2013 Has played in all 10 games with starts in the last eight contests ... threw for 10 yards on 2-5 passing and rushed once for five yards before leaving because of injury against Iowa State (11/16) ... threw a touchdown pass and had 150 yards passing at Baylor (11/7) ... tossed two touchdown passes and completed 14 of 22 passes for 249 yards to go with 44 rush yards on nine carries against Texas Tech (10/26) ... threw for 131 yards and two touchdowns on 15-25 passing and rushed for 53 yards on 10 carries at Kansas (10/19) ... threw for 133 yards on 12-26 passing vs. Texas (10/12) ... completed 20 of 31 passes for 152 yards and rushed career-high 14 times for season-high 61 yards against TCU (10/5) ... completed 22 of 30 passes for 232 yards and two touchdowns and ran for 59 yards on 12 carries at Notre Dame (9/28) ... in first career start, threw for 413 yards on 27-37 passing with four touchdowns and had 24 rushing yards on 10 carries against Tulsa (9/14) ... rushed twice for 21 yards against West Virginia (9/7) ... completed 3-of-5 passes for 38 yards and rushed twice for 10 yards against ULM (8/31)
2012 Named to Academic All-Big 12 First Team ... Played in all 13 games ... tied for the team lead and sixth in the Big 12 with 11 total touchdowns ... his 10 touchdowns in nine Big 12 games tied for seventh most in the conference ... rushed for four touchdowns vs. Texas (10/13) ... rushed for a career-high 74 yards, including a 55-yard TD run, vs. Baylor (11/10) ... scored on a four-yard keeper with four seconds left to send the game to overtime in a 51-48 win vs. Oklahoma State (11/24).
2011 Backup quarterback inserted at Kansas State in a jumbo package designed for the bigger QB ... finished with five carries, seven yards and one touchdown ... had 12 carries for 37 yards and two touchdowns vs. Texas A&M ... became just the third OU quarterback to rush for four touchdowns in a game with his efforts at Baylor ... was named the Insight Bowl Offensive MVP after rushing for three scores and a career-high 51 yards against Iowa ... twenty-six of his 44 carries went for either a first down or touchdown ... scored in the final five games ... broke the OU record for rushing TDs by a freshman QB with 13 TDs.
High School A five-star recruit by Scout.com ... a four-star recruit by ESPN and Rivals.com ... participant in the Under Armour All-American Game ... threw for 2,752 yards and 32 touchdowns in 2009 ... held a 66.6% completion percentage ... rushed for 839 yards ... threw 3,240 yards and 37 touchdowns in 2008.
No. 1 pro-style quarterback (Tom Lemming's MaxPreps) No. 1 player in Kansas (Scout.com) No. 2 player in Kansas (Rivals.com) No. 4 quarterback (Scout.com) No. 6 overall player (Tom Lemming's MaxPreps) No. 6 overall player (Rivals.com) No. 38 overall player (PrepStar) No. 41 overall player (Scout.com) No. 65 overall player (ESPN.com) No. 126 overall player (Rivals.com)
Personal Son of Mark and Sherry Bell ... father played six seasons in the NFL as a defensive end for Seahawks and Colts organizations ... uncle Mike Bell also played 12 seasons as a defensive end for the Kansas City Chiefs ... both dad and uncle played college ball at Colorado State ... brother played at Emporia State ... was part of an OU group that took a study abroad course in Ireland in 2013 ... majoring in communication.
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