Chandler Whitmer
    10 Chandler Whitmer
    RS Senior

    Newnan, Ga.

    High School:
    Downers Grove South

    Last College:
    Butler CC

    Height / Weight:
    6-0 / 192




    Change Is Here

    There were lots of exciting things at Rentschler on Friday -- both on and off the field.


    Cochran Named Starting Quarterback With Whitmer At No. 2

    Coaching staff will look to protect Boyle for the year if possible.


    Bob Diaco On The American Post-Spring Teleconference

    UConn coach talked about quarterbacks, unionization


    Blue-White Spring Game Scoring

    UConn White 46, UConn Blue 37.


    White Defense Tops Blue Offense In Spring Game

    UConn finished spring practice with three QBs splitting the starting roles.


    UCONN vs. BYU

    UCONN took on BYU to open the 2014 football season.


    USATSI Gallery: UConn vs. Buffalo - 09/28/13

    USATSI Gallery: UConn vs. Buffalo - 09/28/13


    UConn vs Michigan

    UConn vs Michigan Football


    UConn vs. Michigan (USATSI Gallery)

    UConn vs. Michigan (USATSI Gallery)


    UConn vs Maryland

    UConn vs Maryland Football

    2013: Started the first four games of the season at quarterback...finished 71-of-129 for 896 yards and five touchdowns...tossed for 206 yards and two scores vs. Towson (Aug. 29)...was 29-of-45 for 349 yards and a touchdown vs. Maryland (Sept. 13)...went 16-for-32 for 159 yards and two touchdowns vs. No. 14 Michigan.

    2012: Started all 12 games for UConn at quarterback after spending the 2011 season at Butler Community College (Kansas) after transferring from Illinois in 2010...His 2,664 passing yards in 2012 were fifth in school single-season history while his 208 completions are seventh and his 361 attempts were sixth...Had a career-high 333 passing yards vs. Western Michigan (Sept. 22), which was the 18th best day in school history..Also had three passing TDs vs. the Broncos...His 76.0 completion percentage (19 of 25) in a win over Pittsburgh (Nov. 9) was the 11th-highest in school single-game history...threw for over 200 yards in nine games, including five of the final six...Had 296 passing yards at Syracuse (Oct. 19) and 293 passing yards vs. Temple (Oct. 13).

    2011: Spent the 2011 fall semester at Butler Community College in El Dorado, Kansas ... Was 180 for 316 in the air for 3,022 yards this past season with 25 TDs and 14 interceptions ... Was named All-Kansas Junior College Conference first team honors ... Named National Junior College Athletic Association All-American honorable mention ... Butler was the second-ranked junior college team nationally.

    2010: Originally enrolled at Illinois in the fall of 2010 and was a redshirt.

    High School: Named to The Champaign News-Gazette's All-State team following his senior year of high school at Downers Grove (Ill.) South ... earned all state and all-area honors

    Personal: Chandler William Whitmer ... Born Aug. 16, 1991 ... A sociology major.


    Most Passing Yards, Game: 349, vs. Maryland, 9/14/13

    Most Passing Attempts, Game: 45, vs. Maryland, 9/14/13

    Most Completions, Game: 29, vs. Maryland, 9/14/13

    Longest Pass: 75, vs. Maryland, 9/14/13

    Most Passing TDs, Game: 3, at Western Michigan, 9/22/12

    Most Rushing Yards, Game: 17, at Maryland, 9/15/12

    Longest Run: 23, at Maryland, 9/15/12