchdowns while rushing for 355 yards and two touchdowns in seven games before suffering an injury, and was still named to the all-state second team
• Returned for the 2015 playoffs and threw for 263 yards and three touchdowns in a quarterfinal victory
• Finished 2015 with 2,344 passing yards and 30 touchdowns
• 2014 recipient of the Cover2: Hawaii High School Football Weekly Tommy Kaulukukui Award as Hawaii’s Offensive Player of the Year
• Helped Mililani reach the state title game as a sophomore, then won the 2014 state title with a 14-0 record

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