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    Mark Koehn
    Mark Koehn

    Class:
    Senior

    Hometown:
    Newton, Kan.

    High School:
    Newton

    Height / Weight:
    6-3 / 265

    Position:
    DE

    Birthdate:
    11/13/1984



    General: Reserve/part-time starting defensive end ... Started six career games ... A technique and high-motor player.

    2007: Backup defensive end who played several snaps per contest ... Recorded a season-best four tackles vs. Duke ... One tackle at Ohio State ... One hit vs. Eastern Michigan... Two tackles at Purdue ... One tackle vs. Indiana and Illinois.

    2006: Part-time starter at defensive end ... Played his best football in the season's second half ... Season-high four tackles vs. Purdue ... Had a 3-yard sack against Michigan State ... Recorded two tackles, including a big sack on Iowa QB Drew Tate ... That hit forced a fumble, which NU recovered and eventually turned into seven points ... One tackle vs. Illinois ... Notched a solo tackle at Miami (Ohio) ... One tackle vs. New Hampshire ... Three tackles, including a 0.5 TFL, at Penn State ... Solo tackle and a QB hurry at Wisconsin.

    2005: Started first collegiate game vs. Ohio ... Finished with a pair of tackles ... Totaled a season-high six tackles against Northern Illinois ... One tackle and a quarterback hurry vs. Wisconsin ... Credited with two tackles at Purdue ... Registered five tackles and his first career sack vs. Michigan ... One tackle vs. Iowa ... Five tackles, including a 1-yard sack, at Ohio State ... Two tackles at Illinois ... Recovered his first career fumble vs. UCLA in the Sun Bowl.

    2004: Did not see action.

    2003: Redshirted.

    High School: PrepStar/Rivals honorable mention all-region selection ... Two-way athlete who earned first-team all-conference and honorable mention all-state Class 5A recognition at running back ... Played both defense (defensive end) and offense (quarterback, fullback, wide receiver and tight end) ... Projected to play on the defensive line at NU ... Rushed for 595 yards (112 carries) and six TDs on offense and had 54 tackles on defense ... Team's Most Improved Player in 2002 ... Also played three years of basketball for the Railers, earning Dodge City Tournament of Champions all-tourney honors ... Named a second-team all-league player in 2002-03, while averaging 14 points and 12 rebounds per game ... Helped the Railers' football team win more games (7-4) than the last four combined ... Team advanced to second round of playoffs ... Valedictorian of senior class (out of 241 students) ... Kansas University Honors Program ... Achieved a perfect 4.0 GPA ... Coached by Brent Glann.

    Personal: Born Mark Edward Koehn on 11/13/84 ... Son of Janet Koehn and Charles Koehn ... Psychology major.

    Koehn's Career Stats

    TACKLES                G    UA     A Total    TFL-Yds    PD   FF   FR Blkd
    2004................   1     0     0     0    0.0-0       0    0    0    0
    2005................  12     5    20    25    2.0-2       0    0    1    0
    2006................  11     6     8    14    2.5-6       0    1    0    0
    2007................  12     4    10    14    0.0-0       0    0    0    0
    TOTAL...............  36    15    38    53    4.5-8       0    1    1    0
    

    SACKS G UA A Total Yds 2004................ 1 0 0 0.0 0 2005................ 12 2 0 2.0 2 2006................ 11 2 0 2.0 5 2007................ 12 0 0 0.0 0 TOTAL............... 36 4 0 4.0 7