34 - Zach Bauman
Zach Bauman
Height: 5-10
Weight: 200
Year: Jr.-2L
Hometown: Chandler, Ariz.
High School: Hamilton
Position: RB
gp 11
yds 1182
yds/g 107.5
td 8

Career Notes: Ranks fifth in school history with 2,494 career rushing yards in 22 games, trailing Allan Clark by 229 yards for fourth all-time entering the season…Ranks 10th among active players in the FCS in career rushing yards and third among juniors…Joined Archie Amerson (1995, 1996), Marcus King (2000, 2001) and Alex Henderson (2006, 2009) to rush for 1,000 yards two times in his career and only Amerson and King have done it in back-to-back seasons…First back in school history to rush for 1,000 yards in each of his first two seasons after setting the freshman rushing mark in 2010…Has 13 career 100-yard games in career and two games of 200 or more yards, including 246 at Sacramento State and 219 against Idaho State in 2011…Ranks fourth in career carries with 523…2011: Started all 11 games…Beyond Sports College Network All-America Second Team choice…All-Big Sky first-team selection…Rushed for 1,435 yards on the season, the third-best total in school history, with 15 touchdowns, the second-best single-season total in school history…Ranked fourth in Football Championship Subdivision in rushing at 130.5 per game and eighth in all-purpose yards per game at 162.5…Posted seven 100-yard rushing games on the season, including five consecutive to end the season and seven of the last eight…Improved career high twice in 2011 with 219 yards with a touchdown on 32 carries against Idaho State, followed by 246 yards against Sacramento State…Performances ranks 11th and 15th in school history…Was named the National Running Back of the Week by the College Football Performance Awards and the Beyond Sports College Network…Tallied 250 all-purpose yards against Northern Colorado...Rushed for 124 yards on 28 carries, scoring the first two touchdowns of the game…Added 126 yards receiving on five receptions including a 44-yard touchdown catch from receiver Khalil Paden…Named Big Sky Conference Offensive Player of the Week…Became the first Big Sky player since Weber State's Trevyn Smith to record 100 yard rushing and receiving in the same game…Believed to be the second player in NAU history to accomplish the feat, joining David Lang in 1989, who rushed for 189 and had five catches for 112 yards against Nevada on Nov. 18, 1989…2010: Named offensive most valuable player and newcomer of the year at team banquet…All-Big Sky second team selection…Rushed for 1,059 yards on the season, setting the school freshman rushing mark and recording the 14th 1,000-yard season in school history (11th-best single-season total)…Scored 16 touchdowns on the season to lead the Big Sky….Fourteen rushing touchdowns are the second-best single season total in school history…Among the top freshmen in the country in rushing yards per game, listing third among five freshmen in Division I to average more than 90 yards per game…Overall, he ranked 25th overall in the Football Championship Subdivision in rushing per game, second among FCS freshman and fifth in the Big Sky Conference in rushing yards per game (96.3 per game)…Had six games with 100 or more yards rushing…Had 167 yards and four touchdowns in his collegiate debut against Western New Mexico. It was the most yards by a freshman under Jerome Souers in a debut and most by a freshman at NAU since Deonte Williams rushed for 194 yards against Idaho State in 2008…Earned a pair of national awards for his performance in the season opener against Western New Mexico, garnering The Sports Network/Fathead.com FCS National Freshman of the Week and Division I FCS Performer of the Week by the College Football Performance Awards…Recorded a 152 yards with two touchdowns in season finale against Portland State…Season-best 82-yard rush from scrimmage for a touchdown against the Vikings was the fourth-best in school history…High School: A 2010 graduate of Hamilton High School…Played for Coach Steve Belles…Two-time all-region selection and second team all-state…Two-year letter winner and starter…Helped team to back-to-back state championships…Set school single season record for touchdowns and scoring…Also lettered in basketball and track…Personal: Zachary Jordan Bauman on July 24, 1992 in Chandler, Ariz…Son of Ricardo and Lisa Bauman…Has one sister, Alexis…Cousin, Rashad Bauman, played at Oregon and for the Washington Redskins (2002-03) and Cincinnati Bengals (2004-05)…Also was an assistant coach at Oregon…Cousin Greg Pruitt played in the NFL from 1973-84, playing in four Pro Bowls…He was a member of the Redskins Super Bowl XVIII winning team and was elected to the College Football Hall of Fame in 1999.

Bauman's 100-Yard Games (13)

246 at Sacramento State, 2011

219 vs. Idaho State, 2011

167 vs. Western New Mexico, 2010

157 vs. Southern Utah, 2011

152 vs. Portland State, 2010

148 vs. Montana, 2011

127 at Montana, 2010

126 at Weber State, 2011

124 vs. Northern Colorado, 2011

112 at Idaho State, 2010

109 at Southern Utah, 2010

109 Eastern Washington, 2011

105 at Northern Colorado, 2010

Recent Games
Oct 13 at North Dakota W, 45-38
Oct 20 UC Davis W, 21-7
Oct 27 at Northern Colorado W, 12-10
Nov 3 at Idaho State W, 50-10
Nov 10 Southern Utah L, 35-29
Nov 17 Cal Poly L, 42-34
Statistics category Overall Conf
Rushes 225 192
Yards 1182 936
Yards per game 107.5 117.0
Yards per rush 5.3 4.9
Touchdowns 8 5
Fumbles 4 4
Fumbles lost 1 1
Date Opponent Score comp att pct yds y/a td int sac yds
Aug 30 at Arizona State L, 63-6 - - - - - - - - -
Sep 8 at UNLV W, 17-14 - - - - - - - - -
Sep 15 Fort Lewis W, 69-0 - - - - - - - - -
Sep 22 at Montana W, 41-31 - - - - - - - - -
Sep 29 Portland State W, 24-10 - - - - - - - - -
Oct 13 at North Dakota W, 45-38 - - - - - - - - -
Oct 20 UC Davis W, 21-7 - - - - - - - - -
Oct 27 at Northern Colorado W, 12-10 - - - - - - - - -
Nov 3 at Idaho State W, 50-10 - - - - - - - - -
Nov 10 Southern Utah L, 35-29 - - - - - - - - -
Nov 17 Cal Poly L, 42-34 - - - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score rush yds y/a lng td fum lost
Aug 30 at Arizona State L, 63-6 8 7 0.9 11 0 - -
Sep 8 at UNLV W, 17-14 20 103 5.2 25 1 - -
Sep 15 Fort Lewis W, 69-0 5 136 27.2 75 2 - -
Sep 22 at Montana W, 41-31 29 253 8.7 75 3 - -
Sep 29 Portland State W, 24-10 28 92 3.3 22 1 - -
Oct 13 at North Dakota W, 45-38 28 176 6.3 30 1 - -
Oct 20 UC Davis W, 21-7 23 117 5.1 34 0 1 0
Oct 27 at Northern Colorado W, 12-10 26 92 3.5 17 0 1 1
Nov 3 at Idaho State W, 50-10 17 79 4.6 19 0 1 0
Nov 10 Southern Utah L, 35-29 27 83 3.1 13 0 - -
Nov 17 Cal Poly L, 42-34 14 44 3.1 21 0 1 0
Date Opponent Score rec yds y/r lng td fum lost
Aug 30 at Arizona State L, 63-6 2 5 2.5 5 0 - -
Sep 8 at UNLV W, 17-14 2 3 1.5 2 0 - -
Sep 15 Fort Lewis W, 69-0 - - - - - - -
Sep 22 at Montana W, 41-31 3 21 7.0 21 0 - -
Sep 29 Portland State W, 24-10 4 40 10.0 17 0 - -
Oct 13 at North Dakota W, 45-38 2 9 4.5 12 0 - -
Oct 20 UC Davis W, 21-7 5 51 10.2 25 1 1 0
Oct 27 at Northern Colorado W, 12-10 3 10 3.3 12 0 1 1
Nov 3 at Idaho State W, 50-10 3 21 7.0 13 0 1 0
Nov 10 Southern Utah L, 35-29 6 44 7.3 15 0 - -
Nov 17 Cal Poly L, 42-34 4 12 3.0 7 0 1 0
Date Opponent Score fgm fga lng xpm xpa pts
Aug 30 at Arizona State L, 63-6 - - - - - 0
Sep 8 at UNLV W, 17-14 - - - - - 0
Sep 15 Fort Lewis W, 69-0 - - - - - 0
Sep 22 at Montana W, 41-31 - - - - - 0
Sep 29 Portland State W, 24-10 - - - - - 0
Oct 13 at North Dakota W, 45-38 - - - - - 0
Oct 20 UC Davis W, 21-7 - - - - - 0
Oct 27 at Northern Colorado W, 12-10 - - - - - 0
Nov 3 at Idaho State W, 50-10 - - - - - 0
Nov 10 Southern Utah L, 35-29 - - - - - 0
Nov 17 Cal Poly L, 42-34 - - - - - 0
Date Opponent Score punt yds avg long in20 fc tb blk
Aug 30 at Arizona State L, 63-6 - - - - - - - -
Sep 8 at UNLV W, 17-14 - - - - - - - -
Sep 15 Fort Lewis W, 69-0 - - - - - - - -
Sep 22 at Montana W, 41-31 - - - - - - - -
Sep 29 Portland State W, 24-10 - - - - - - - -
Oct 13 at North Dakota W, 45-38 - - - - - - - -
Oct 20 UC Davis W, 21-7 - - - - - - - -
Oct 27 at Northern Colorado W, 12-10 - - - - - - - -
Nov 3 at Idaho State W, 50-10 - - - - - - - -
Nov 10 Southern Utah L, 35-29 - - - - - - - -
Nov 17 Cal Poly L, 42-34 - - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score kr yds avg lng td pr yds avg lng td
Aug 30 at Arizona State L, 63-6 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 8 at UNLV W, 17-14 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 15 Fort Lewis W, 69-0 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 22 at Montana W, 41-31 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 29 Portland State W, 24-10 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 13 at North Dakota W, 45-38 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 20 UC Davis W, 21-7 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 27 at Northern Colorado W, 12-10 - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 3 at Idaho State W, 50-10 - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 10 Southern Utah L, 35-29 - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 17 Cal Poly L, 42-34 - - - - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score tack ast tot sack lost tfl yds ff fr td int yds td brup blk saf
Aug 30 at Arizona State L, 63-6 - - 0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 8 at UNLV W, 17-14 - - 0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 15 Fort Lewis W, 69-0 - - 0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 22 at Montana W, 41-31 - - 0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 29 Portland State W, 24-10 - - 0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 13 at North Dakota W, 45-38 - - 0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 20 UC Davis W, 21-7 0 1 1 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 27 at Northern Colorado W, 12-10 - - 0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 3 at Idaho State W, 50-10 - - 0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 10 Southern Utah L, 35-29 1 0 1 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 17 Cal Poly L, 42-34 - - 0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
  gp comp att pct yds y/g y/a td int lg
Total 11 - - - - - - - - -
Conference 8 - - - - - - - - -
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - -

Home 5 - - - - - - - - -
Away 6 - - - - - - - - -
Neutral - - - - - - - - - -

Wins 8 - - - - - - - - -
Losses 3 - - - - - - - - -

August 1 - - - - - - - - -
September 4 - - - - - - - - -
October 3 - - - - - - - - -
November 3 - - - - - - - - -
December - - - - - - - - - -
  gp rush yds y/g avg td lg fum lost
Total 11 225 1182 107.5 5.3 8 75 4 1
Conference 8 192 936 117.0 4.9 5 75 4 1
Exhibition - - - - - - - - -

Home 5 97 472 94.4 4.9 3 75 2 0
Away 6 128 710 118.3 5.5 5 75 2 1
Neutral - - - - - - - - -

Wins 8 176 1048 131.0 6.0 8 75 3 1
Losses 3 49 134 44.7 2.7 0 21 1 0

August 1 8 7 7.0 0.9 0 11 - -
September 4 82 584 146.0 7.1 7 75 - -
October 3 77 385 128.3 5.0 1 34 2 1
November 3 58 206 68.7 3.6 0 21 2 0
December - - - - - - - - -
  gp rec rec/g yds y/g avg td lg
Total 11 34 3.1 216 19.6 6.4 1 25
Conference 8 30 3.8 208 26.0 6.9 1 25
Exhibition - - - - - - - -

Home 5 19 3.8 147 29.4 7.7 1 25
Away 6 15 2.5 69 11.5 4.6 0 21
Neutral - - - - - - - -

Wins 8 22 2.8 155 19.4 7.0 1 25
Losses 3 12 4.0 61 20.3 5.1 0 15

August 1 2 2.0 5 5.0 2.5 0 5
September 4 9 2.2 64 16.0 7.1 0 21
October 3 10 3.3 70 23.3 7.0 1 25
November 3 13 4.3 77 25.7 5.9 0 15
December - - - - - - - -
  gp fgm fga pct lg xpm xpa pct pts
Total 11 - - - - - - - 0
Conference 8 - - - - - - - 0
Exhibition - - - - - - - - 0

Home 5 - - - - - - - 0
Away 6 - - - - - - - 0
Neutral - - - - - - - - 0

Wins 8 - - - - - - - 0
Losses 3 - - - - - - - 0

August 1 - - - - - - - 0
September 4 - - - - - - - 0
October 3 - - - - - - - 0
November 3 - - - - - - - 0
December - - - - - - - - 0
  gp punt yds avg lg in20 fc tb blk
Total 11 - - - - - - - -
Conference 8 - - - - - - - -
Exhibition - - - - - - - - -

Home 5 - - - - - - - -
Away 6 - - - - - - - -
Neutral - - - - - - - - -

Wins 8 - - - - - - - -
Losses 3 - - - - - - - -

August 1 - - - - - - - -
September 4 - - - - - - - -
October 3 - - - - - - - -
November 3 - - - - - - - -
December - - - - - - - - -
  kr yds avg td lg pr yds avg td lg
Total - - - - - - - - - -
Conference - - - - - - - - - -
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - -

Home - - - - - - - - - -
Away - - - - - - - - - -
Neutral - - - - - - - - - -

Wins - - - - - - - - - -
Losses - - - - - - - - - -

August - - - - - - - - - -
September - - - - - - - - - -
October - - - - - - - - - -
November - - - - - - - - - -
December - - - - - - - - - -
  gp tkl ast tot tkl/g sck yds tfl yds ff fr yds int yds brup blk
Total 11 1 1 2 .2 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
Conference 8 1 1 2 .2 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
Exhibition - - - 0 - - - 0 - - - - - - - -

Home 5 1 1 2 .4 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
Away 6 - - 0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
Neutral - - - 0 - - - 0 - - - - - - - -

Wins 8 0 1 1 .1 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
Losses 3 1 0 1 .3 - - 0 - - - - - - - -

August 1 - - 0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
September 4 - - 0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
October 3 0 1 1 .3 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
November 3 1 0 1 .3 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
December - - - 0 - - - 0 - - - - - - - -