Geno Blow
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Geno Blow

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Seabrook, Texas

High School:
Clear Lake

Height / Weight:
5-11 / 205

Position:
TB

Experience:
3L

10/16/2013

Redbirds Return to Hancock Stadium for Contest with Indiana State

The game will be the first of three-straight at the newly-renovated Hancock Stadium for the Redbirds.

Geno Blow

Career Statistics
Year
G-GS
Rush
Yards
Avg.
TD
Long
2006
6-0
19
94
4.9
0
39
2007
9-1
143
776
5.4
8
77
2008
9-7
137
704
5.1
5
53
Total
24-8
299
1574
5.1
15
77

Career Single Game Highs
Rushing Attempts: 31 vs. Northern Iowa, 9-29-07
Rushing Yards: 167 vs. Northern Iowa, 9-29-07
Longest Rush: 77 at Youngstown State, 10-20-07
Touchdowns: 3 at Missouri State, 10-6-07

Biography and Career Highlights

2008: Ranked seventh in the Missouri Valley Football Conference in rushing with 78.2 yards per game ... second among all Illinois State running backs in rushing on the season with 704 total yards ... named the Valley Football Conference Offensive Player of the Week Sept. 14 after rushing for 96 yards and two touchdowns against Murray State ... scored seven touchdowns on the year, the third-most by any Ilinois State player ... recorded the sixth 100-yard rushing game of his career at Indiana State, where he rushed for 119 yards total ... followed that up with the seventh 100-yard rushing game of his career - a 140-yard effort - against Missouri State.

2007: Honorable mention All-Missouri Valley Football Conference selection ... the team's leading rusher, before having his season come to an end with a broken left hand ... only rushed for 52 yards on 16 carries in the first three games of the season, before exploding with five-straight 100-yard rushing games for a total of 688 yards ... earned his first-career start against Northern Iowa and responded with a career-best 167 yards on 31 carries ... also proved to be a receiving threat with nine catches for 65 yards on the season ... joined Rafael and Cortes Rice against Indiana State as the only trio in Illinois State history to each rush for 100 yards in the same game.

2006: Competed in six games as a true freshman ... carried five times for 22 yards in a win over Southern Illinois ... posted career-highs in carries (10) and yards (69) against Missouri State ... had a career-long 39-yard carry against MSU.

Clear Lake HS: An all-purpose back that rushed for more than 3,000 yards during his prep career ... as a senior, rushed for 1,154 yards on 155 carries with 11 touchdowns ... a first-team all-district selection ... named the team's MVP and the most outstanding back on the team ... as a junior, rushed for 950 yards on 150 attempts with 10 touchdowns ... as a junior, the Falcons won the district championship and finished 13-2 before falling in the state semifinals ... coached by Troy Aduddell ... also lettered in track and field.

Personal: Born 1-2-88 in Webster, Texas ... son of Larry and Adrienne Blow ... has a younger brother and sister ... major: industrial technology.

Honors and Awards
MVFC Offensive Player of the Week (Sept. 14)
2007 Honorable Mention All-Missouri Valley Football Conference





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7
Career 100-yard rushing games

15
Career Touchdowns

167
Career best single-game rushing total