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    Austin Carr
    Austin Carr

    Class:
    Sophomore

    Hometown:
    Benicia, Calif.

    High School:
    Benicia

    Height / Weight:
    6-1 / 195

    Position:
    WR



    12/10/2014

    #B1GCats Lead Big Ten With 102 Fall Academic All-Big Ten Awards

    Northwestern is the lone conference school to break 100 honors for the second-straight year

    2014: Redshirt sophomore ... Earned a regular role on the two-deep roster, particularly in the wake of several early-season injuries in the wide receiver room ... Appeared in all 12 games and caught seven passes for 100 yards (14.3 yards per catch) ... Notched a career-long reception of 30 yards at Purdue on Nov. 22 ... Also had a 21-yard catch in the season-finale vs. Illinois ... Academic All-Big Ten.

    2013:Did not see action.

    2012:Redshirted his true freshman season.

    High School:Versatile offensive weapon with 1,481 rushing yards and 19 rushing touchdowns as well as 844 receiving yards and 11 TD catches as a senior in 2011 ... Accumulated over 1,000 all-purpose yards with 17 total touchdowns in eight games as a junior ... Earned first-team All-Solano County Athletic Conference (SCAC) honors as well as SCAC and team MVP recognition in 2011 ... All-time rushing and scoring leader at Benicia ... Single-game career bests include 290 yards on 33 rushing attempts and four touchdowns vs. Vanden, and 243 yards on 30 carries and four more TD's vs. American Canyon ... Also an all-conference performer in basketball ... Junior class president National Football Foundation Scholar Athlete Award recipient.

    Personal: Born Austin Durant Mozée Carr ... Son of Evan Carr and Janine Mozée ... Finalist in California State Poetry Out Loud Competition and was a school and county champion in the event and won Benicia's "Best Lead Actor" award for role as the Beast in "Beauty and the Beast" ... Also won NU's annual Student-Athlete Talent Show in 2013 ... Major is undeclared.