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11   Mike Wegzyn
Mike Wegzyn

Class:
RS Junior

Hometown:
Knoxville, Tenn.

High School:
Knoxville Catholic H.S.

Height / Weight:
6-5 / 225

Position:
QB


10/31/2013

Q&A With Quarterback Mike Wegzyn

The pre-med major talks about life on and off the field with UMassAthletics.com

10/05/2013

UMass Football Downed At Bowling Green, 28-7

Minutemen drop Mid-American Conference opener on the road

10/05/2013

UMass Postgame Notes vs. Bowling Green

09/07/2013

UMass Drops Home Opener To Maine, 24-14

Minutemen post 265 yards of total offense.

08/31/2013

Powerful Run Game Leads No. 23 Wisconsin Past UMass Football, 45-0

Big plays push Badgers to win over Minutemen in season-opener.

04/14/2013

Day 8 - Minutemen Host Youth Clinic At Gillette

Check out the sights and sounds as the Minutemen held their eighth practice of the Spring at Gillette Stadium's Dana-Farber Field House. Prior to the practice, UMass held a Youth Clinic with over 130 kids in attendance.

11/15/2012

ESPNU UNITE features Mike Wegzyn as guest interview

UMass freshman quarterback Mike Wegzyn is a guest on ESPNU UNITE.

11/02/2013

FB vs. NIU

FB vs. NIU Photos by Thom Kendall '93

09/07/2013

FB VS. MAINE

FB VS. MAINE Photos by Thom Kendall'93

04/20/2013

FB SPRING GAME

FB SPRING GAME Photos by Thom Kendall '93

03/13/2013

FB-NIGHT OF CHAMPIONS

FB-NIGHT OF CHAMPIONS Photos by Thom Kendall '93

11/17/2012

FB vs. BUFFALO

FB vs. BUFFALO Photos by Thom Kendall '93

As a redshirt sophomore in 2013: Game-By-Game Statistics
Finished 9-for-23 with 73 yards through the air and an interception at No. 23 Wisconsin (8/31), also rushing for seven yards on a pair of carries ... Threw his first TD pass of the season as part of a 13-for-25, 139-yard performance against Maine (9/7) while also running for 13 yards on four carries ... Eclipsed 2,000 career passing yards with his 6-yard throw to Tajae Sharpe during the first series of the second quarter against Maine ... Was 3-for-5 totaling 16 passing yards against Vanderbilt (9/21) with 22 more on the ground through five rushing attempts ... Was 7-for-8 for 76 yards, one touchdown and an interception over two drives as the quarterback at Bowling Green (10/5) ... Hit Tajae Sharpe with a 24-yard TD strike against the Falcons ... His only pass attempt against Western Michigan (10/26) was a 26-yard toss to Rob Blanchflower ... Started in place of an injured A.J. Doyle and finished 10-for-25 with 169 yard passing and a pair of interceptions against #17/21 Northern Illinois (11/2) ... Went 4-of-7 for 76 yards with a touchdown and interception against Akron (11/16) while providing 13 more yards on the ground through three rushing attempts.

As a redshirt freshman in 2012: Game-By-Game Statistics
Played and started in 11 games at quarterback ... Threw for 1,825 yards on 182-of-346 pass attempts with six touchdowns and ten interceptions ... Also rushed for 141 yards on 93 carries with two touchdowns ... Averaged 165.9 yards passing and 12.8 yards rushing per game ... Recorded 151 passing yards on 18 completions against Indiana (9/8), adding 32 yards on the ground to go with his first collegiate rushing touchdown ... Added 213 yards passing and 52 more on the ground at Miami (Ohio) on Sept. 22 ... Completed 27-of-51 passes for 373 yards and four touchdowns vs. Ohio (9/29), while rushing for 36 yards ... His 373 passing yards and four touchdowns mark single-game career-highs and were the highest totals recorded in an individual contest for both categories on the 2012 season ... Passed for 266 yards and a touchdown on 23-of-39 attempts and ran for another score at Akron (11/10) in UMass' first victory as an FBS program ... Recorded 215 yards through the air on 20-for-40 passing with one touchdown against Buffalo (11/17).

As a freshman in 2011: Redshirted the 2011 season and was a member of the scout unit ... Entered 2012 with four years of eligibility remaining.

Before UMass: Quarterback at Knoxville Catholic High School in Tennessee ...Named to Scout.com's "Stars Of The South" ... Tennessee A-AAA All-District selection ... Preseason Top QB in Tennessee according to Football Time in Tennessee ... Rivals.com TNVarsity No. 26 overall football player in Tennessee ... WBIR Offensive Player of the Week (Aug. 26, 2010) ... Threw for 1,281 yards as a senior as Irish posted a 7-5 record ... Threw for eight touchdowns and rushed for 394 yards on the season ... Threw for season-best 255 yards against William Blount ... Began high school career at Northville H.S., in Michigan ... Named All-Conference as a junior at Northville ...Named quarterback MVP of the National Underclassmen Combine's Midwest Ultimate 100 Camp in Nashville ... Placed second among a tough quarterback competition at NUC's exclusive Top Prospect Camp in Norman, Oklahoma ... Played in the NUC's All-World Gridiron Classic Game on New Year's Eve ... Older brother, Matt played tight end at the University of Tennessee.

RUSHINGgattyardstdlongavg/cavg/g
2012 11 93 141 2 20 1.5 12.8
TOTAL 11 93 141 2 20 1.5 12.8


PASSINGgcmp-att-intyardstdlongpctavg/pavg/geffic
2012 11 182-346-10 1825 6 56 52.6 5.3 165.9 96.8
TOTAL 11 182-346-10 1825 6 56 52.6 5.3 165.9 96.8


TOTAL OFFENSEgrushpasstotalavg/g
2012 11 141 1825 1966 178.7
TOTAL 11 141 1825 1966 178.7


SCORINGgtdrushrcvretpat2patfgtotalavg/g
2012 11 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 12 1.1
TOTAL 11 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 12 1.1


ALL PURPOSEgrushrcvprkrirtotalavg/g
2012 11 141 0 0 0 0 141 12.8
TOTAL 11 141 0 0 0 0 141 12.8


SINGLE-GAME HIGHS:
Points scored: 6, Indiana, 09/08/12 ; at Akron, 11/10/2012
Touchdowns: 1, Indiana, 09/08/12 ; at Akron, 11/10/2012
Rush attempts: 14, at Miami, Sep 22, 2012
Rush yards: 52, at Miami, Sep 22, 2012 (14 carries)
Rush TDs: 1, Indiana, 09/08/12 ; at Akron, 11/10/2012
Long rush: 20, Buffalo, Nov 17, 2012
Pass attempts: 51, Ohio, Sep 29, 2012
Pass completions: 27, Ohio, Sep 29, 2012
Pass yards: 373, Ohio, Sep 29, 2012
Pass TDs: 4, Ohio, Sep 29, 2012
Had intercepted: 3, at Miami, Sep 22, 2012
Long pass: 56, Indiana, 09/08/12
Total offense attempts: 58, Ohio, Sep 29, 2012 (7 rush,51 pass)
Total ofense yards: 409, Ohio, Sep 29, 2012 (36 rush,373 pass)
All-purpose yards: 52, at Miami, Sep 22, 2012

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