|1 Steven Sheffield
Played in 11 games (1 start) passing for 359 yards on 33-of-58 passing (56.9) with three touchdowns and one interception on the season... averaged 32.6 yards passing per game with a passer efficiency of 122.51... lined up at receiver in the wildcat formation against Northwestern in the TicketCity Bowl (1/1) at the Cotton Bowl in Dallas... entered as a back up in the second quarter against Weber State (11/20) and finished 8-for-12 for 109 yards with one touchdown pass (33-yard long) against Wildcats... entered as a back up in the third quarter with just over five minutes on the clock at No. 16 Oklahoma (11/13)... went 1-for-4 with five passing yards against Sooners... made first start of the season against No. 14 Missouri (11/6) and threw for 99 yards on 11-for-20 passing during the first half... did not return during the second half against Tigers... marked first start since at Nebraska (2009)... played most minutes of the season going 11-for-14 with 129 yards passing with two touchdowns and one interception in a back-up role during the fourth quarter at Texas A&M (10/30)... marked first multiple passing touchdown performance this season and the third career (two in 2009)... lined up once in the wildcat formation as a receiver at Colorado (10/23)... lined up once in the wildcat formation as a receiver against Oklahoma State (10/16)... joined senior LaRon Moore as a team captain against Cowboys... lined up in two wildcat formations during Baylor game at the Cotton Bowl (10/9)... played in one series at quarterback at Iowa State (10/2)... had one rush for two yards... entered at quarterback in the third quarter for one series against No. 4 Texas (9/18)... had one pass attempt and was sacked for a loss of eight yards... made season debut completing 2-of-7 passes for 17 yards with two rushes for 15 yards and a rushing touchdown at New Mexico (9/11)... entered New Mexico game in the fourth quarter with 2:37 remaining to play.
Threw for 88 yards on 9-of-11 passing and orchestrated two scoring drives in the fourth quarter against Michigan State in the Alamo Bowl ... threw one TD pass ... completed 16-of-23 passes for 117 yards and a touchdown at Oklahoma State ... scored twice on the ground and threw a TD pass in Tech's win at Nebraska ... completed 23-of-32 passes for 234 yards ... made his first career start against Kansas State and set a new school record with 370 yards in the first half ...finished the game with career highs of 33-of-41 with 490 yards and seven touchdowns ... threw his first career touchdown against Rice.
Scout team quarterback.
Made an appearance against Northwestern State ... served as third-team quarterback during the season ... also ran scout team quarterback.
Redshirt season ... saw scout team action.
Connally High School in Pflugerville, Texas ... led CHS to state semifinals in 2004 and 2005 ... team won 26-4A District Championship in 2004 and 2005 ... during final two seasons, teams combined for 23-6 record ... first-team all-district in 2004 and district MVP and All-Centex in 2005 ... passed for 1,600 yards in 2004 and followed with 2,700 yards in 2005 ... also completed 34 touchdowns passes to only six interceptions ... involved in Fellowship of Christian Athletes ... High School Coach: Matt Monzingo.
Steven Sheffield ... born March 4, 1988, in Austin, Texas ... son of Sherri and Mike Sheffield ... has an older sister ... enjoys Xbox ... majoring in communication studies