Matt Lancaster
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Matt Lancaster

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
West Lafayette, Ind.

High School:
West Lafayette HS

Height / Weight:
6-2 / 215

Position:
QB

Experience:
2L

10/30/2013

Undefeated Home Record on the Line when Redbirds Face the Panthers

ISU will attempt to finish the regular season undefeated at home for the first time since 1999..

Matt Lancaster

Career Statistics
Year
G-GS
C-A-I
Yards
TD
Long
2009
5-0
25-33-2
183
1
27
2010
11-0
9-15-0
128
1
80
Total
16-0
34-48-2
311
2
80

Career Single Game Highs
Completions: 14 vs. Northern Iowa, 11-21-09
Attempts: 19 vs. Northern Iowa, 11-21-09
Passing Yards: 95 vs. Northern Iowa, 11-21-09
Passing Touchdowns: 1, twice
Long: 80 at Northern Iowa, 10-23-10
Rushing Yards: 59 vs. Northern Iowa, 11-21-09
Rushing Touchdowns: 1 vs. South Dakota State, 9-26-09

Biography and Career Highlights

2010: Missouri Valley Football Conference All-Academic Second Team selection ... played in all 11 games, with one start at wide receiver ... served as the primary backup quarterback, but also lined up a wide receiver and served as the team's holder on placements ... completed 9-of-15 passes for 128 yards and touchdown behind center ... rushed 24 times for 75 yards for a 3.1 yards per carry average ... threw for 93 yards and a touchdown at No. 19 UNI ... connected with Tyrone Walker on an 80-yard TD pass against the Panthers, the longest touchdown pass and catch of the season for the Redbirds.

2009: Played in five games as a reserve ... finished the season 25-for-32 in passing with 183 yards and a touchdown ... was 4-for-7 with 42 yards passing in his first career action at Illinois (Sept. 12) ... scrambled for his first career touchdown against South Dakota State (Sept. 26) ... was also a perfect 6-for-6 passing against the Jackrabbits ... saw considerable action in the season finale against No. 9 Northern Iowa (Nov. 21) after an injury to starter Matt Brown ... engineered the Redbirds on a five-play, 59-yard drive capped off by an eight-yard touchdown strike to Eyad Salem with 0.6 seconds left to give ISU a 22-20 upset victory ... finished that game 14-for-19 with a career-high 95 yards passing and 59 yards on the ground on seven carries.

West Lafayette HS: Rated as a two-star recruit by Rivals.com and as a one-star recruit by Scout.com ... a three-sport athlete that competed in football, basketball and baseball ... named to the Indiana Football Coaches Association (IFCA) Class 3A All-State First Team as a senior ... a two-time Lafayette Journal & Courier All-Area First-Team and Big School Offensive Player of the Year selection ... team MVC and team captain as a senior ... a three-time All-Hoosier Conference honoree ... earned Bloomington Herald Special Mention accolades as a junior ... an Indiana High School Athletic Association (IHSAA) Class 3A Academic All-State honoree as a senior ... a 2008 IHSAA Anti-Tobacco Role Model ... West Lafayette High School won the Hoosier Conference championship his senior season while being ranked No. 1 at the Class 3A level in the state of Indiana ... owns career records at West Lafayette High School for passing yards (5,411), pass attempts (653), pass completions (368) and touchdown passes (58) ... owns single-season records at West Lafayette High School for passing yards (2,349 - 2008), pass completions (163 - 2008) and touchdown passes (30 - 2008) ... also recruited by Purdue, Indiana, Ball State and Toledo ... coached by Marshall Overley.

Personal: Born October 5, 1990, in Lafayette, Ind. ... son of Brian and Carol Lancaster ... major: geology.






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0.6
Time Left On The Clock
As Team Scored Game-Winning
Touchdown vs. UNI in 2009

311
Career Passing Yards