Fourth straight season at least 20 Hoosiers recognized
Standout performances from the Michigan State game.
Post-Practice: WR Nick Stoner (Aug. 13, 2014)
2013 (Junior): Played in all 12 games ... made 12 receptions for 226 yards (18.8 average) with one touchdown ... also tallied four tackles on special teams ... pulled in first career TD from 44 yards in win over Indiana State ... recorded three grabs for a career-high 58 yards against Missouri ... netted 47 yards and two receptions at Michigan and 40 yards and a pair of catches in victory over Bowling Green ... IU special teams player of the week (Penn State) ... Academic All-Big Ten selection.
2012 (Sophomore): Appeared in all 12 games and started twice ... caught 13 passes for 118 yards and returned 13 punts for 75 yards ... also made two tackles on special teams, both at Northwestern, and recovered an onside kick against No. 8 Ohio State ... made a career-high four receptions for 26 yards against Ball State ... returned a pair of punts for 31 yards, including a career-long 27-yarder, in win at Massachusetts ... IU special teams player of the week (Ohio State) ... Academic All-Big Ten selection ... member of IU's 2012 indoor (Big Ten champions) and outdoor track and field teams ... earned All-America honors on the indoor 4x400m relay, taking eighth at the NCAA Championships ... collected All-Big Ten honors during the outdoor season, finishing second in the 4x100m relay and third in the 4x400m relay at the Big Ten Championships.
2011 (Freshman): Started the season at cornerback before moving to wide receiver in week 11 ... played in all 12 games and made six tackles ... returned six kicks for 120 yards and one punt for 10 yards ... rushed twice for 10 yards ... totaled 77 yards on four kick returns at No. 12 Michigan State ... three-time IU special teams player of the week (Iowa, Northwestern and Ohio State).
Prep/Personal: Defensive back and wide receiver for head coach Eric Moore at Center Grove High School ... Indiana Associated Press Class 5A All-State, Indiana Football Coaches Association Top 50, first team Indianapolis Star Super Team and Indiana Mr. Football at defensive back as a senior ... named All-Johnson County and All-Metro South for second straight year ... team most valuable player posted 33 tackles, nine pass breakups, three interceptions, three fumble recoveries and one forced fumble en route to all-conference accolades ... returned one of the fumbles 26 yards for a score ... made 13 receptions for 171 yards and one touchdown and returned nine kicks for 331 yards (36.8 average), including a 96-yard TD return ... finished career with eight INTs, 17 PBUs, four fumble recoveries and four forced fumbles ... rated the No. 13 prospect in Indiana by Rivals.com ... team won the 2008 state championship and reached semistate in 2009 ... three-year football and four-year track letterwinner ... won the 100- (10.66) and 200-meter (21.57) dashes and the 4x4 relay as Center Grove won the 2011 IHSAA Boys Track and Field State Championship ... appeared in Sports Illustrated Faces in the Crowd (Oct. 18, 2010) ... parents are Kyle and Fawn Stoner ... born on July 27, 1992, Nicholas Christian Stoner is a mathematics major.
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