CHATTANOOGA: Started nine games at QB and one at receiver ... also the holder on special teams ... set or tied almost all of the freshmen offensive records at UTC ... four games with 100 passing and rushing ... 5-4 record as a starter at QB ... finalist for the Jerry Rice Award Watch List for National Freshman of the Year honors ... set a UTC record with four SoCon Freshman of the Week honors ... most in one season in the league since ASU's Armanti Edwards had five in 2006.
2012 • FRESHMAN SEASON: Averaged 155.6 passing yards and 237.8 yards of total offense per game ... led the team in rushing with 82.2 yds/game ... first time in school history a QB has led the team in rushing ... led all SoCon freshmen in rushing and total offense ... third overall in the SoCon in total offense ... 2,616 yards of total offense is a UTC freshmen record and No. 5 o the Mocs all-time list ... 13 passing TDs ties a UTC freshman record set by Kenyon Earl (1991) and was third in the SoCon ... completed 65% (167-256) of his passes ... set a UTC freshman record for completions (167), attempts (256) and yards (1,712) ... all but one of his five throws for 40+ yards went to fellow QB Terrell Robinson ... five INTs is the lowest among the top-5 QBs in the SoCon ... seven rushing TDs ties james Roberts UTC freshman record (1989) ... 904 rushing yards are the most by a Moc since former Philadelphia Eagle Eldra Buckley had 1,204 in 2006 ... SoCon Freshman of the Week and Offensive Player of the Week after a season-high 234 yards on 13-25 passing for two TDs against Elon ... ran 21 times for 109 yards and a score against the Phoenix ... SoCon Freshman of the Week after 229 yards passing on 22-31 attempts at No. 13 Wofford ... also added 68 rushing yards ... 130 yards rushing on 12 attempts at Western Carolina ... also threw for 107 yards on 14-21 passing ... threw for a TD and ran for another against the Catamounts ... had a 51-yard TD run in the game ... SoCon Freshman of the Week after running for 170 yards and two TDs on 26 carries against Georgia Southern ... most rushing yards by a Moc since Bryan Fitzgerald had 181 at Presbyterian on Sept. 19, 2009 ... 2nd most rushing yards by a QB in school history (197 - Richard Manning at Ole Miss on Nov. 9, 1968) ... 2nd most rushing yards by a freshman in school history (202 - James Roberts at ETSU - 10/14/89) ... 11-20 passing for 102 yards and a TD against the Eagles ... also had a 16-yard catch ... SoCon Freshman of the Week after going 18-23 for 171 yards and two TDs at Furman ... started at receiver and had three catches for 32 yards ... also ran 22 times for 59 yards ... 16-26 passing for 210 yards and 2 TDs against GSC ... most passing yards in a game by a UTC frosh since Stan Nix had 221 against Furman on Sept. 26, 1987 ... hit fellow QB Terrell Robinson on the second play from scrimmage for a 44-yard TD strike ... 21 carries for 166 yards rushing and one TD at Jax State ... 62-yard run on the first play from scrimmage is the longest rush by a Moc since Brian Sutherland's 62-yard run against Appalachian State on 9/4/10 ... 18-30 passing for 181 yards and two TDs ... 347 yards of total offense is the most by a Moc since B.J. Coleman had 428 (432 pass/-4 rush) at Furman on Oct. 23, 2010 ... off the bench at USF where he was 9-13 for 87 yards.
2011 • REDSHIRT SEASON: Sat out 2011 as a redshirt ... traveled to most of the road games ... made the Dean's List both semesters ... made the SoCon Honor Roll with a 3.0+ g.p.a. for the year.
HIGH SCHOOL: Tennessee Titans Mr. Football Award winner for Division II-AA ... dual-threat quarterback at The Baylor School in Chattanooga, Tenn ... led the Red Raiders to the DII-AA state championship game ... member of the Chattanooga Times Free Press Dynamite Dozen ... totaled 2,828 yards of total offense, including 1,750 rushing with 25 touchdowns as a senior ... TSWA DII All-State ... Mr. Football finalist as a junior ... Baylor went 17-7 in his two years ... National Honor Society and honor roll student ... all-state and silver medalist in the long jump as a junior.
PERSONAL: Full name is Jacob Andrew Huesman ... son of Russ and Amy Huesman ... born Feb. 27, 1993 ... has two younger sisters, Natalie and Emily, and one younger brother, Levi ... father is the head coach of the Mocs and played at UTC from 1978-81 ... majoring in Mechanical Engineering.