Josh Quezada Athlete Profile

#20 Josh Quezada

Position: Running Back Height: 5-11 Weight: 225 Roster Years: 2010-2011 Hometown: La Habra, CA Last School: La Habra High School


Parents are Jesse and Linda ... majoring in pre-business management ... has seven siblings ... also recruited by Colorado State, Fresno State, Hawaii, New Mexico State, San Diego State, Stanford, Utah and Washington.

Before BYU

Prepped at La Habra High ... team went 38-3 in his three years on the team ... rushed for 2,205 yards and 26 touchdowns, while adding 186 yards and two touchdowns as a receiver, to lead the Highlanders to their third-straight CIF-Southern Section Southwest Division Championship in 2009 ... named the 2009 Freeway League MVP, Daily News 2009 Football Player of the Year and CIF-SS Offensive Player of the Year ... back-to-back first-team All-Orange County selection ... ran for 1,650 yards on 163 carries and 21 touchdowns as a junior in 2008 ... also added 21 receptions for 350 yards and three touchdowns ... First Team All-Orange County ... First Team All-League and First Team All-CIF ... coached by Frank Mazzotta.

2010 | Freshman Year

Earned letterman honors as a freshman ... played in all 13 games ... totaled 505 yards on 99 carries with 5 touchdowns while adding 8 receptions for 46 yards and a touchdown ... had two 100-yard games and six games with double-digit carries ... scored the first TD of his career on a nine-yard catch in the season opener vs. Washington ... had 13 carries for 65 yards and a team season-high three rushing touchdowns vs. UNLV ... rushed for 107 yards and a touchdown on 15 carries vs. New Mexico ... had 15 carries for a team-high 101 yards and a touchdown while grabbing two catches for 15 yards in the New Mexico Bowl vs. UTEP

2011 | Sophomore Year

Earned letterman honors as a sophomore ... played in all 13 games and started one ... had at least one carry in every game ... totaled 298 rushing yards on 86 carries with one touchdown ... also recorded four receptions for 21 yards ... rushed for 26 yards vs. UCF ... had 10 carries for 41 yards vs. Utah State ... rushed nine times for 47 yards vs. San Jose State ... season-high 59 rushing yards vs. Idaho State with one touchdown ... 24 rushing yards on three carries vs. New Mexico State ... had nine carries for 24 yards vs. Tulsa in the Armed Forces Bowl