12 Nathan Rourke
12 Nathan Rourke
Height: 6-2
Weight: 208
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Oakville, Ontario, Canada
High School: Edgewood Academy (Fort Scott CC)
Position: QB
gp 12
yds 2228
td 22
yds/g 185.7

2017: Named to Davey O'Brien and Maxwell Award Watch Lists...named team captain prior to the start of the season.

2016: Played in all 13 games drawing 11 starts...set four individual program records with 21 rushing touchdowns, 132 points, 22 touchdowns scored and 39 touchdowns responsible for... led Ohio to five offensive records in rushing and scoring...named Second Team All-MAC after passing for 2,203 yards and 17 touchdowns while also rushing for 912 yards on 137 carries...went 161-292 passing and also caught a pass for a touchdown...named Canadian Player of the Year in the NCAA by Krown Kountdown U after the season...had a season-high 165 rushing yards at Akron...rushed for three touchdowns four times throughout the season and had five 100+ yard rushing games...threw for a season-high 294 yards against Miami with three passing touchdowns in the game...named MAC East Offensive Player of the Week three times and a Manning Award Star of the Week twice.

Prior to Ohio: Played one year at Fort Scott Community College where he played in all 11 games last season leading the Greyhounds to a 4-7 record…threw for 2,367 yards and 18 touchdowns…rushed for three touchdowns and was named First Team All-KJCCC…played his senior year of high school at Edgewood Academy in Elwood, Ala. going 13-0 and winning the AA Alabama State Championship…threw for 3,779 yards and 59 touchdowns while rushing for seven more touchdowns as a senior…played his first three years of high school football at Holy Trinity High School in Oakville, Ontario, Canada…lead Holy Trinity to its first OFSAA Bowl Championship in 2014. 

Personal: Born May 24, 1998...pursuing a major in secondary education and integrated social studies...son of Larry and Robyn Rourke.

Recent Games
Oct 20 Bowling Green W, 49-14
Oct 25 Ball St. W, 52-14
Nov 1 at Western Michigan W, 59-14
Nov 7 at Miami (Ohio) L, 30-28
Nov 14 Buffalo W, 52-17
Nov 23 Akron W, 49-28
Statistics category Overall Conf
Completions 154 102
Attempts 252 155
Completion % 61.1% 65.8%
Yards 2228 1487
Yards per game 185.7 185.9
Yards per attempt 8.8 9.6
Touchdowns 22 16
Interceptions 7 5
Sacks 18 13
Yards lost 142 99
Pass Efficiency 158.6 174.0
Date Opponent Score comp att pct yds y/a td int sac yds
Sep 1 Howard W, 38-32 2 8 25.0% 44 5.5 0 0 1 7
Sep 15 vs. Virginia L, 45-31 16 31 51.6% 246 7.9 2 0 3 28
Sep 22 at Cincinnati L, 34-30 12 27 44.4% 178 6.6 1 1 1 8
Sep 29 Massachusetts W, 58-42 22 31 71.0% 273 8.8 3 1 0 0
Oct 6 at Kent St. W, 27-26 18 20 90.0% 284 14.2 1 1 2 16
Oct 13 at Northern Ill. L, 24-21 15 23 65.2% 275 12.0 2 1 4 38
Oct 20 Bowling Green W, 49-14 8 12 66.7% 193 16.1 4 0 1 6
Oct 25 Ball St. W, 52-14 11 19 57.9% 127 6.7 1 1 0 0
Nov 1 at Western Michigan W, 59-14 12 14 85.7% 149 10.6 3 0 0 0
Nov 7 at Miami (Ohio) L, 30-28 16 27 59.3% 163 6.0 2 0 3 21
Nov 14 Buffalo W, 52-17 17 26 65.4% 209 8.0 3 1 1 5
Nov 23 Akron W, 49-28 5 14 35.7% 87 6.2 0 1 2 13
Dec 19 vs. San Diego St.   - - - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score rush yds y/a lng td fum lost
Sep 1 Howard W, 38-32 5 16 3.2 11 0 - -
Sep 15 vs. Virginia L, 45-31 5 41 8.2 70 0 1 1
Sep 22 at Cincinnati L, 34-30 9 96 10.7 37 1 - -
Sep 29 Massachusetts W, 58-42 16 189 11.8 34 1 - -
Oct 6 at Kent St. W, 27-26 15 49 3.3 11 1 1 1
Oct 13 at Northern Ill. L, 24-21 10 0 0.0 13 0 1 1
Oct 20 Bowling Green W, 49-14 10 101 10.1 25 1 - -
Oct 25 Ball St. W, 52-14 8 77 9.6 37 2 - -
Nov 1 at Western Michigan W, 59-14 9 68 7.6 17 2 - -
Nov 7 at Miami (Ohio) L, 30-28 13 16 1.2 21 0 1 0
Nov 14 Buffalo W, 52-17 7 77 11.0 42 1 - -
Nov 23 Akron W, 49-28 18 86 4.8 18 4 - -
Dec 19 vs. San Diego St.   - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score rec yds y/r lng td fum lost
Sep 1 Howard W, 38-32 - - - - - - -
Sep 15 vs. Virginia L, 45-31 - - - - - 1 1
Sep 22 at Cincinnati L, 34-30 - - - - - - -
Sep 29 Massachusetts W, 58-42 - - - - - - -
Oct 6 at Kent St. W, 27-26 - - - - - 1 1
Oct 13 at Northern Ill. L, 24-21 - - - - - 1 1
Oct 20 Bowling Green W, 49-14 - - - - - - -
Oct 25 Ball St. W, 52-14 - - - - - - -
Nov 1 at Western Michigan W, 59-14 - - - - - - -
Nov 7 at Miami (Ohio) L, 30-28 - - - - - 1 0
Nov 14 Buffalo W, 52-17 - - - - - - -
Nov 23 Akron W, 49-28 - - - - - - -
Dec 19 vs. San Diego St.   - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score fgm fga lng xpm xpa pts
Sep 1 Howard W, 38-32 - - - - - 0
Sep 15 vs. Virginia L, 45-31 - - - - - 0
Sep 22 at Cincinnati L, 34-30 - - - - - 0
Sep 29 Massachusetts W, 58-42 - - - - - 0
Oct 6 at Kent St. W, 27-26 - - - 0 0 0
Oct 13 at Northern Ill. L, 24-21 - - - - - 0
Oct 20 Bowling Green W, 49-14 - - - - - 0
Oct 25 Ball St. W, 52-14 - - - - - 0
Nov 1 at Western Michigan W, 59-14 - - - - - 0
Nov 7 at Miami (Ohio) L, 30-28 - - - - - 0
Nov 14 Buffalo W, 52-17 - - - - - 0
Nov 23 Akron W, 49-28 - - - - - 0
Dec 19 vs. San Diego St.   - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score punt yds avg long in20 fc tb blk
Sep 1 Howard W, 38-32 - - - - - - - -
Sep 15 vs. Virginia L, 45-31 - - - - - - - -
Sep 22 at Cincinnati L, 34-30 - - - - - - - -
Sep 29 Massachusetts W, 58-42 - - - - - - - -
Oct 6 at Kent St. W, 27-26 - - - - - - - -
Oct 13 at Northern Ill. L, 24-21 - - - - - - - -
Oct 20 Bowling Green W, 49-14 - - - - - - - -
Oct 25 Ball St. W, 52-14 - - - - - - - -
Nov 1 at Western Michigan W, 59-14 - - - - - - - -
Nov 7 at Miami (Ohio) L, 30-28 - - - - - - - -
Nov 14 Buffalo W, 52-17 - - - - - - - -
Nov 23 Akron W, 49-28 - - - - - - - -
Dec 19 vs. San Diego St.   - - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score kr yds avg lng td pr yds avg lng td
Sep 1 Howard W, 38-32 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 15 vs. Virginia L, 45-31 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 22 at Cincinnati L, 34-30 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 29 Massachusetts W, 58-42 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 6 at Kent St. W, 27-26 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 13 at Northern Ill. L, 24-21 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 20 Bowling Green W, 49-14 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 25 Ball St. W, 52-14 - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 1 at Western Michigan W, 59-14 - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 7 at Miami (Ohio) L, 30-28 - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 14 Buffalo W, 52-17 - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 23 Akron W, 49-28 - - - - - - - - - -
Dec 19 vs. San Diego St.   - - - - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score gp rush rcv pr kr yds
Sep 1 Howard W, 38-32 1 16 - - - 16
Sep 15 vs. Virginia L, 45-31 1 41 - - - 41
Sep 22 at Cincinnati L, 34-30 1 96 - - - 96
Sep 29 Massachusetts W, 58-42 1 189 - - - 189
Oct 6 at Kent St. W, 27-26 1 49 - - - 49
Oct 13 at Northern Ill. L, 24-21 1 0 - - - 0
Oct 20 Bowling Green W, 49-14 1 101 - - - 101
Oct 25 Ball St. W, 52-14 1 77 - - - 77
Nov 1 at Western Michigan W, 59-14 1 68 - - - 68
Nov 7 at Miami (Ohio) L, 30-28 1 16 - - - 16
Nov 14 Buffalo W, 52-17 1 77 - - - 77
Nov 23 Akron W, 49-28 1 86 - - - 86
Dec 19 vs. San Diego St.   - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score pts rush rec kr pr int fum xpm fgm saf misc 2pt
Sep 1 Howard W, 38-32 0 0 - - - - - - - - 0 -
Sep 15 vs. Virginia L, 45-31 0 0 - - - - - - - - 0 -
Sep 22 at Cincinnati L, 34-30 6 1 - - - - - - - - 0 -
Sep 29 Massachusetts W, 58-42 6 1 - - - - - - - - 0 -
Oct 6 at Kent St. W, 27-26 6 1 - - - - - 0 - - 0 0
Oct 13 at Northern Ill. L, 24-21 0 0 - - - - - - - - 0 -
Oct 20 Bowling Green W, 49-14 6 1 - - - - - - - - 0 -
Oct 25 Ball St. W, 52-14 12 2 - - - - - - - - 0 -
Nov 1 at Western Michigan W, 59-14 12 2 - - - - - - - - 0 -
Nov 7 at Miami (Ohio) L, 30-28 0 0 - - - - - - - - 0 -
Nov 14 Buffalo W, 52-17 6 1 - - - - - - - - 0 -
Nov 23 Akron W, 49-28 24 4 - - - - - - - - 0 -
Dec 19 vs. San Diego St.   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score tack ast tot sack lost tfl yds ff fr td int yds td brup blk saf
Sep 1 Howard W, 38-32 - - 0.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 15 vs. Virginia L, 45-31 - - 0.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 22 at Cincinnati L, 34-30 - - 0.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 29 Massachusetts W, 58-42 - - 0.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 6 at Kent St. W, 27-26 - - 0.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 13 at Northern Ill. L, 24-21 - - 0.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 20 Bowling Green W, 49-14 - - 0.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 25 Ball St. W, 52-14 - - 0.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 1 at Western Michigan W, 59-14 - - 0.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 7 at Miami (Ohio) L, 30-28 - - 0.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 14 Buffalo W, 52-17 - - 0.0 - - 0 - - 1 - - - - - - -
Nov 23 Akron W, 49-28 - - 0.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Dec 19 vs. San Diego St.   - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
  gp comp att pct yds y/g y/a td int lg effic
2017-18 13 161 292 55.1% 2203 169.5 7.5 17 7 58 132.9
2018-19 12 154 252 61.1% 2228 185.7 8.8 22 7 76 158.6
Total 25 315 544 57.9% 4431 177.2 8.1 39 14 76 144.8
  gp rush yds y/g avg td lg fum lost
2017-18 13 137 912 70.2 6.7 21 75 6 5
2018-19 12 125 816 68.0 6.5 13 70 4 3
Total 25 262 1728 69.1 6.6 34 75 10 8
  gp rec rec/g yds y/g avg td lg
2017-18 13 2 0.2 18 1.4 9.0 1 15
2018-19 12 - - - - - - -
Total 25 2 0.1 18 0.7 9.0 1 15
  gp fgm fga pct lg xpm xpa pct pts
2017-18 13 - - - - - - - 0
2018-19 12 - - - - 0 0 - 0
Total 25 - - - - 0 0 - 0
  gp punt yds avg lg in20 fc tb blk
2017-18 13 - - - - - - - -
2018-19 12 - - - - - - - -
Total 25 - - - - - - - -
  kr yds avg td lg pr yds avg td lg
2017-18 - - - - - - - - - -
2018-19 - - - - - - - - - -
Total - - - - - - - - - -
  gp rush rcv pr kr yds ypg
2017-18 13 912 18 - - 930 71.5
2018-19 12 816 - - - 816 68.0
Total 25 1728 18 - - 1746 69.8
  pts pts/g rush rec kr pr int fum xpm fgm 2pt misc
2017-18 132 10.2 21 1 - - - - - - - 0
2018-19 78 6.5 13 - - - - - 0 - 0 0
Total 210 8.4 34 1 - - - - 0 - 0 0
  gp tkl ast tot tkl/g sck yds tfl yds ff fr yds int yds brup blk
2017-18 13 1 0 1.0 .1 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
2018-19 12 - - 0.0 .0 - - 0 - - 1 0 - - - -
Total 25 1 0 1.0 .0 - - 0 - - 1 0 - - - -
  gp comp att pct yds y/g y/a td int lg effic
Total 12 154 252 61.1% 2228 185.7 8.8 22 7 76 158.6
Conference 8 102 155 65.8% 1487 185.9 9.6 16 5 76 174.0
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - 0.0
-
Home 6 65 110 59.1% 933 155.5 8.5 11 4 76 156.1
Away 5 73 111 65.8% 1049 209.8 9.5 9 3 70 166.5
Neutral 1 16 31 51.6% 246 246.0 7.9 2 0 37 139.6
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Wins 8 95 144 66.0% 1366 170.8 9.5 15 5 76 173.1
Losses 4 59 108 54.6% 862 215.5 8.0 7 2 70 139.4
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September 4 52 97 53.6% 741 185.3 7.6 6 2 41 134.1
October 4 52 74 70.3% 879 219.8 11.9 8 3 76 197.6
November 4 50 81 61.7% 608 152.0 7.5 8 2 60 152.4
  gp rush yds y/g avg td lg fum lost
Total 12 125 816 68.0 6.5 13 70 4 3
Conference 8 90 474 59.3 5.3 11 42 3 2
Exhibition - - - - - - - - -
-
Home 6 64 546 91.0 8.5 9 42 - -
Away 5 56 229 45.8 4.1 4 37 3 2
Neutral 1 5 41 41.0 8.2 0 70 1 1
-
Wins 8 88 663 82.9 7.5 12 42 1 1
Losses 4 37 153 38.3 4.1 1 70 3 2
-
September 4 35 342 85.5 9.8 2 70 1 1
October 4 43 227 56.8 5.3 4 37 2 2
November 4 47 247 61.8 5.3 7 42 1 0
  gp rec rec/g yds y/g avg td lg
Total 12 - - - - - - -
Conference 8 - - - - - - -
Exhibition - - - - - - - -
-
Home 6 - - - - - - -
Away 5 - - - - - - -
Neutral 1 - - - - - - -
-
Wins 8 - - - - - - -
Losses 4 - - - - - - -
-
September 4 - - - - - - -
October 4 - - - - - - -
November 4 - - - - - - -
  gp fgm fga pct lg xpm xpa pct pts
Total 12 - - - - 0 0 - 0
Conference 8 - - - - 0 0 - 0
Exhibition - - - - - - - - 0
-
Home 6 - - - - - - - 0
Away 5 - - - - 0 0 - 0
Neutral 1 - - - - - - - 0
-
Wins 8 - - - - 0 0 - 0
Losses 4 - - - - - - - 0
-
September 4 - - - - - - - 0
October 4 - - - - 0 0 - 0
November 4 - - - - - - - 0
  gp punt yds avg lg in20 fc tb blk
Total 12 - - - - - - - -
Conference 8 - - - - - - - -
Exhibition - - - - - - - - -
-
Home 6 - - - - - - - -
Away 5 - - - - - - - -
Neutral 1 - - - - - - - -
-
Wins 8 - - - - - - - -
Losses 4 - - - - - - - -
-
September 4 - - - - - - - -
October 4 - - - - - - - -
November 4 - - - - - - - -
  kr yds avg td lg pr yds avg td lg
Total - - - - - - - - - -
Conference - - - - - - - - - -
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - -
-
Home - - - - - - - - - -
Away - - - - - - - - - -
Neutral - - - - - - - - - -
-
Wins - - - - - - - - - -
Losses - - - - - - - - - -
-
September - - - - - - - - - -
October - - - - - - - - - -
November - - - - - - - - - -
  gp rush rcv pr kr yds ypg
Total 12 816 - - - 816 68.0
Conference 8 474 - - - 474 59.3
Exhibition - - - - - 0 -
-
Home 6 546 - - - 546 91.0
Away 5 229 - - - 229 45.8
Neutral 1 41 - - - 41 41.0
-
Wins 8 663 - - - 663 82.9
Losses 4 153 - - - 153 38.3
-
September 4 342 - - - 342 85.5
October 4 227 - - - 227 56.8
November 4 247 - - - 247 61.8
  pts pts/g rush rec kr pr int fum xpm fgm 2pt misc
Total 78 6.5 13 - - - - - 0 - 0 0
Conference 66 8.3 11 - - - - - 0 - 0 0
Exhibition 0 - - - - - - - - - - 0
-
Home 54 9.0 9 - - - - - - - - 0
Away 24 4.8 4 - - - - - 0 - 0 0
Neutral 0 0.0 0 - - - - - - - - 0
-
Wins 72 9.0 12 - - - - - 0 - 0 0
Losses 6 1.5 1 - - - - - - - - 0
-
September 12 3.0 2 - - - - - - - - 0
October 24 6.0 4 - - - - - 0 - 0 0
November 42 10.5 7 - - - - - - - - 0
  gp tkl ast tot tkl/g sck yds tfl yds ff fr yds int yds brup blk
Total 12 - - 0.0 .0 - - 0 - - 1 0 - - - -
Conference 8 - - 0.0 .0 - - 0 - - 1 0 - - - -
Exhibition - - - 0.0 - - - 0 - - - - - - - -
-
Home 6 - - 0.0 .0 - - 0 - - 1 0 - - - -
Away 5 - - 0.0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
Neutral 1 - - 0.0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
-
Wins 8 - - 0.0 .0 - - 0 - - 1 0 - - - -
Losses 4 - - 0.0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
-
September 4 - - 0.0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
October 4 - - 0.0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
November 4 - - 0.0 .0 - - 0 - - 1 0 - - - -