10 Austin Ernst
10 Austin Ernst
Height: 6-1
Weight: 190
Year: R-Sr.
Hometown: Cincinnati, OH
High School: McNicholas
Position: QB
Major: Communications Studies
gp 10
yds 172
td 3
yds/g 17.2

2017: Allstate AFCA Good Works Team Nominee…Appeared in all 10 games…Completed 16-of-25 passes for 172 yards and three touchdowns on season…Went 4-for-5 with 50 yards and a score at Penn (9/16)…Completed 7-of-8 passes for 80 yards and a TD against Lake Erie…Threw for 38 yards and a score and ran for 25 yards against Kentucky Wesleyan (11/4).

2016: Appeared in all 11 games…Completed 8-of-14 passes for 98 yards and two touchdowns at Lake Erie while also running for 26 yards (10/8)…Completed a 21 yard pass at Ferris State (9/1).

2015: Appeared in four games…Completed 11-of-14 passes for 93 yards and two touchdowns…Went 5-for-5 for 48 yards and a score at Malone (9/3)…Threw for 43 yards and a touchdown at Quincy (10/24).

2014: Appeared in five games…Completed four passes and threw touchdowns against Malone (9/6) and Tiffin (11/15).

2013: Redshirted.

High School: Earned four varsity letters…As senior, threw for 2,819 yards and 26 touchdowns…Also ran for 491 yards and nine scores…Cincinnati Enquirer Player of the Year…First Team All-GCL selection…Named to All-Southwest Ohio and all-city team…GCL Central Division Player of the Year…U.S. Army Ohio National Guard Player of the Year nominee…Also earned All-GCL accolades in basketball…Three-year letterwinner in hoops.

Personal: Son of Eric and Tina Ernst…Has a brother, Eric, who plays football at Cincinnati…Father, Eric, played basketball at Wright State and was a member of the 1983 NCAA National Champion team...Great Uncle Willy Ernst played baseball in St. Louis Cardinals organization…National Art Honor Society student…Enjoys all sporting events, music, art and spending time with family and friends…Chose ODU because it is a Catholic institution with "outstanding academic opportunities, the coaching staff is unbelievable, and a great school filled with great people in a great city that is close to home for me."

 

SINGLE-GAME HIGHS:
Rush attempts:
 5, at Lake Erie, Oct 8, 2016
Rush yards: 26, at Lake Erie, Oct 8, 2016
Long rush: 15, at Penn, Sep 16, 2017
Pass attempts: 14, at Lake Erie, Oct 8, 2016
Pass Completions: 8, at Lake Erie, Oct 8, 2016
Pass yards: 98, at Lake Erie, Oct 8, 2016
Pass TDs: 2, at Lake Erie, Oct 8, 2016
Long pass: 22 twice

Recent Games
Sep 30 at Malone W, 20-3
Oct 7 Hillsdale W, 41-27
Oct 21 at Alderson Broaddus W, 53-13
Oct 28 at Walsh W, 39-21
Nov 4 Kentucky Wesleyan W, 63-7
Nov 11 Findlay W, 49-24
Statistics category Overall Conf
Completions 16 12
Attempts 25 20
Completion % 64.0% 60.0%
Yards 172 122
Yards per game 17.2 17.4
Yards per attempt 6.9 6.1
Touchdowns 3 2
Interceptions 0 0
Sacks 1 1
Yards lost 12 12
Pass Efficiency 161.4 144.2
Date Opponent Score comp att pct yds y/a td int sac yds
Aug 31 at California (Pa.) L, 36-34 - - - - - - - - -
Sep 9 at Ashland L, 47-21 - - - - - - - - -
Sep 16 at Penn L, 42-24 4 5 80.0% 50 10.0 1 0 0 0
Sep 23 Lake Erie W, 51-0 7 8 87.5% 80 10.0 1 0 0 0
Sep 30 at Malone W, 20-3 - - - - - - - - -
Oct 7 Hillsdale W, 41-27 - - - - - - - - -
Oct 21 at Alderson Broaddus W, 53-13 2 3 66.7% 4 1.3 0 0 1 12
Oct 28 at Walsh W, 39-21 - - - - - - - - -
Nov 4 Kentucky Wesleyan W, 63-7 3 9 33.3% 38 4.2 1 0 0 0
Nov 11 Findlay W, 49-24 - - - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score rush yds y/a lng td fum lost
Aug 31 at California (Pa.) L, 36-34 - - - - - - -
Sep 9 at Ashland L, 47-21 - - - - - - -
Sep 16 at Penn L, 42-24 1 15 15.0 15 0 - -
Sep 23 Lake Erie W, 51-0 1 13 13.0 13 0 - -
Sep 30 at Malone W, 20-3 - - - - - - -
Oct 7 Hillsdale W, 41-27 - - - - - - -
Oct 21 at Alderson Broaddus W, 53-13 3 -5 -1.7 4 0 - -
Oct 28 at Walsh W, 39-21 - - - - - - -
Nov 4 Kentucky Wesleyan W, 63-7 4 25 6.3 10 0 - -
Nov 11 Findlay W, 49-24 - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score rec yds y/r lng td fum lost
Aug 31 at California (Pa.) L, 36-34 - - - - - - -
Sep 9 at Ashland L, 47-21 - - - - - - -
Sep 16 at Penn L, 42-24 - - - - - - -
Sep 23 Lake Erie W, 51-0 - - - - - - -
Sep 30 at Malone W, 20-3 - - - - - - -
Oct 7 Hillsdale W, 41-27 - - - - - - -
Oct 21 at Alderson Broaddus W, 53-13 - - - - - - -
Oct 28 at Walsh W, 39-21 - - - - - - -
Nov 4 Kentucky Wesleyan W, 63-7 - - - - - - -
Nov 11 Findlay W, 49-24 - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score fgm fga lng xpm xpa pts
Aug 31 at California (Pa.) L, 36-34 - - - - - 0
Sep 9 at Ashland L, 47-21 - - - - - 0
Sep 16 at Penn L, 42-24 - - - - - 0
Sep 23 Lake Erie W, 51-0 - - - 0 1 0
Sep 30 at Malone W, 20-3 - - - 0 0 0
Oct 7 Hillsdale W, 41-27 - - - - - 0
Oct 21 at Alderson Broaddus W, 53-13 - - - 0 0 0
Oct 28 at Walsh W, 39-21 - - - - - 0
Nov 4 Kentucky Wesleyan W, 63-7 - - - - - 0
Nov 11 Findlay W, 49-24 - - - - - 0
Date Opponent Score punt yds avg long in20 fc tb blk
Aug 31 at California (Pa.) L, 36-34 - - - - - - - -
Sep 9 at Ashland L, 47-21 - - - - - - - -
Sep 16 at Penn L, 42-24 - - - - - - - -
Sep 23 Lake Erie W, 51-0 - - - - - - - -
Sep 30 at Malone W, 20-3 - - - - - - - -
Oct 7 Hillsdale W, 41-27 - - - - - - - -
Oct 21 at Alderson Broaddus W, 53-13 - - - - - - - -
Oct 28 at Walsh W, 39-21 - - - - - - - -
Nov 4 Kentucky Wesleyan W, 63-7 - - - - - - - -
Nov 11 Findlay W, 49-24 - - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score kr yds avg lng td pr yds avg lng td
Aug 31 at California (Pa.) L, 36-34 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 9 at Ashland L, 47-21 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 16 at Penn L, 42-24 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 23 Lake Erie W, 51-0 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 30 at Malone W, 20-3 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 7 Hillsdale W, 41-27 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 21 at Alderson Broaddus W, 53-13 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 28 at Walsh W, 39-21 - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 4 Kentucky Wesleyan W, 63-7 - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 11 Findlay W, 49-24 - - - - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score gp rush rcv pr kr yds
Aug 31 at California (Pa.) L, 36-34 1 - - - - 0
Sep 9 at Ashland L, 47-21 1 - - - - 0
Sep 16 at Penn L, 42-24 1 15 - - - 15
Sep 23 Lake Erie W, 51-0 1 13 - - - 13
Sep 30 at Malone W, 20-3 1 - - - - 0
Oct 7 Hillsdale W, 41-27 1 - - - - 0
Oct 21 at Alderson Broaddus W, 53-13 1 -5 - - - -5
Oct 28 at Walsh W, 39-21 1 - - - - 0
Nov 4 Kentucky Wesleyan W, 63-7 1 25 - - - 25
Nov 11 Findlay W, 49-24 1 - - - - 0
Date Opponent Score pts rush rec kr pr int fum xpm fgm saf misc 2pt
Aug 31 at California (Pa.) L, 36-34 0 - - - - - - - - - 0 -
Sep 9 at Ashland L, 47-21 0 - - - - - - - - - 0 -
Sep 16 at Penn L, 42-24 0 0 - - - - - - - - 0 -
Sep 23 Lake Erie W, 51-0 2 0 - - - - - 0 - - 0 1
Sep 30 at Malone W, 20-3 0 - - - - - - 0 - - 0 0
Oct 7 Hillsdale W, 41-27 0 - - - - - - - - - 0 -
Oct 21 at Alderson Broaddus W, 53-13 0 0 - - - - - 0 - - 0 0
Oct 28 at Walsh W, 39-21 0 - - - - - - - - - 0 -
Nov 4 Kentucky Wesleyan W, 63-7 0 0 - - - - - - - - 0 -
Nov 11 Findlay W, 49-24 0 - - - - - - - - - 0 -
Date Opponent Score tack ast tot sack lost tfl yds ff fr td int yds td brup blk saf
Aug 31 at California (Pa.) L, 36-34 - - 0.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 9 at Ashland L, 47-21 - - 0.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 16 at Penn L, 42-24 - - 0.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 23 Lake Erie W, 51-0 - - 0.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 30 at Malone W, 20-3 - - 0.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 7 Hillsdale W, 41-27 - - 0.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 21 at Alderson Broaddus W, 53-13 - - 0.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 28 at Walsh W, 39-21 - - 0.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 4 Kentucky Wesleyan W, 63-7 - - 0.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 11 Findlay W, 49-24 - - 0.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
  gp comp att pct yds y/g y/a td int lg effic
2013-14 - - - - - - - - - - 0.0
2014-15 5 4 4 100.0% 22 4.4 5.5 2 0 10 311.2
2015-16 4 11 14 78.6% 93 23.3 6.6 2 1 22 167.2
2016-17 11 10 17 58.8% 129 11.7 7.6 2 0 22 161.4
2017-18 10 16 25 64.0% 172 17.2 6.9 3 0 33 161.4
Total 30 41 60 68.3% 416 13.9 6.9 9 1 33 172.7
  gp rush yds y/g avg td lg fum lost
2013-14 - - - - - - - - -
2014-15 5 2 6 1.2 3.0 0 5 - -
2015-16 4 2 -8 -2.0 -4.0 0 3 - -
2016-17 11 7 29 2.6 4.1 0 8 1 1
2017-18 10 9 48 4.8 5.3 0 15 - -
Total 30 20 75 2.5 3.8 0 15 1 1
  gp rec rec/g yds y/g avg td lg
2013-14 - - - - - - - -
2014-15 5 - - - - - - -
2015-16 4 - - - - - - -
2016-17 11 - - - - - - -
2017-18 10 - - - - - - -
Total 30 - - - - - - -
  gp fgm fga pct lg xpm xpa pct pts
2013-14 - - - - - - - - 0
2014-15 5 - - - - - - - 0
2015-16 4 - - - - - - - 0
2016-17 11 - - - - 0 0 - 0
2017-18 10 - - - - 0 1 0% 0
Total 30 - - - - 0 1 0% 0
  gp punt yds avg lg in20 fc tb blk
2013-14 - - - - - - - - -
2014-15 5 - - - - - - - -
2015-16 4 - - - - - - - -
2016-17 11 - - - - - - - -
2017-18 10 - - - - - - - -
Total 30 - - - - - - - -
  kr yds avg td lg pr yds avg td lg
2013-14 - - - - - - - - - -
2014-15 - - - - - - - - - -
2015-16 - - - - - - - - - -
2016-17 - - - - - - - - - -
2017-18 - - - - - - - - - -
Total - - - - - - - - - -
  gp rush rcv pr kr yds ypg
2013-14 - - - - - 0 -
2014-15 5 6 - - - 6 1.2
2015-16 4 -8 - - - -8 -2.0
2016-17 11 29 - - - 29 2.6
2017-18 10 48 - - - 48 4.8
Total 30 75 - - - 75 2.5
  pts pts/g rush rec kr pr int fum xpm fgm 2pt misc
2013-14 0 - - - - - - - - - - 0
2014-15 0 0.0 0 - - - - - - - - 0
2015-16 0 0.0 0 - - - - - - - - 0
2016-17 0 0.0 0 - - - - - 0 - 0 0
2017-18 2 0.2 0 - - - - - 0 - 1 0
Total 2 0.1 0 - - - - - 0 - 1 0
  gp tkl ast tot tkl/g sck yds tfl yds ff fr yds int yds brup blk
2013-14 - - - 0.0 - - - 0 - - - - - - - -
2014-15 5 0 1 1.0 .2 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
2015-16 4 - - 0.0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
2016-17 11 - - 0.0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
2017-18 10 - - 0.0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
Total 30 0 1 1.0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
  gp comp att pct yds y/g y/a td int lg effic
Total 10 16 25 64.0% 172 17.2 6.9 3 0 33 161.4
Conference 7 12 20 60.0% 122 17.4 6.1 2 0 33 144.2
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - 0.0
-
Home 4 10 17 58.8% 118 29.5 6.9 2 0 33 156.0
Away 6 6 8 75.0% 54 9.0 6.8 1 0 22 172.9
Neutral - - - - - - - - - - 0.0
-
Wins 7 12 20 60.0% 122 17.4 6.1 2 0 33 144.2
Losses 3 4 5 80.0% 50 16.7 10.0 1 0 22 230.0
-
August 1 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
September 4 11 13 84.6% 130 32.5 10.0 2 0 33 219.4
October 3 2 3 66.7% 4 1.3 1.3 0 0 7 77.9
November 2 3 9 33.3% 38 19.0 4.2 1 0 21 105.5
  gp rush yds y/g avg td lg fum lost
Total 10 9 48 4.8 5.3 0 15 - -
Conference 7 8 33 4.7 4.1 0 13 - -
Exhibition - - - - - - - - -
-
Home 4 5 38 9.5 7.6 0 13 - -
Away 6 4 10 1.7 2.5 0 15 - -
Neutral - - - - - - - - -
-
Wins 7 8 33 4.7 4.1 0 13 - -
Losses 3 1 15 5.0 15.0 0 15 - -
-
August 1 - - - - - - - -
September 4 2 28 7.0 14.0 0 15 - -
October 3 3 -5 -1.7 -1.7 0 4 - -
November 2 4 25 12.5 6.3 0 10 - -
  gp rec rec/g yds y/g avg td lg
Total 10 - - - - - - -
Conference 7 - - - - - - -
Exhibition - - - - - - - -
-
Home 4 - - - - - - -
Away 6 - - - - - - -
Neutral - - - - - - - -
-
Wins 7 - - - - - - -
Losses 3 - - - - - - -
-
August 1 - - - - - - -
September 4 - - - - - - -
October 3 - - - - - - -
November 2 - - - - - - -
  gp fgm fga pct lg xpm xpa pct pts
Total 10 - - - - 0 1 0% 0
Conference 7 - - - - 0 1 0% 0
Exhibition - - - - - - - - 0
-
Home 4 - - - - 0 1 0% 0
Away 6 - - - - 0 0 - 0
Neutral - - - - - - - - 0
-
Wins 7 - - - - 0 1 0% 0
Losses 3 - - - - - - - 0
-
August 1 - - - - - - - 0
September 4 - - - - 0 1 0% 0
October 3 - - - - 0 0 - 0
November 2 - - - - - - - 0
  gp punt yds avg lg in20 fc tb blk
Total 10 - - - - - - - -
Conference 7 - - - - - - - -
Exhibition - - - - - - - - -
-
Home 4 - - - - - - - -
Away 6 - - - - - - - -
Neutral - - - - - - - - -
-
Wins 7 - - - - - - - -
Losses 3 - - - - - - - -
-
August 1 - - - - - - - -
September 4 - - - - - - - -
October 3 - - - - - - - -
November 2 - - - - - - - -
  kr yds avg td lg pr yds avg td lg
Total - - - - - - - - - -
Conference - - - - - - - - - -
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - -
-
Home - - - - - - - - - -
Away - - - - - - - - - -
Neutral - - - - - - - - - -
-
Wins - - - - - - - - - -
Losses - - - - - - - - - -
-
August - - - - - - - - - -
September - - - - - - - - - -
October - - - - - - - - - -
November - - - - - - - - - -
  gp rush rcv pr kr yds ypg
Total 10 48 - - - 48 4.8
Conference 7 33 - - - 33 4.7
Exhibition - - - - - 0 -
-
Home 4 38 - - - 38 9.5
Away 6 10 - - - 10 1.7
Neutral - - - - - 0 -
-
Wins 7 33 - - - 33 4.7
Losses 3 15 - - - 15 5.0
-
August 1 - - - - 0 .0
September 4 28 - - - 28 7.0
October 3 -5 - - - -5 -1.7
November 2 25 - - - 25 12.5
  pts pts/g rush rec kr pr int fum xpm fgm 2pt misc
Total 2 0.2 0 - - - - - 0 - 1 0
Conference 2 0.3 0 - - - - - 0 - 1 0
Exhibition 0 - - - - - - - - - - 0
-
Home 2 0.5 0 - - - - - 0 - 1 0
Away 0 0.0 0 - - - - - 0 - 0 0
Neutral 0 - - - - - - - - - - 0
-
Wins 2 0.3 0 - - - - - 0 - 1 0
Losses 0 0.0 0 - - - - - - - - 0
-
August 0 0.0 - - - - - - - - - 0
September 2 0.5 0 - - - - - 0 - 1 0
October 0 0.0 0 - - - - - 0 - 0 0
November 0 0.0 0 - - - - - - - - 0
  gp tkl ast tot tkl/g sck yds tfl yds ff fr yds int yds brup blk
Total 10 - - 0.0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
Conference 7 - - 0.0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
Exhibition - - - 0.0 - - - 0 - - - - - - - -
-
Home 4 - - 0.0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
Away 6 - - 0.0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
Neutral - - - 0.0 - - - 0 - - - - - - - -
-
Wins 7 - - 0.0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
Losses 3 - - 0.0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
-
August 1 - - 0.0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
September 4 - - 0.0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
October 3 - - 0.0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
November 2 - - 0.0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -