Ian Book

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Ian Book
Notre Dame Fighting Irish – No. 12
PositionQuarterback
ClassJunior
MajorMarketing
Career history
Bowl games
High schoolOak Ridge (El Dorado Hills, CA)
Personal information
Born: (1998-03-30) March 30, 1998 (age 20)
El Dorado Hills, California
Height6 ft 0 in (1.83 m)
Weight203 lb (92 kg)

Ian Book (born March 30, 1998)[1] is an American football quarterback who currently plays for the Notre Dame Fighting Irish.

Early years[edit]

Book played high school football at Oak Ridge High School in El Dorado Hills, California. He originally committed to Washington State, but flipped his commit to Notre Dame.[2]

College career[edit]

Book sat behind Brandon Wimbush throughout the 2017 season, however he started for an injured Wimbush against North Carolina. During the 2018 Citrus Bowl, Book came off the bench and led the Irish to a 21–17 victory over LSU. After a pair of slim home victories over unranked opponents Ball State and Vanderbilt in 2018, Book was chosen as the starter over Brandon Wimbush for a road game against Wake Forest. The result was a 56–27 Notre Dame victory, with Book throwing for 325 yards and two touchdowns, and running for three more.[3] Against #7 Stanford, Book threw for 278 yards and four touchdowns.[4] In week 10, Book threw for two touchdown passes and ran 23 yards for a score in the closing minutes to lead No. 3 Notre Dame to a 31-21 victory over Northwestern.[5]

References[edit]

  1. ^ https://www.instagram.com/p/Bg9Eb8Ynmz9/
  2. ^ "Ian Book Timeline Events". 247sports.com. Retrieved 2018-09-30.
  3. ^ "No. 8 Notre Dame swaps quarterbacks, beats Wake Forest 56–27". Washington Post. Retrieved 2018-09-30.
  4. ^ "Ian Book makes all the difference for Notre Dame's renewed College Football Playoff hopes". CBSSports.com. Retrieved 2018-09-30.
  5. ^ "Notre Dame vs. Northwestern - Box Score - November 3, 2018 - ESPN". ESPN.com. Retrieved 2018-11-05.

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