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    Josh Norris
    65 Josh Norris
    Class:
    Senior

    Hometown:
    Springfield, Ill.

    High School:
    Sacred Heart-Griffin

    Height / Weight:
    5-11 / 270

    Position:
    DL

    Birthdate:
    06/06/1984

    Experience:
    1-1

    updated 11/06


    2006: Recorded three tackles, including two solos, at Wisconsin ... Recorded three tackles- including a solo- a TFL and a PBU at Penn State ... Tied his career-high with tackles with 5, including a solo, against Ohio ... Also recorded a TFL and a QB hurry against the Bobcats ... Assisted on three tackles and recorded a half-TFL against Indiana ... Recorded his first career full QB sack for 10 yards to go with three tackles, including two solos, at Michigan State ... Recorded one solo tackle against Iowa ... Recorded a career-high five tackles, including one solo, against Syracuse ... Assisted on two tackles at Rutgers ... Recorded three tackles, including two solos, against Eastern Illinois.

    2005: Played in nine games, missing two after a motorcycle accident ... Recorded six tackles, two each in games against Wisconsin and Northwestern ... Also had a tackle for a loss of three yards against the Badgers ... Earned Academic All-Big Ten honors.

    2004: Earned a scholarship ... Played in all 11 games, recording 15 tackles ... Also had a tackle for loss at Wisconsin and against Iowa ... Earned Academic All-Big Ten honors.

    2003: Member of the UI squad.

    2002: Redshirted.

    High School: Two time all-state selection as a junior and senior ... Academic all-state selection as a senior ... Three time All-Central State Eight pick ... Won seven letters during his high school career ... Won three in football and track and one in wrestling ... Conference champion in the discus with a throw of 164'10.00" ... High school coach was Ken Leonard.

    Personal: Son of James and Jacqueline Norris ... Born June 6, 1984 ...Majoring in chemistry.

    Career Highs
    Tackles: 5, two times (last time vs. Ohio, 10/14/06)
    Solos: 2, four times (last time at Wisconsin, 10/28/06)
    TFL: 1, five times (last time vs. Ohio, 10/14/06)
    QB Sacks: 1 at Michigan State, 9/30/06
    PBU: 1 two times(last time at Penn State, 10/21/06)
    QBH: 1, two times (last time vs. Ohio, 10/14/06)

    Norris' Game-By-Game Defensive Statistics

    GAME/YEAR G ST AT TOT TFL-YDS QBS-YDS PBU FF-FR
    FLORIDA A&M 1230-00-00 0-0
    UCLA 0220-00-00 0-0
    WESTERN MICHIGAN 0110-00-01 0-0
    PURDUE 2130-00-00 0-0
    at Wisconsin 1011-20-00 0-0
    at Michigan State 1230-00-00 0-0
    MICHIGAN 0110-00-00 0-0
    at Minnesota 0000-00-00 0-0
    IOWA 0111-30.5-30 0-0
    INDIANA 0000-00-00 0-0
    at Northwestern 0000-00-00 0-0
    2004 Totals11510152-50.5-31 0-0
    RUTGERS 0000-00-00 0-0
    SAN JOSE STATE 1010-00-00 0-0
    at California 0000-00-00 0-0
    at Indiana 0000-00-00 0-0
    PENN STATE 0000-00-00 0-0
    WISCONSIN 1121-30-00 0-0
    at Ohio State 0110-00-00 0-0
    at Purdue 0000-00-00 0-0
    NORTHWESTERN 0220-00-00 0-0
    2005 Totals92461-30-00 0-0
    EASTERN ILLINOIS 2130-00-00 0-0
    at Rutgers 0220-00-00 0-0
    SYRACUSE 1450-00-00 0-0
    IOWA 1010-00-00 0-0
    at Michigan State 2131.0-101.0-100 0-0
    INDIANA 0330.5-10-00 0-0
    OHIO 1451-00-00 0-0
    at Penn State 1231-10-01 0-0
    at Wisconsin 2130-00-00 0-0
    OHIO STATE 1231-20-00 0-0
    PURDUE 3030-00-00 0-0
    at Northwestern 1340.5-40-00 0-0
    2006 Totals121523385-181-101 0-0
    CAREER TOTALS322237608-261.5-132 0-0

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