12  Brian Anderson
Brian Anderson
Class:
RS Senior

Hometown:
Louisville, Ky.

High School:
Male

Height / Weight:
6-3 / 213

Position:
QB

Experience:
3L

09/06/2008

Thundering Herd Fall to Wisconsin

Thundering Herd Fall to Wisconsin

R-JUNIOR season (2009)
Started all 13 games under center for Marshall in 2009 and led the Thundering Herd to a 7-6 record that was capped off with a Little Caesars Pizza Bowl win over long-time MAC rival Ohio...completed 231 of 398 passes for 2,646 yards and 14 touchdowns against 13 interceptions...averaged 203.5 passing yards per game...has seen action in 24 career games and has passed for 3,060 yards and 17 touchdowns...threw for more than 300 yards in a game four times last season and threw for three touchdowns in the win over Southern Illinois and the loss at UTEP.

R-SOPHOMORE Season (2008)
Appeared in six games for the Thundering Herd...threw for 305 yards and three touchdowns...completed 14 of his 19 passes against Tulsa for a career high 177 yards and three touchdowns on Nov. 29.

R-FRESHMAN Season (2007)
Saw limited action in five games ...completed 12-of-28 passes for 94 yards with three interceptions on the year as the backup to Bernard Morris...started the New Hampshire game in place of an injured Morris and completed 7-of-14 passes for 58 yards and one interception.

REDSHIRT (2006)
Redshirted, did not play...played well in the 2007 Green-White game completing 11-of-19 pass for 115 and one touchdown.

High School
Rated as the No. 10 overall player and No. 3 quarterback in Kentucky by Rivals.com...Helped Male to a 10-2 record and the second round of the 2005 Kentucky Class AAAA State Playoffs...Passed for 2,700 yards and 24 touchdowns with only four interceptions as a senior...Threw for more than 2,900 yards and 24 scores as a junior in 2004 and 1,978 yards and 16 touchdowns as a sophomore in 2003.

Personal
Majoring in math education...Born Nov. 26, 1987...Son of Barry and Jeanette Anderson.