Entering 2017 season
Nick Gerhard Career Stats
Athletic blocker who continues to get bigger in the weight room ... Is listed as the starting center heading into the fall season, replacing two-year starter Arthur Flores.
FRESHMAN SEASON (2016)
Played in five games last year, including outings at South Alabama, vs. San José State, at Utah State, vs. Hawai'i and at Nevada ... Logged 24 snaps, according to Pro Football Focus ... Was an emergency short snapper vs. South Alabama ... Had seven snaps each in consecutive games vs. San José State, at Utah State and vs. Hawai'i ... Final three snaps of the season came at Nevada.
REDSHIRT SEASON (2015)
Utilized his redshirt season.
Led Mansfield Timberview High School to a 18-6 record over his two years, including a 10-2 mark in 2014 ... A first-team all-District, all-State and DFW Super Team selection as a senior ... A two-star recruit by Rivals, Scout and 247sports ... Earned a grade of 74 by 247sports ...Also played baseball in high school (pitcher and first base).
Nicholas Wayne Gerhard was born May 26, 1996, in Fort Hood, Texas ... Son of James Gerhard and Jacquelynn Adams ... According to Rivals, also received recruiting interest from Kansas State, New Mexico, North Texas and UTEP ... Is majoring in history.