Player Profiles

Skyler                             Howard
Class: Jr.
Hometown: Fort Worth, Texas
Height: 6-0
Weight: 202
Sport: Football
Position: QB


• Played in four games and started two
• Threw for 346 yards and three touchdowns against Texas A&M in the Liberty Bowl
• Ran for 33 yards with a long of 18 against the Aggies
• Made first career start at Iowa State, completing 21 passes at Iowa State for 285 yards and three touchdown in the come-from-behind
• Gained 69 yards on seven rushes at Iowa State, the most rushing yards for a WVU quarterback since Jarrett Brown finished with 73
   yards against East Carolina on Sept. 12, 2009
• Completed 15-of-23 passes for 198 yards against Kansas State, with two touchdowns and a long of 53 yards in relief of an injured Clint
• Made first career appearance against Kansas and finished with 22 rushing yards on two carries with a long run of 20
• Enrolled at West Virginia in January 2014
2013 (Riverside City College)
• Transferred from Stephen F. Austin after spring 2013
• Starting quarterback for coach Tom Craft at Riverside City
• Helped lead Riverside to a 10-2 record, the National Division Central Conference Championship and advance to an appearance in the
  California State Championship game
• Completed 219-of-325 passes (67.4 percent) for 3,151 yards and 33 touchdowns
• Averaged 262.6 yards per game and 9.7 yards per attempt and only threw six interceptions
• Completed 17-of-19 passes for 198 yards and three touchdowns against Golden West in the Southern California Bowl Game
• Threw for 249 yards and two touchdowns and ran for 39 yards against Mt. San Antonio in the conference championship game
• Completed 27-of-35 passes for a season-high 448 yards and a season-high seven touchdowns against Los Angeles Harbor
• Completed a season-high 28-of-41 passes for 296 yards and four touchdowns against Desert College
• Threw for 359 yards and three touchdowns and ran for two more against El Camino in a 48-25 victory
High School
• Played for coach Paul Sharr at Brewer High
• Named 2012 All-District 5-4A First Team Offense
• Completed 126-of-238 passes for 1,377 yards and 13 touchdowns as a senior
• Also ran for 597 yards on 120 carries, averaging 5.0 yards per rush and scored eight touchdowns
• During his three-year career, threw for 4,171 yards and 32 touchdowns
• Also ran for 1,268 yards and 13 touchdowns
• Birthday is November 6
• Son of Deidre Kelley
• Majoring in communication studies

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