- His father, Ken Sr., won 117 games in 14 seasons as a Major League Baseball pitcher.
2013 (FRESHMAN): Earned playing time in four contests at quarterback as a true freshman … saw action against Sam Houston State (Sept. 7), SMU (Sept. 21), Vanderbilt (Oct. 26) and UTEP (Nov. 2) … completed 16 passes in 22 attempts … added seven rushes for 37 yards on the year … amassed 183 yards passing, including a pair of 38-yard throws against SHSU and UTEP … threw a 14-yard touchdown pass, the first of his career, against the Bearkats.
HIGH SCHOOL: Coached by Hal Wasson at Carroll High School in Southlake, Texas ... Texas Gatorade Player of the Year and Class 5A Offensive Player of the Year after completing 139-of-209 passes for 2,291 yards and 20 TDs with 102 carries for 905 yards and 22 TDs in 2012 ... also earned 2012 Class 5A first-team All-State honors (AP), and was named first-team Super Team (Star-Telegram), All-Area first-team (Dallas Morning News), and District 4-5A MVP as a senior in 2012 ... in 2011, completed 243-of-286 passes for 3,014 yards and 25 TDs with 9 INTs; rushed for 280 carries, gaining 1,400 yards and 24 TDs, leading his team to the state championship title; Was named the District 7-5A Offensive MVP, DFW All-Area Offensive Player of the Year (Dallas Morning News) and 5A first-team All-State (TSWA) ... recorded 1,761 passing yards and 15 TDs with 435 yards rushing and 7 TDs as a sophomore in 2010, and was named District 7-5A Offensive Newcomer of the Year and DFW All-Area Team Newcomer of the Year (Dallas Morning News) ... member of the Dave Campbell’s Texas Football’s Super Team third team ... 3-star recruit by ESPN.com, 4-star recruit by Rivals.com and Scout.com ... rated No. 21 Dual-Threat QB by ESPN.com ... rated No. 137 overall and No. 4 QB by Rivals.com ... rated the No. 16 QB by Scout.com ... chose A&M over Kansas State, Baylor, Houston, Ole Miss, Missouri, North Carolina, Southern Miss, TCU, Texas Tech, and Utah.
PERSONAL: Kenneth Wade Hill Jr. is the son of Ken Sr. and Lorrie Hill ... born Dec. 20, 1994 in West Palm Beach, Fla. ... sport management major.