TCU punter was a four-year starter
TCU 31, Louisiana Tech 24
TCU pair recognized for their efforts in the 36-35 win over Boise State
No. 24 TCU 36, No. 5 Boise State 35
TCU senior has just eight touchbacks over the last three seasons
2010: Placed 17 punts inside the opponent 20 with just four touchbacks on the season ... turned in a career-best 41.6 yards per punt average ... also boomed a career-high eight punts for more than 50 yards despite a career-low 42 attempts ... twice pinned No. 5 Wisconsin inside its own 11-yard line in the second half of the 2011 Rose Bowl ... instrumental in the Badgers having an average starting field position of their own 20 for the game ... ended the regular season with punts of 47, 52 and 53 yards at New Mexico ... his season-long punt of 58 yards came at home against BYU ... three of his four punts against Oregon State at Cowboys Stadium landed inside the 20 ... had a 56-yard effort versus the Beavers ... averaged 46.0 yards on three punts versus Baylor with two kicks going inside the 20 ... opponents returned only 17 of his 42 punts for 121 yards (7.1 avg).
2009: Placed 19 punts inside the opponent 20 with just one touchback on the season ... the only touchback barely crossed the goal line in the third quarter of the regular-season finale against New Mexico ... only 21 of his 59 punts were returned for a total of 126 yards (6.0 average) ... had an outstanding game in the Tostitos Fiesta Bowl ... averaged a season-best 48.4 yards on eight punts with three downed inside the 20 ... his 62- and 65-yard first-half punts against Boise State were the second- and third-longest of his career ... had a career-long 72-yard punt in single-digit wind chill at Air Force ... all four punts at San Diego State went inside the 20 ... three of six punts against Virginia were inside the 10 with consecutive kicks either fair caught or downed at the 3 ... recorded 52- and 50-yard punts against New Mexico and BYU, respectively ... averaged 40.8 yards per punt in the Air Force and BYU contests.
2008: Honorable-mention All-Mountain West Conference ... 30 of his 54 punts (55.6 percent) went inside the 20, including three of four in the 17-16 Poinsettia Bowl win over Boise State ... placed at least half his kicks inside the 20 in 11 of 13 games ... had just seven touchbacks on the year ... 62 percent of his season punts were pooch kicks with 81 percent of those kicks downed inside the 20 ... averaged over 40 yards per punt in 11 of 13 games ... one of the exceptions was one punt for 38 yards in a 67-7 win over Stephen F. Austin ... had six punts of 50 or more yards ... Mountain West Conference Special Teams Player of the Week after placing four of seven punts against Colorado State inside the Ram 13 with two of those kicks landing inside the 3 ... five of six punts at Oklahoma went inside the 20 ... had a 43.2 average in the OU game ... placed four of seven kicks versus Stanford inside the 20 ... had a career-long 58-yard punt in the rain and wind of the Stanford game ... posted a 44.0 mark on two attempts in the 32-7 win over BYU ... averaged a season-best 46.0 yards on two punts versus Air Force.
High School: All-state at punter his senior year in addition to being an all-district and all-region selection at defensive end and punter ... a member of the Dallas-Fort Worth Super Team at punter ... averaged 44 yards per attempt as a senior while totaling 45 tackles, including six sacks, and two fumble recoveries on defense ... added two pass receptions for 14 yards and a touchdown on offense ... was all-district, all-region and all-state at tight end his junior year ... also received district and regional honors at punter ... had 32 receptions for 440 yards and five touchdowns ... averaged 39 yards per punt ... all-district at tight end and punter as a sophomore ... three-year letterman.
Personal: Parents are Hugh and Roxy Bowling ... a business major.
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