Wildcats' 15.83 awards per fall sport lead conference by a wide margin
2013: Appeared in all 12 games for the Wildcats, both on special teams and in the backfield ... Recorded a 13-yard kickoff return against Iowa ... Prior to the season, earned the distinction of wearing NU's No. 1 uniform, worn by the player who best embodies all aspects of what it means to be a Wildcat ... Academic All-Big Ten and a Big Ten Distinguished Scholar honoree.
2012: Played in 11 of 13 games, primarily on special teams ... Totaled 31 rushing yards on eight carries for the year, including a season-long 9-yard rush vs. South Dakota ... Academic All-Big Ten honoree.
2011: After competing for a reserve running back role during camp, suffered an injury that kept him out for much of the season.
2010: Did not see action ... Named team's special teams practice player of the week vs. Illinois State and Indiana.
High School: Tabbed an Illinois High School Football Coaches Association Class 6A all-state running back ... Chicago Tribune honorable mention all-state selection ... Named to the 2010 Chicago Tribune Scholar-Athlete team ... Two-time Herald News and Daily Southtown all-area selection ... Two-time Chicago Catholic League Blue All-Conference honoree ... Two-time team MVP (2008 and 2009) ... Team captain ... Conference's Offensive MVP in 2009 ... Totaled seven career games with 200-plus rushing yards ... Five-time Chicago Sun-Times Player of the Week ... Helped lead the Celtics to the 2009 Catholic League Blue title and an appearance in the Class 6A state championship game ... Rushed for 1,936 yards his junior year (287 carries) and 1,851 yards (351 carries) his senior season ... Also led team with 39 receptions in 2009 ... Ranks second on Providence Catholic's all-time rushing list with 4,074 career rushing yards ... Also lettered in baseball (center fielder) and was a team captain ... Awarded the Bishop Kaffer Leadership Award, which is an annual award to one graduating senior ... NHS, AP Scholar, Illinois State Scholar, 2010 Outstanding Citizenship Award, 2010 Outstanding Science Student Award, All-State Academic team, IHSA Football Coaches Association All-Academic selection ... Prep teammate with current NU offensive tackle Patrick Ward ... Also played against current NU players, Chance Carter (Loyola) and Anthony Battle (Mt. Carmel) ... Coached by Mark Coglianese.
Personal: Born Timothy Marshall Hanrahan ... Son of Timothy and Julianne Hanrahan ... Sister, Ashley, is a 2007 graduate of Iowa, and sister, Brittany, plays softball at Colgate ... Chemical engineering major.