Will primarily serve as the placeholder this season.
2003 - Played in five games ... successful on 1-of-2 on-side kicks against Oklahoma State ...1-of-1 against N.C. State ... attempted two extra points.
2002 - One of only four straight-on kickers in the country in 2002 ... was 8-of-8 on the season on extra points in limited action ... made only attempt against New Mexico ... went 4-of-4 against Baylor and 3-of-3 in bowl win over Clemson.
2001 - Saw first action of his career against Stephen F. Austin in the season finale and was a perfect 3-of-3 on extra points. 2000 - Walk-on.
High School - Pomona High School in Arvada, Colo. ... all-conference, all-state and All-American selections senior season ... finished senior season with 9-of-10 field goals and 36-of-38 extra points ... perfect on field goals junior season (10-of-10) ... also connected on 39-of-41 extra point attempts ... named the top kicker in the state junior and senior years ... High School Coach: Gary Klatt.
Personal - Ryan Bishop ... born July 14, 1981, in Denver, Colo. ... son of Joyce and Delmer Bishop ... has an older sister, Tennille ... majoring in English.