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13 - Will Hunt Position: Quarterback
Class: r-Freshman
Height: 6-0
Weight: 212
High School: Springdale H.S.
Hometown: Springdale, Ark.
 
photo         A smart young player who is expected to hold down the No. 3 quarterback spot ... Directed the scout team while redshirting last season ... Combines a good work ethic with toughness ... Is smart and athletic ... Is learning the Tech system ... Has improved as a passer after playing in a run-oriented offense in high school ... Missed the end of spring practice with a shoulder injury ... Should be ready to go when practice opens ...

2001: His 34 1/2-inch vertical jump tied for second-best among the incoming freshmen in August ... Also turned in a 4.65 40 ... Quarterbacked the scout team while redshirting during the fall ... His 285-pound hang clean was tops among Tech's quarterbacks during spring testing ... Completed a quick slant pass for an 88-yard touchdown during one spring scrimmage ... Went 7-for-12 passing in another scrimmage for 56 yards ... Sat out the last few spring practices with a sprained left shoulder ... Did not play in the spring game ...

High School: Posted 2,647 yards passing and 1,594 yards rushing as a quarterback for Coach Jarrell Williams at Springdale, the largest high school in Arkansas ... Passed for 1,484 yards and ran for 816 in leading the team to the Arkansas 5A championship game in 1999 ... Guided his team to an 11-1-1 record and the state 5A semifinals as a senior in 2000 ... Completed 67 of 159 passes for 1,163 yards and nine touchdowns ... Added 778 yards rushing on 117 carries ... Scored 12 rushing touchdowns, including three during a 102-yard rushing game against Jonesboro in the second round of the state playoffs ... Had 160 yards rushing on 12 carries in a game against Fort Smith ... Rushed for 21 touchdowns during his two years as a starter and passed for 21 TDs ... His 94-yard touchdown pass against Fayetteville in 1999 broke a state record ... Earned All-Class 5A honors his last two seasons ... Named Northwest Arkansas Morning News Class 4A/5A State Player of the Year as a junior and a senior ... Voted the player of the year as a senior by the Northwest Arkansas Times ... Earned All-Southeast Region honors from PrepStar ... Listed the No. 11 player in Arkansas by SuperPrep ... Named to the All-Arkansas team by Arkansas Recruiting Report ... An all-conference pitcher in baseball, he helped Springdale to a state title game as a junior ... President of the Fellowship of Christian Athletes chapter at his school ... Also president of the National Junior Honor Society ...

Personal: William Tredwell Hunt ... Born 6/4/82 in Springdale, AR ... Son of David and BeeGee Hunt ... Is studying business.

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