31 - Sam Auffant
Sam Auffant
Height: 6-1
Weight: 200
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Hampton, N.H.
High School: Winnacunnet
Position: RB

AS A JUNIOR IN 2011:
• Saw action in all 11 games with one start at tailback.
• Rushed 18 times for 72 yards and a touchdown on the season, while catching 13 passes for 153 yards.
• Made seven total tackles on special teams.
• Caught six passes for 94 yards and rushed once for five yards during the victory at Bucknell.
• Ran six times for 24 yards in the win over Colgate.
• Rushed the ball three times for 11 yards and a score during the victory over Dartmouth.
• Had two carries for 20 yards at New Hampshire.
• Made one reception for 20 yards in the win at Fordham.

AS A SOPHOMORE IN 2010:
• Played in all 11 games at tailback, starting nine times.
• Led the team in rushing with 451 yards and two touchdowns on 118 carries.
• Finished the season ranked eighth in the Patriot League in rushing yards.
• Also caught 20 passes for 117 yards.
• Set career highs at Dartmouth with 71 rushing yards on 22 carries and six receptions for 45 yards.
• Ran 11 times for 51 yards and a touchdown in the win over Fordham.
• Carried eight times for 31 yards and a score in the victory over Howard.
• Rushed 16 times for 69 yards and caught two passes for 27 yards during the win at Lafayette.
• Ran the ball 20 times for 66 yards in the victory at Colgate.

AS A FRESHMAN IN 2009:
• Did not see any varsity action.

HIGH SCHOOL:
• Spent one postgraduate year at Phillips Academy in Andover, Mass., playing for head coach Leon Modeste.
• During his one season at Phillips Academy, totaled 778 rushing yards, 314 receiving yards and nine touchdowns.
• Previously played at Winnacunnet High School.
• Earned first team All-State honors during his senior year, after being an honorable mention All-State selection as a junior.
• Selected to play in the Shrine Maple Sugar Bowl All-Star game.
• Rushed for 1,092 yards and 20 touchdowns during his senior season at Winnacunnet.
• Ran for 805 yards and 11 scores as a junior.

PERSONAL:
• Son of Gail and Ron Auffant.
• Majoring in Economics.


AUFFANT'S RUSHING STATISTICS
YEAR GP-GS ATT YARDS AVG TD LONG
2010 11-9 118 451 3.8 2 29
2011 11-1 18 72 4.0 1 13
TOTAL 22-10 136 523 3.8 3 29
             
AUFFANT'S RECEIVING STATISTICS
YEAR GP-GS REC YARDS AVG TD LONG
2010 11-9 20 117 5.8 0 20
2011 11-1 13 153 11.8 0 35
TOTAL 22-10 33 270 8.2 0 35