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Player Profiles



Nick                               O'Toole
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Nick
O'Toole
Class: Sr.
Hometown: Corona, Calif.
Height: 6-3
Weight: 228
Sport: Football
Position: P

Biography

2014 (Jr.)
• Named Academic All-Big 12 Second Team
• Had 11 punts of 50 yards or more and placed 24 punts inside the 20
• Ranked No. 6 in Big 12 punting (41.8)
• High average on the season was 45.4 vs. TCU
• Long punt on the season was 59 yards vs. TCU
• Placed one punt inside the 20 and had a long of 45 yards vs. Texas A&M in the AutoZone Liberty Bowl
• Long punt of 56 yards at Iowa State and placed two punts inside the 20
• Long punt of 44 yards in frigid weather vs. K-State
• Finished with seven punts for 318 yards and a 45.4 average against TCU. Day included three punts of 50 or more yards (55, 59, 50)
• Great day at Oklahoma State placing a career-best five punts inside the Cowboy 20 with another two being fair caught. Day included
   two punts traveling more than 50 yards (56, and 51)
• Six punts vs. Baylor for 256 yards and a 42.7 average. Day included a long punt of 55 yards and three punts placed inside the 20
• Strong day in the wind at Texas Tech with four punts for 172 yards and a long of 51. Placed two punts inside the 20 at Tech and
   averaged 43.0 yards per punt
• Then-highest punting average of the season vs. Kansas with four punts for 181 yards and a 45.2 avg.
• Five punts vs. Oklahoma with a long of 52 yards and placed three punts inside the 20
• Three punts at Maryland for a 41.7 average with a long of 49 yards
• Punted one time vs. Towson for 42 yards and placed the lone punt inside the 20
• Four punts vs. Alabama for 175 yards and a 43.8 average
• Long punt vs. Alabama went for 58 yards and placed all four punts inside the 20
 
2013 (So.)
• All-Big 12 Conference Second Team (Coaches, AP, Phil Steele)
• Finished with 73 punts for an average of 44.1 yards
• Ranked No. 15 nationally in punting and No. 2 in the Big 12
• Had 26 punts on the season of 50 yards or more and placed 22 punts inside the opponent 20
• His 26 punts of 50 yards or more were the most since Todd Sauerbrun had 33 in 1994
• Averaged 56.0 yards on three punts vs. Iowa State; day included punts of 68 (career high), 52 and 48 yards
• 56.0 punting average against Iowa State was the highest game average since Ralph Anastasio’s 57.0 against Virginia in 1957
• Averaged 44.6 yards on eight punts at Kansas
• Averaged 46.7 yards on seven punts vs. Texas
• Long punt vs. Texas Tech went for 55 yards
• Seven punts at Baylor for 306 yards
• Big 12 Special Teams Player of the Week (9/30)
• Eight punts vs. OSU for 357 yards and a 44.6 average
• Strong day in the rain vs. Maryland with eight punts for 369 yards and a 46.1 average
• Finished with seven punts at Oklahoma and a 45.3 average
• Long punt at OU went for 54 yards and placed three punts inside the Sooner’s 20-yard line
• Mountaineer debut resulted in five punts for 253 yards and a long of 60 yards
• Averaged an impressive 50.5 punting average in his WVU debut; O’Toole’s punts traveled 48, 57, 56, and 60 yards
 
Fullerton College
• Played one season for coach Tim Byrnes at Fullerton College, helping the team to a 7-4 record
• Punted 49 times for 2,050 yards with 15 punts downed inside the 20-yard line
• Named to the 2012 Southern California Football Association All-Conference First Team
 
High School
• Two-year starter for national powerhouse Mater Dei High
• Recorded 37 punts for 1,427 yards with a long of 64 as a senior, including 19 inside the 20-yard line
• Knocked 42 punts for 1,377 yards in 2010
• 2011 All-Trinity League First Team Defense
 
Personal
• Birthday is May 17
• Son of Sean and Mariella O’Toole
• One of three children
• Majoring in psychology
• Garrett Ford Academic Honor Roll
• Big 12 Commissioner’s Honor Roll

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