Chris Dieker
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    Chris Dieker

    Class:
    Senior

    Hometown:
    Topeka, Kan.

    High School:
    Hayden

    Height / Weight:
    6-5 / 230

    Position:
    QB

    Birthdate:
    07/22/1987

    Experience:
    5th Season


    Last updated July 26, 2011

    Career: Had a 20-9 record in his three years as a starter...Ranks in the top five of 13 different offensive categories in the school record books...One of just three quarterbacks at SIU to throw for over 5,000 yards in a career...Finished career ranked third in career passing yards (5,237), career completions (446), career attempts (757), career completion percentage (.589), touchdown passes in a career (41) and total offense in a career (5,735).

    2010 (Senior): Threw for 1,816 yards and 15 touchdowns against 11 interceptions...Ran for 272 yards and six TDs...Named the MVFC Offensive Player of the Week after accounting for six touchdowns in the final game of the season vs. Indiana State...Set new career-highs with four touchdown passes and 279 yards passing against the Sycamores in the final game of his career...Garnered National Offensive Player of the Week accolades from the College Football Performance Awards for his career-day against Indiana State...Started 10 of 11 games...Had a 3-1 record against ranked teams...Rushed for a career-high 91 yards on 10 carries in a win at No. 19 Illinois State, when he recorded a career-long run of 33 yards...His longest pass on the year was a 60-yard touchdown pass at Missouri State.

    2009 (Junior): Led SIU to a 6-1 record before breaking his collarbone against Youngstown State, which caused him to miss five games...Named honorable mention All-MVFC...Received the team's Most Improved Player Award...Threw for 1,326 yards, 10 TDs and five interceptions...His 77-yard touchdown pass against Southwest Baptist is the 12th-longest in school history and his 82.4 completion percentage in that game is the fifth-best at SIU with a minimum of 10 attempts...Completed 58.4 percent of his passes on the year...Ran for 77 yards and three TDs.


    2008 (Sophomore): Led the Salukis to a 9-3 record, conference championship and FCS Playoff berth in his first year as starter...Named honorable mention All-MVFC...Passed for 2,083 yards, 16 TDs and 10 INTs...Completed 57.1 percent of his passes.

    2007 (Redshirt Freshman): Saw action in two games...All of his rushing yards and his only completion came at Indiana State.

    2006 (Freshman): Redshirted.

    High School: Passed for 1,204 yards and 15 TDs, and rushed for 589 yards and 11 TDs as a senior...Earned first-team all-state honors by the Kansas Football Coaches Association...Two-year starter, who passed for 11 TDs and rushed for 14 TDs as a junior, earning honorable mention all-state accolades...Led his team to the 4A state championship in 2004 and was 25-1 overall in his career as a starter...Holder on PATs and field goals...Also lettered in basketball and track.

    Personal: Born July 22, 1987 in Topeka, Kan....Son of Charles and Susan Dieker...Father is self-employed and mother is a cosmetologist...Majoring in marketing.

    Dieker Stats

    RUSHING G Att Yds TD Lg Avg/C Avg/G 2007 2 4 30 0 22 7.5 15.0 2008 12 74 119 3 18 1.6 9.9 2009 8 38 77 3 19 2.0 9.6 2010 11 96 272 6 33 2.8 24.7 TOTAL 33 212 498 12 33 2.3 15.1

    PASSING G Att Cmp Int Yds TD Lg Pct Avg/P Avg/G Effic 2007 2 2 1 0 12 0 12 50.0 6.0 6.0 100.4 2008 12 326 186 10 2083 16 60 57.1 6.4 173.6 120.8 2009 8 173 101 5 1326 10 77 58.4 7.7 165.8 136.1 2010 11 256 158 11 1816 15 60 61.7 7.1 165.1 132.0 TOTAL 33 757 446 26 5237 41 77 58.9 6.9 158.7 128.0

    TOTAL OFFENSE G Rush Pass Total Avg/G 2007 2 30 12 42 21.0 2008 12 119 2083 2202 183.5 2009 8 77 1326 1403 175.4 2010 11 272 1816 2088 189.8 TOTAL 33 498 5237 5735 173.8

    RECEIVING G Rec Yds TD Lg Rec/G Avg/C Avg/G 2007 2 0 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 0.0 2008 12 1 36 1 36 0.1 36.0 3.0 2009 8 0 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 0.0 2010 11 0 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 0.0 TOTAL 33 1 36 1 36 0.0 36.0 1.1

    SCORING G TD Rush Pass Retn PAT 2PAT FG Total Avg/G 2007 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 2008 12 4 3 1 0 0 0 0 24 2.0 2009 8 3 3 0 0 0 0 0 18 2.2 2010 11 6 6 0 0 0 0 0 36 3.3 TOTAL 33 13 12 1 0 0 0 0 78 2.4

    ALL PURPOSE G Rush Rec PR KR IR Total Avg/G 2007 2 30 0 0 0 0 30 15.0 2008 12 119 36 0 0 0 155 12.9 2009 8 77 0 0 0 0 77 9.6 2010 11 272 0 0 0 0 272 24.7 TOTAL 33 498 36 0 0 0 534 16.2

    PUNTING G No. Yards Lg Avg 2007 2 0 0 0 0.0 2008 12 2 61 35 30.5 2009 8 0 0 0 0.0 2010 11 0 0 0 0.0 TOTAL 33 2 61 35 30.5


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