Made his first collegiate start last year as a redshirt freshman...Will be among those battling for the starting quarterback job in the fall.
2010: Quarterback who made his first career start vs. Louisville (Oct. 23) ... Was four of 12 in the air for 35 yards before leaving the game with a head injury ... Saw reserve action against Pittsburgh (Nov. 11) ... Also played in the Texas Southern (Sept. 11), Buffalo (Sept. 25) and Oklahoma (Jan. 1) games.
2009: Redshirted ... Was named the Offensive Scout Team Player of the Week prior to the Cincinnati (Nov. 7) and USF (Dec. 5) games.
High School: Played his senior season at Collins Hill and led team to 8-3 record ... had school-record 1,561 yards of passing as a senior, including 286 yards in one game for a school record ... two-time Gwinnett County Player of the Month ... second team all-region ... threw for 1,005 and four touchdowns as a junior at Duluth (Ga.) High School and rushed for 540 yards and three TDs ... as a sophomore, had 781 passing yards ... played in the Gwinnett County All-Star Game
Personal:Michael Box... born November 19, 1990...an exploratory major.
MICHAEL BOX'S CAREER HIGHS
Most Comp., game: 4, at Louisville, 10/23/10
Most Yards, game: 35, at Louisville, 10/23/10
Longest Pass: 15, at Louisville, 10/23/10
Most Rush Yards, game: 22, at Louisville, 10/23/10
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