34 - Bryan Hilliard|
|Previous School:||Laguna Creek HS|
Enters the 2011 season ranked third in school history with 2,791 career rushing yards…trails only Charles Roberts (6,553) and John Farley (3,862) in the Hornet record book…his 31 career rushing touchdowns place him second at Sacramento State behind Roberts’ 56.
2010 Season: Earned honorable mention all-Big Sky honors despite playing in just nine games during the season…averaged 98.1 rushing yards per game and 4.5 yards per attempt during the season…rushed for 883 yards and 12 touchdowns during the season…the 12 TDs tied his own mark from 2008 as the sixth highest in program history…rushed for at least 100 yards in six consecutive games…best outing came against Montana State where he amassed 194 yards, including a career-long 70-yard touchdown…had multiple touchdowns in five game…also caught three passes for 17 yards to finish the year with 900 all-purpose yards.
2009 Season: Sat out the season as a redshirt after having offseason surgery on both shoulders…returned to light practice action in the final month of the season.
2008 Season: Earned second team all-Big Sky accolades…became the first Hornet to rush for over 1,000 yards since Charles Roberts in 2000…despite playing in just 10 games, he tallied 1,082 yards…averaged 4.6 yards per attempt…had four 100-yards games, including the final two of the season…rushed for a career high 271 yards and four touchdowns at Idaho State in the season finale…his yardage total in that game ranks third in school history while his four scores are tied for second…also rushed for 171 yards against Northern Colorado…finished the year with 12 rushing touchdowns which ranks seventh all-time at Sacramento State…had four games with at least two touchdowns…longest rush was 46 yards against Humboldt State…also caught five passes for 14 yards.
2007 Season: Named honorable mention all-Big Sky as a true freshman…began the year slowly, carrying the ball just one time for three yards during the first three games…from that point, had 153 carries for 823 yards in the final eight games…if you exclude the game at Montana State (2 carries, 2 yards), he averaged 117.7 yards per game during that span…had four games with at least 100 yards, including the final three of the season…biggest performance came in the season finale where he had 243 yards and three touchdowns against Idaho State…his yardage total ranks ninth in school single game history and made him just the seventh Hornet to record a 200-yard game…scored six of his seven touchdowns in the final three games…also crossed the century mark against Northern Colorado (168), UC Davis (105) and Northern Arizona (100)…team was 3-1 in games in which he rushed for at least 100 yards…ranked second on the team, and was the highest scoring non-kicker, with 42 points.
High School: A 2007 graduate of Laguna Creek HS in Elk Grove, Calif…named honorable mention all-metro by The Sacramento Bee and first team all-Delta Valley League following his senior season...rushed for 1,304 yards and 15 touchdowns during the 2006 season...averaged 5.72 yards per carry on 228 attempts...averaged 144.9 yards per game...also had 11 receptions for 117 yards...best rushing performance came against Florin HS where he had 332 yards, three touchdowns and a pair of two-point conversions...rushed for over 100 yards in seven of his eight games...had only seven carries in his one sub-100-yard game...was second in the Delta River League in rushing...also played baseball and basketball for the Cardinals...was named first team all-league and honorable mention all-city in baseball as a junior.
Personal: Born 3-24-89…majoring in communication studies…parents are Bryan and Lennifer Hilliard.