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    P.J. Carollo
    P.J. Carollo

    Class:
    Junior

    Hometown:
    Lake Bluff, Ill.

    High School:
    Lake Forest

    Height / Weight:
    6-1 / 185

    Position:
    QB



    12/11/2013

    NU Leads B1G With Over 100 Fall Academic All-Big Ten Awards

    Wildcats hit triple digits in a single-sport season for the first time in school history

    12/06/2012

    Northwestern Leads B1G in Academic All-Big Ten Awards

    Wildcats' 15.83 awards per fall sport lead conference by a wide margin

    12/06/2012

    Northwestern Leads B1G in Academic All-Big Ten Awards

    Wildcats' 15.83 awards per fall sport lead conference by a wide margin

    P.J. Carollo left the NU football team following the 2013 season.

    2013: Played in one game, a win over Western Michigan ... Did not attempt any passes ... Academic All-Big Ten.

    2012: Appeared in wins over South Dakota and Illinois ... Did not record any statistics ... Academic All-Big Ten honoree.

    2011: Did not see action

    High School: Started at quarterback as a senior and led Lake Forest to 7-4 record and first playoff victory in 14 years ... Completed 85-141 passes (60.3 percent) for 1,095 yards and 14 touchdowns ... Received a Chicago Tribune Fab Five Chicagoland Player of the Week honor ... Led Saints on a six-play drive in a tie game with two minutes remaining -- capped by a 42-yard scoring pass -- to upset Palatine ... Three-time Pioneer Press Player of the Game ... Also lettered in basketball, baseball and track ... National Honor Society member and North Suburban Conference All-Academic honoree.

    Personal: Born Paul G. Carollo ... Son of Paul and Patricia Carollo ... Father was a quarterback at UW-LaCrosse and uncle, Bill, played QB at Milwaukee ... Bill is currently Director of Officials at the Big Ten Conference and a former NFL and Big Ten official ... P.J. was a backup QB to former Notre Dame quarterback Tommy Rees as a junior ... Majoring in economics.