2012 Football
1 Charles Hrdlicka CB
2 Lance Rongstad QB
3 Evan Olson ILB
4 Avery Walker RB
6 Sam King QB
7 Justin Lee WR
9 Colton Blascyk DB
10 Jody Henningson WR
11 Alex Hass QB
12 Christian Metz WR
12a Ryan Shields QB
13 Nam Nguyen RB
14 Beau Wakefield WR
15 Nathan Koziol QB
16 Dylan Valentine DB
16a Tanner Dufault DB
17 AJ Washington WR
18 Scott Christensen DB
19 Dan Christensen OLB
20 Josh Genske TE
21 Ethan Favor-Jackson DL
22 Jordan Abaroa DB
23 Chais Wakefield K/P
24 Larry Miller DB
25 Brad Hemling RB
25a Andrew Kryshak FB
26 Zach Rynning QB/S
27 Mike Grayson WR
28 Matt Knapp QB
29 Kameel Al-Khouri DB
30 Brent Kondziolka RB
31 Tony Peterson RB
32 Max Fuller OLB
33 Andrew Street LB
34 Luke Gerding DB
35 SaVaughn Alexander RB
36 Josh Tismer DB
37 Zach Pulkinen P/K
38 Troy Dale TE
39 Matt Phipps LB
39a Derrick Dunn RB
40 Jared Roelofs OLB
41 Damon Benham RB
42 Jason Bromm LB
43 Dustin Kroeplin RB
44 Ross Pflum OLB
45 Cory Crosby ILB
45a Jarad Syrstad OLB
46 Connor Quinn ILB
47 Buckley Wright LB
48 Gary Young DL
49 Greg Button OLB
50 Alonzo Melton OL
51 David Erickson OL
52 Adam Langan OL
53 Sam Graff ILB
54 Max Dibble ILB/DL
55 Jesse Hein OL
56 Ethan Supler ILB
59 Wayne Paulus DL
60 Mitchell Elbe DL
62 Matt Coen-Tuff OL
63 Brett DeLange OL
64 Jordan Oien OL
65 William Slade OL
66 Benjamin Johnson OL
67 Tyler Abrahamson OL
68 Reed Hendrickson OLB
69 Kevin Longtin DL
70 Alexander Lutton OL
71 Chris Ostby OL
73 Dustin Dowd OL
74 Nick Chiono OL
76 Dylan Peterson OL
78 Matthew Valentine OL
79 Alex Berge DL
80 Matt Gandrud WR
81 Austin Goettlicher WR
82 Dexter Taylor Jr. WR
83 Josh Malone WR
84 Jordan Noskowiak TE
85 Matthew Summers WR
86 Nick Moore TE
87 Garrett Lee TE
88 Brian Leonhardt TE
89 Derek Schofield OLB/OL
90 J.J. Reinke DL
91 Dan Kiebler DL
92 Mario Stephens DL
93 Kaleb Torgerson FB
94 Tyler Dustman P/K
95 Matthew Shaver DL
96 Adam Shavlick DL
97 Brett Gehring DL
98 Bryan Syrstad DL
99 Nathan Adams DL
Zach DeClusin WR
Chris Moore RB
Zach Wicker DL
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2012
Roster
Connor Quinn

#46 Connor Quinn

POSITION ILB
HEIGHT 6-1
WEIGHT 222
YEAR-LETTERS Fr-RS
HOMETOWN Geneva, Ill. (Geneva HS)

2014 (Jr): An All-NSIC Second Team selection... Started all 11 games at linebacker for the Beavers and was named team captain... Led the team with 96 total tackles (51 solo, 45 assisted) and was seventh in the conference with 8.7 tackles per game... Was fifth in the conference with 6.5 sacks (-56 yards) which was also a team high... Led the team with 17.5 tackles for a loss (-73 yards)... Also racked up two forced fumbles, one interception and one pass break up... Had a career high 17 total tackles (6 solo, 11 assisted) versus MSU Moorhead (Nov. 8) and a career high 4.5 tackles for a loss at Minnesota Duluth (Oct. 25).

2013 (So): Started the first six games before missing the next four due to injury and returning to play in the final game of the season… Despite the shortened season, compiled 58 tackles (22 solo) to rank fifth on the team… Recorded 7.5 tackles for loss (-17 yards) to sit third on the squad… Posted 1.5 sacks (-6 yards)… Returned an interception 20 yards for a touchdown… Recovered a fumble in the end zone for a touchdown… Added two pass break-ups to total three passes defended that ranked tied for fifth on the team… Scored 12 points to tie for fourth on the team... Named NSIC Defensive Player of the Week (Sept. 9).
    Totaled 10 or more tackles on three occasions and eight or more tackles five times… Posted a season-high 13 tackles (six solo) with a half tackle for loss, a 20-yard interception return for a touchdown (first-career interception for a touchdown) and a pass break-up versus Southwest Minnesota State (Sept. 28)… Recorded a career-high 10 assisted tackles and 11 total takedowns with a half tackle for loss (-2 yards) versus Concordia-St. Paul (Sept. 14)… Compiled a career-best nine solo and 10 total tackles at Winona State (Sept. 5) with a fumble recovery in the end zone for first collegiate touchdown and a pass break-up to earn NSIC Defensive Player of the Week recognition... Versus the Warriors, tied career-highs with three tackles for loss (-6 yards) and a sack (-1 yard).

2012 (Fr): Quinn was inserted into the starting outside linebacker position in the third game of the season and never gave the coaches a reason to take him out, as he earned All-NSIC Second Team Defense honors... Totaled 73 tackles (35 solo) to finish third on the team and first among freshmen linebackers in the NSIC... Recovered three fumbles to rank tied for second in the league... Compiled 12.0 tackles for loss (-35 yards), which stacked up second on the Gang Green defense... Posted 1.5 sacks (-11 yards), scored a safety, broke-up one pass, intercepted an errant throw and returned it 29 yards.
    Recorded a season-high 14 tackles (eight solo) at nationally-ranked Minnesota Duluth (Oct. 20), two of which were for loss (-5 yards), and recovered two fumbles... Tallied double-digit tackles against MSU Moorhead (Nov. 3) with 12 total, four solo and three tackles for loss (-7 yards)... At St. Cloud State (Oct. 27), he made seven tackles and recorded his first-collegiate interception and returned it 29 yards... Also added a fumble recovery on special teams versus SCSU, as both his turnovers led to offensive touchdowns in the win... Posted four solo tackles, a pass break-up and a safety at Sioux Falls (Sept. 22)... In his first-career start against Wayne State (Sept. 15), he totaled seven tackles (five solo) and 1.5 tackles for loss (-8 yards).

2011 (RS): Sat out entire season as a redshirt.

Prior to BSU: Quinn excelled as a running back and linebacker at Geneva High School and guided the team to a conference championship his senior season... His senior accomplishments include all-state, Upstate Eight Conference Most Valuable Player, Chicago Tribune Player of the Month and player of the year honors from Republican Newspaper, Kane Co. Chronicle and Daily Hearld... He totalled 1,254 rushing yards on 210 carries with 16 touchdowns on offense to lead the conference and finish fifth in Division 6A in rushing yards...  Tallied six 100-plus rushing games and one 100-plus receiving game... Added 17 receptions for 367 yards and three scores... His 68 (45 assisted, 23 solo) tackles on defense led the Vikings and ranked third in the conference... Got to the quarterback twice on the season.

Personal: Born Dec. 30, 1992 in Geneva, Ill... Son of Tom and Maureen Quinn... Plans to study business at BSU.

Career Highs: Tackles: 17 vs MSU Moorhead (11/8/14); Solo Tackles: 9 at Winona State (9/5/13); Assisted Tackles: 11 vs MSU Moorhead (11/8/14); TFL: 4.5 at Minnesota Duluth (9/25/14); Sacks: 1.5 vs Minnesota State (9/27/14) and at Minnesota Duluth (10/25/14); PBU: 1, 4x vs MSU Moorhead (11/8/14); Fumbles Forced: 1, 3x last at Minnesota Duluth (10/25/14); Fumbles Recovered: 2 at Minnesota Duluth (10/20/12); Fumble for TD: 1 at Winona State (9/5/13); Interceptions: 1, 3x last vs Northern State (11/15/14); INT for TD: 1 vs Southwest Minneosta State (9/28/13); Longest INT Return: 29 at St. Cloud State (10/27/12).

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