2004: Completed 37-of-63 passes for 292 yards and one touchdown ... Went 7-of-10 for 67 yards and one touchdown at Wisconsin ... Threw for a season-best 149 yards on 20-of-33 passes in his lone start of the season, vs. Northwestern.
2003: Was 49-of-82 for 511 yards and two touchdowns ... Threw his first career touchdown pass vs. Michigan State, while completing 7-of-11 passes for 67 yards ... Had a touchdown pass and a career-long pass of 47 yards against Iowa ... Threw for a career-high 188 yards on 18-of-28 vs. Northwestern ... Was a perfect 5-of-5 in his first collegiate action at Purdue ... Earned first career start at Michigan and also started vs. Minnesota ... Saw action in four other Big Ten games, at Purdue, vs. Michigan State, at Iowa and vs. Northwestern.
2002: Redshirted the 2002 season.
High School: Named to Lindy's Big Ten Freshman of Influence team ... Prep Star All-American ... SuperPrep All-Midwest team ... Student Sports All-American ... Named to the Chicago Tribune and Sun-Times All-State, All-Conference and All-Area teams ... Passed for 1,880 yards, completing over 50 percent of his passes and threw 21 touchdown strikes, with only one interception ... Set school records for yards in a game, season and career ... Passed for 4,600 career yards and threw 35 touchdown passes ... Earned Champaign News-Gazette all-state special mention ... Prep Football Report All-Midwest team ... Three-year letterwinner in both football and baseball at Brother Rice ... Bench presses 350 pounds ... Coach was Steve Nye.
Personal: Full given name is Christopher Alan Pazan ... Born Oct. 21, 1983 in Chicago, Ill. ... The son of Ken and Jean Pazan ... Majoring in kinesiology ... Stepmother, Barb, played volleyball at Pepperdine University ... Four-year honor roll student ... Hobbies include weightlifting, reading and watching movies.
Career Highs Completions: 20 at Northwestern, 11/20/04 Attempts: 33 at Northwestern, 11/20/04 Yards: 188 vs. Northwestern, 11/22/03 Long Pass: 47 at Iowa, 11/1/03 Touchdowns: 1, three times (last time at Wisconsin, 10/2/04)