2010 (Freshman): Moved from safety to wide receiver during spring practice ... made collegiate debut in lone appearance against Towson ... named scout team player of the week following the Akron game.
2009: Redshirted the 2009 season ... named scout team player of the week following the Ohio State game.
Prep/Personal: Athlete for head coach Bud Wright at Sheridan High School ... played for USA Football's 2009 Junior National Team along with Hoosier offensive lineman Aaron Price ... four-year varsity starter played quarterback, safety, returned punts and kicks and served as the team's place-kicker and punter in his career ... 2008 Indiana Mr. Football runner-up and Mr. Football at defensive back ... led team to four straight state championship games, winning state titles from 2005-07 ... Sheridan went 56-4 in his four years, including a 44-game winning streak ... finished career second all-time in state history with 7,331 career rushing yards, 904 total points and 140 career touchdowns ... four-time all-state, all-conference and all-county ... the No. 61 athlete nationally and the No. 13 prospect in the state of Indiana by Rivals.com ... rushed 230 times for 1,972 yards and 31 touchdowns and threw for 395 yards and four scores as a senior ... scored touchdowns via interception (five), punt return (two), fumble return (one) and pass reception (two) to give him 41 overall on the year ... averaged 37.3 per punt, 34.7 per punt return and 27.6 per kick return ... added 126 tackles with nine interceptions, two fumble recoveries and eight tackles for loss ... named Indiana Football Coaches Association Top 50 All-State for the third straight year and Indiana AP Class A All-State for the fourth consecutive season ... named to the Indianapolis Star Super Team for the third year in a row, as well as the Gridiron Digest PrimeTime 25 and the Bloomington Herald-Times Top 33 ... as junior, responsible for 3,017 total yards with 47 touchdowns playing quarterback ... threw for 835 yards and five touchdowns and rushed for 2,182 yards and 42 scores ... had seven interceptions and 114 tackles at safety and also handled the team's punting (37.9 average) and kicking duties (two field goals) and returned kicks (48.7) and punts (16.0) ... four-year football and track letterwinner and three-year basketball letterwinner ... ran the 100-, 200- and 400-meter dashes and finished seventh in the 100-meter dash (10.84) at the 2008 state meet ... parents are Brian and Kim Zachery ... born on June 2, 1990, Nicholas G. Zachery is an elementary education major.