General: Has appeared in 17 career games, starting four during 2010 season … has thrown for 1,278 yards during career with seven touchdowns.
2012: Boucher appeared in five games during the 2012 season including OSU, Boise State, Cincinnati, BGSU and Kent State, all in relief of Zac Dysert … finished season 7-for-13 passing for 82 yards … best game was at Bowling Green where he completed 4-for-8 passes for 55 yards.
2011: Appeared in five games under center for Miami, all in relief of Dysert ... attempted 10 passes, totaling 76 yards and one touchdown ... best game was at Toledo where he completed 4-of-6 passes for 61 yards and one touchdown.
2010: Boucher stepped in as Miami's QB starter in game 11, leading the RedHawks to four consecutive victories at Akron, vs. Temple, vs. Northern Illinois (MAC Championship Game) and vs. Middle Tennessee State (GoDaddy.com Bowl) ... in those four victories, he completed 62.4 percent of his 141 passes for 990 yards and five touchdowns ... in the last two games against NIU and MTSU, Boucher averaged 311 yards passing ... his final two passes in the MAC title game vs. NIU saw him complete a 31-yard pass in a fourth-and-20 situation, then a 33-yard touchdown for the winning score ... he earned game MVP honors in the bowl contest at Mobile ... in seven games played in 2010, he completed 99-of-155 passes (.639) for 1,120 yards and six touchdowns.
HIGH SCHOOL: Ohio's 2008 Division IV Player of the Year and a first-team all-state selection ... the Alter High football team was a perfect 30-0 in regular-season play and was Ohio's 2008 state champion (15-0) ... as a senior, he passed for 1,900 yards and rushed for nearly 900 yards ... he threw 22 touchdown passes and had 15 rushing TDs ... also was a two-time captain for Alter's basketball team ... a four-year member of the Honor Roll ... prep football coach was Ed Domsitz.
PERSONAL: Born March 21, 1990 ... son of Richard and Lisa Boucher... Austin's twin brother, Collin, is a redshirt senior linebacker at Miami ... majoring in interdisciplinary business management.
Austin Boucher’s Career Passing Statistics
Year Comp-Att-Yds. Pct. TD/Int
2010 99-155-1120 .639 6/ 3
2011 6- 10- 76 .600 1/ 0
2012 7-13-82 .538 0/0
Totals 112-178-1278 .629 7/ 3
Austin Boucher’s Single-Game Highs
46 vs. Northern Illinois, 2010
29 vs. Northern Illinois, 2010
.667 at Akron (22-of-33), 2010
333 vs. Northern Illinois, 2010
2 vs. Temple, 2010; 2 vs. Middle Tenn. State, 2010
2 vs. Middle Tennessee State, 2010
70 vs. Middle Tennessee State, 2010
Boucher’s best single-game performances
333 yards vs. Northern Illinois, 2010
289 yards vs. Middle Tennessee State, 2010
213 yards at Akron, 2010