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#16 Jared Barnett
Position: Quarterback
Height: 6'0"
Weight: 200
Year: Redshirt Freshman
Hometown: Garland, Texas
High School: Garland
Experience: High School
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Jared Barnett
Release: 07/23/2010
Awards and Honors
2011 honorable mention Big 12 Offensive Freshman of the Year ... 2011 Ray Scott Award.

Saw action in seven games, making three starts ... finished season 52-for-108 for 624 yards ... had six touchdown passes and four interceptions ... also rushed for 130 yards and a touchdown on 30 attempts ... led Cyclones to road win at TCU, snapping the nation's longest winning streak (12 games) ... was 12-of-21 for 183 yards and three touchdowns against the Horned Frogs ... had a season-high 206 passing yards at Oklahoma State on 19-of-39 passing ... rushed for a season-high 49 yards against the Cowboys ... tossed two touchdowns and had 166 yards on 16-of-36 passing against Kansas State ... transferred to Illinois State following the season ... finished career having played in 16 games ... was 162-of-328 for 1,825 yards and 12 touchdowns and 10 interceptions in his career ... also had 567 yards rushing.


Started six games, leading Iowa State to victories over No. 19 Texas Tech, Kansas and No. 2 Oklahoma State … despite starting just six games, still earned honorable mention honors from the league’s coaches for Big 12 Offensive Freshman of the Year … earned Iowa State’s Ray Scott Award, given to the Cyclones’ outstanding offensive player … finished the season with 1,201 yards passing and six touchdowns … finished second on the Cyclones in rushing with 437 yards at 4.2 per carry and a touchdown … put together one of the greatest stat lines in Iowa State history against OSU, completing 31-of-58 passes for 376 yards and three touchdowns along with rushing for 84 yards … the 376 passing yards ranks as the fifth-most in a single game in school history, while his 460 yards of total offense ranks third … earned first career start at Texas Tech, throwing for 144 yards and a touchdown on 14-of-26 passing … also rushed for 92 yards and a touchdown to help take Iowa State to its first-ever win in Lubbock … threw for 175 yards and rushed for 125 in win over Kansas, becoming first ISU quarterback since Bret Meyer in 2004 to run and throw for at least 100 yards in a game … also started for Cyclones at Oklahoma, Kansas State and against Rutgers in New Era Pinstripe Bowl … saw action in relief of Steele Jantz against Connecticut, Missouri and Texas A&M … took the majority of snaps against the Aggies, throwing for 180 yards while rushing for an additional 66.

Redshirted initial collegiate season.

High School
Three-star recruit ... ranked 27th nationally among dual-threat quarterbacks according to ... 69th ranked player in SportsDay’s Area 100 by the Dallas Morning News ... chose Iowa State over Houston and Kansas State ... led the Garland Owls to a 9-1 record as a senior ... threw for 2,134 yards and 20 touchdowns in 2009 ... also ran for 373 yards and six touchdowns ... broke Garland High School record for most pass completions in a game with 24 against Abilene Cooper ... quarterbacked the Owls to an 11-2 record as a junior ... honorable mention All-District as a junior ... threw for 1,376 yards and 14 touchdowns and ran for 420 yards and three touchdowns as a junior ... broke school record for most passing yards in a game with 383 against Lake Highlands ... threw for 761 yards and seven touchdowns as a sophomore ... coached at Garland by Jeff Jordan ... also lettered in baseball, basketball and track.

Born March 29, 1992 ... son of Duke and Laura Barnett ... pre-business major.
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