Get to Know QB Cameron Coffman
Feb. 10, 2012
BLOOMINGTON, Ind. - Cameron Coffman threw for 2,244 yards with 21 touchdowns and six interceptions and completed 61.4 percent of his passes at Arizona Western Community College in 2011.
The 6-2, 191-pound gunslinger is one of six junior college transfers currently enrolled in spring semester classes and will participate in spring practice, which begins on March 3.
Coffman led Arizona Western to the National Junior College Athletic Association national championship game, where he passed for 291 yards with four touchdowns. The team won 11 games for first time in school history.
A native of Peculiar, Mo., Coffman was a three-time all-state selection at Raymore-Peculiar Senior High School. He compiled 3,300 yards passing, 25 touchdowns and 14 interceptions as a senior and also rushed for 680 yards and eight scores.
Coffman's parents are Paul and Amy Coffman. Paul was a standout tight end at Kansas State University as well as the Green Bay Packers (1978-85) and the Kansas City Chiefs (1986-87). He was a teammate of IU safety Mark Murphy's father, Mark, with the Packers.
Coffman's brother, Chase, played tight end at the University of Missouri (2005-08) and the Cincinnati Bengals (2009-10). His brother, Carson, played quarterback at Kansas State University (2007-10).
Born on July 1, 1992, Cameron Robert Coffman is an exploratory student.
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