Kyler

Murray

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Quarterback
Height: 5'10"
Weight: 195
Year: Redshirt Junior
Hometown: Allen, Texas
High School: Allen HS
Other College: Texas A&M

Bio

Season GP-S Comp Att Pct Yds Avg/Game TD INT LG Rush Yds Avg/Rush TD LG
2015* 8-3 72 121 59.5 686 76.2 5 7 26 53 335 6.3 1 34
2017 7-1 18 21 85.7 359 59.8 3 0 87 14 142 10.1 0 66
2018 13-12 241 340 70.9 4,053 311.8 40 7 86 123 892 7.3 11 75
Career 28-16 331 482 68.7 5,098 182.1 48 14 87 190 1,369 7.2 12 75

*at Texas A&M

2018
OU's seventh Heisman Trophy winner ... Davey O'Brien Quarterback of the Year Award recipient ... named AP Player of the Year ... finalist for Maxwell Award, Walter Camp Player of the Year Award, Manning Award and Earl Campbell Tyler Rose Award ... first-team All-American (AP and FWAA) ... Big 12 Offensive Player of the Year ... named to All-Big 12 First Team ... voted Most Outstanding Player of Big 12 Championship ... tied league record by being named Big 12 Offensive Player of the Week five times ... has played in all 13 games with starts in 12 contests (did not start vs. Baylor) ... first FBS player to ever enter bowl season averaging at least 300.0 passing yards (311.8) and at least 60.0 rushing yards (68.6) per game ... leads nation in total yards (school-record 4,945), points responsible for (306), passing efficiency rating (205.7; FBS record is 198.9) and yards per pass attempt (11.9; FBS record is 11.1) ... ranks second nationally in completion percentage (.709; first among Power Five players), yards per completion (16.8) and passing TDs (40) ... 11.8 percent of his passes have been for touchdowns (FBS record is 11.6) ... has thrown at least two touchdown passes in all but one game and has thrown at least three TD passes in 10 of 13 contests ... set school and Big 12 records by assembling a streak of eight games with at least three TD passes ... has thrown for at least 300 yards and rushed for at least 65 in a game six times (most nationally since at least 1996; had only been done four times by a Sooner in the first 22 years of the Big 12) ... led Big 12 in league play in total offense at 409.3 yards per game (next most was 335.1), passing efficiency rating with a 208.2 mark (next best was 176.7) and in total TDs with 37 (next most was 31) ... has completed 241 of 340 passes for 4,053 yards and 40 touchdowns against seven interceptions (5.7-to-1 ratio) ... has rushed for 892 yards and another 11 scores ... needs 108 rushing yards to become just the second player in FBS history to throw for at least 4,000 and run for at least 1,000 in a season (Clemson's DeShaun Watson did it in 2015) ... only player in school history to throw for 300 yards and rush for 100 in a game and has done it twice (360 and 100 at Texas Tech on Nov. 3; 364 and 114 at No. 12 West Virginia on Nov. 23) ... finished 17 for 21 for 432 yards, six touchdowns and no interceptions while adding 45 rushing yards and a score in OU's 66-33 win over Baylor (Sept. 29) ... his 348.0 passing efficiency rating in Baylor game set school and Big 12 records (as did his 20.6 yards per pass attempt and 25.4 yards per completion) and was the highest in the FBS since at least 1996 ... passed for 379 yards and three touchdowns (no interceptions) and ran for 39 yards in Big 12 Championship win vs. Texas (Dec. 1).

2017
An Academic All-Big 12 Second Team honoree ... played in seven games and made one start ... completed 85.7 percent of his pass attempts (18 of 21) and threw for three touchdowns without an interception ... went 2-for-2 passing for 52 yards and a touchdown and ran three times for a season-high 80 yards (including a career-long 66-yarder) vs. West Virginia in first career start (11/25) ... threw for 55 yards on 3-of-5 passing and ran for 33 yards on three carries at Kansas (11/18) ... completed all three of his passes for 103 yards, including a career-long 87 yard TD throw, and ran once for eight yards against Tulane (9/16) ... made OU debut by completing 10 of 11 passes for 149 yards and a touchdown against UTEP (9/2).

2016
Practiced with team but did not participate in games per NCAA transfer rules.

2015 (AT TEXAS A&M)
Played in eight games and made three starts at quarterback ... finished second on team with 335 rushing yards and 1,021 yards of total offense ... recorded 191 passing yards and set season highs in completions (22), attempts (39) and passing touchdowns (3) while running for an additional 50 yards vs. Western Carolina (11/14) ... threw for 105 yards and ran for 37 more in start against Auburn (11/7) ... made first career start and threw for career-high 223 yards on 20-of-28 passing with one touchdown while running for career-high 156 yards and a score on 20 attempts vs. South Carolina (10/31) ... completed 2 of 4 passes for 21 yards against Alabama (10/17) ... ran five times for 27 yards against Arkansas (9/26) ... was 2-of-4 passing for 32 yards and ran twice for 10 yards vs. Nevada (9/19) ... completed 9 of 14 passes for 65 yards and his first touchdown against Ball State (9/12) ... made collegiate debut by throwing for 49 yards on 4-of-9 passing and rushing for 69 yards on six attempts vs. Arizona State (9/5).

HIGH SCHOOL
Consensus five-star recruit by ESPN, Rivals, Scout and 247Sports ... rated as 13th overall recruit by ESPN, 30th by 247Sports, 37th by Scout and 71st by Rivals ... touted by ESPN as top dual threat QB in country, No. 2 by 247Sports and No. 5 by Rivals ... named No. 3 player in state of Texas by ESPN, No. 4 by 247Sports and No. 9 by Rivals ... ranks as one of most accomplished Texas high school players ever after leading Allen High School to three straight state titles and never losing a game as a starting quarterback (43-0) ... rolled up 14,500 rushing and passing yards and totaled 186 touchdowns in his three seasons ... named Mr. Texas Football Player of the Year in 2014 by Dave Campbell's Texas Football magazine ... named National Player of the Year by Parade, Gatorade, MaxPreps and USA Today ... completed 278 of 433 passes (64.2 percent) for 4,713 yards and 54 touchdowns against just eight interceptions and averaged nearly 10 yards per carry on way to 1,485 yards and 25 touchdowns as a senior ... completed 207 of 325 passes (63.7 percent) for 3,669 yards and 46 touchdowns as a junior while adding another 1,274 yards and 19 scores on ground ... rushed for 1,370 yards and 25 touchdowns as a sophomore while passing for 2,004 yards and 17 touchdowns ... was first player ever selected to play in Under Armour All-American games for both football and baseball.

PERSONAL
An outfielder on the OU baseball team who played in 27 games in 2017 ... Father (Kevin Murray) lettered at Texas A&M from 1983-86 and finished career holding virtually every season and career passing record ... father was also inducted into Texas A&M Athletic Hall of Fame in 1999 and the Cotton Bowl Hall of Fame in 2012 ... major is human relations.

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