Karson Roberts
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    Karson Roberts

    Class:
    Junior

    Hometown:
    Houston, TX

    High School:
    Clear Lake

    Height / Weight:
    6-0 / 185

    Position:
    QB

    09/28/2013

    Air Force Drops Shootout at Nevada, 45-42.

    Karson Roberts runs for 161 yards and two touchdowns in 45-42 loss.

    10/05/2013

    Air Force @ Navy

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    2013 - Played in 10 games, starting three (Nevada, Navy, SDSU) ... hit 21-of-41 passes for 273 yards and three touchdowns ... fourth on the team in rushing with 253 yards and two touchdowns on 49 carries ... first-career start at Nevada ... recorded career highs of 161 yards rushing and two touchdowns on 23 carries ... also recorded a career-long 60-yard run ... hit five-of-10 passes for 55 yards and a touchdown ... became the first AF quarterback to rush for 100 or more yards in his first-career start since Adam Fitch at Army in 2004 ... the 161 yards are the most by a Falcon quarterback since Chance Harridge rushed for 161 vs. Navy in 2002 ... hit two-of-four passes for 47 yards and a then-career-long 37-yard TD vs. Utah State ... connected on his only pass attempt vs. Wyoming, a career-long 38-yard pass for a touchdown ... academic all-MW.

    2012 - Played on the junior varsity.

    High School - Lettered two years each in football and baseball ... honorable mention all-district as a junior in football ... first-team all-district selection as a senior ... served as team captain his senior year ... earned second-team all-district honors in baseball ... high school football coach was Troy Aduddell ... member of the National Honor Society ... graduated summa cum laude ... finalist for the Touchdown Club of Houston Scholar-Athlete award.

    Personal - Parents are Russ and Lisa Roberts ... is the oldest of four children ... has a twin brother ... majoring in mechanical engineering ... hobbies include working out and video games ... favorite NFL team is the Houston Texans ... favorite player is Tim Tebow ... was a member of the dean's list last year ... completed Operation Air Force last summer ... also worked on the cadet cadre for Basic Cadet Training ... completed survival training in the summer of 2013 ... also took a course in space power applications.

    Roberts' Career Rushing Statistics

    Year Games Att. Yds. Avg. TD Long
    2013 10 49 253 5.2 3 60/Nev

    Roberts' Career Passic Statistics

    Year Games A-C Pct. Int. Yds TD Long
    2013 10 21-41 51.2 1 273 3 38/Wyo

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