Brian Ferentz stresses consistency with the Hawkeye lineman
Hawkeye offensive lineman nearly 100 percent after October injury
UI head football coach speaks with media prior to Spring Camp
UI head coach Kirk Ferentz is excited about the Hawkeyes' coaching staff additions
Hawkeyes played 6 games decided by 3 points or fewer
Hawk-Item - - Only redshirt freshman named to 2011 Leadership Group.
2011 - - Named to Big Ten Conference all-Freshman team by BTN.com.
2011 - - Saw first action of career in 34-7 opening win over Tennessee Tech, playing left guard . . . did not see action in triple-overtime loss at Iowa State . . . saw action at left guard in 31-27 win over Pittsburgh as offense gained 475 yards total offense . . . saw action at left guard in 45-17 win over Louisiana-Monroe as offense gained 453 yards total offense and allowed no sacks . . . saw action at left guard in 13-3 loss at Penn State . . . saw action at left guard in 41-31 win over Northwestern as offense gained 379 yards total offense and allowed no QB sacks . . . saw action in 45-24 win over Indiana as offense gained 456 yards total offense . . . started at left guard for first career start in 22-21 loss at Minnesota as offense gained 446 yards total offense . . . started at left guard in 24-16 win over 13th-ranked Michigan . . . started at left guard in 37-21 loss to Michigan State . . . saw action at left guard in 31-21 win at Purdue as offense gained 408 yards total offense . . . saw action in 20-7 loss at Nebraska . . . did not see action in Insight Bowl.
2010 - - Redshirted.
High school honors - - Earned first team all-state honors on offense as a senior . . . second team all-state on defense as a junior . . . earned first team all-district honors on offense as a senior and on defense as a junior . . . Career - - offensive and defensive lineman in final two seasons after playing quarterback as a sophomore . . . collected 31 solo tackles and 51 assists with 16 tackles for loss as a senior . . . had 200 receiving yards and five touchdown receptions as a junior, along with 30 solo tackles and 45 assists on defense . . . passed for 1,200 yards as a sophomore . . . team captain as a senior, helping team advance to state playoffs . . . varsity letterman in baseball since freshman season, earning first team all-district, all-conference and all-state honors . . . helped prep baseball team advance to state tournament as a junior . . . also second team all-conference basketball selection as a junior and earned varsity letter in tennis as a freshman . . . also competes in track, earning all-state recognition as well . . . won state title in shot put as a sophomore, while placing third as a freshman and second as a junior . . . placed second in shot put at Drake Relays as sophomore and junior . . . holds school shot put record . . . placed fifth in state meet as a junior in discus.
Personal - - Born 12/26/91 . . . open major . . . academic all-district in football . . . parents are Cindy and Bob Scherff . . . high school coach was Dave Wiebers.