- Joe Bento
Joe Bento


The Woodlands, Texas

High School:
The Woodlands Christian Academy

Height / Weight:
6-2 / 210





Green Downs White In UAB Football Spring Game

Perry tosses three touchdowns, Nelson grabs two for Green team

Provides depth at quarterback position for the Blazers ... missed part of 2010 spring drills with injury ... expected to serve as holder on placekicks this season.

2011: Saw action in four games during the season in reserve quarterback role ... completed five passes in 13 attempts ... passed for 30 yards with season-long 18-yarder against Marshall ... passed for 25 yards coming off the bench in contest at Marshall.

2010: Served as No. 3 quarterback on depth chart ... saw first career action with two pass attempts in Marshall game.

2009: Did not see any action.

2008: Redshirted and did not play.

High School: Attended The Woodlands Christian Academy ... played two years of football at school ... earned first-team all-state and all-district honors as a senior quarterback ... was tabbed district MVP ... first-team all-district as a junior ... coached by Jerry Bradshaw ... was a member of school's 2006 baseball state championship and 2008 basketball state title ... was a first-team all-state shortstop in baseball (2006, 2007 and 2008).

Personal: Born Jan. 8, 1990 at Laguna Hills, Calif. ... son of Teri and Joe Bento ... major is marketing.