- Joe Bento
Joe Bento


The Woodlands, Texas

High School:
The Woodlands Christian Academy

Height / Weight:
6-2 / 210




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.