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#25 Bishop Sankey
Position: Tailback
Height: 5'10"
Weight: 203
Year: Junior
Hometown: Spokane, Wash.
High School: Gonzaga Prep
Experience: 2 Letters
SCHOOL RECORDS:
• Single-Season Rushing Yards: 1,870 (2013)
• Single-Season Rushing Yards Per Game: 143.8 (2013)
• Career Rushing Touchdowns: 37
• Career Touchdowns: 38 (tied for record)
• Single-Season Rushing Attempts: 327 (2013)
• Single-Game Rushing Attempts: 40 (vs. Arizona, 2013)
• Career 200-Yard Rushing Games: 4 (tied for record)
• Single-Season 200-Yard Rushing Games: 3 (2013, tied for record)

2013:
Named a team captain ... named second-team All-America by the Associated Press, the Football Writers Association of America and the Walter Camp Football Foundation, as well as third-team by Athlon ... earned first-team All-Pac-12 and also named second-team Academic All-Pac-12 ... won the Sports Radio KJR Most Valuable Player award for the offense at the team's postseason awards banquet ... earned Mid-Season All-America honors from both ESPN.com and USA Today ... named one of three finalists for the Doak Walker Award on Nov. 25 ... ended the regular season ranked first in the Pac-12 and No. 2 in the nation in rushing yards with 1,775 ... also third in the nation in rushing yards per game (147.9) and carries (306) and No. 4 with 18 rushing TDs ... with a 200-yard game vs. Washington State in the Apple Cup, he broke two major school records ... he finished the game with 1,775 yards for the season, breaking Corey Dillon's 1996 record of 1,695 ... 1,775 yards are 11th-most in Pac-12 history, and he could feasibly move up to as high as fourth with a good bowl-game performance ... on the same play on which he passed Dillon, a seven-yard touchdown run in the third quarter, he also broke Napoleon Kaufman's UW career rushing TDs record, with his 35th ... 18 rushing touchdowns for the season are second-most in UW history ... his 3,401 career rushing yards are third-most in UW history ... scored a rushing touchdown in every game of the 2013 season and has scored in 14 straight, the longest such active streak in the FBS ... opened the season by rushing for 161 yards and two scores on 25 carries vs. Boise State ... also had a 12-yard catch vs. the Broncos ... career-highs with 35 carries and 208 rushing yards in the win over Illinois in Chicago, where he scored one rushing TD while catching three passes for 63 yards and a 31-yard score ... in limited action vs. Idaho State, carried the ball just four times for 77 yards and a touchdown ... broke Corey Dillon's school record with 40 carries in the win over Arizona ... rushed for 161 yards and a TD vs. the Wildcats ... first player this season rush for 100 yards against Stanford, going for 125 yards and two TDs on 27 carries ... also had five receptions for 21 yards vs. the Cardinal ... also the first player this season to rush for 100 yards vs. No. 20 Oregon, going for 167 and two scores on 28 carries vs. the Ducks ... rushed for touchdowns from 60 and 25 yards out vs. Oregon ... also led the UW with five receptions, good for 38 yards, in that game ... limited to just 22 yards on 13 carries, including a TD at Arizona State ... also had a 26-yard reception at ASU ... rushed for a new career-high in the win over California, going for 241 yards and two touchdowns on 27 carries ... 241 yards were eighth-most in Washington history ... passed 1,000 yards in the Cal game, becoming just the fourth UW back ever to rush for 1,000 yards in more than one season ... rushed for 143 yards on 23 carries with one touchdown while also catching four passes for 53 yards in the win over Colorado ... appeared in only one series in the second half vs. the Buffaloes ... 27 carries for 91 yards and a touchdown at UCLA ... also caught four passes for 33 yards vs. the Bruins ... rushed for 179 yards and a career-high three touchdowns on 23 carries at Oregon State, tying the school record for career rushing TDs (34, Napoleon Kaufman, 1991-94) ... left the game after one drive in the third quarter due to the lopsided score ... rushed for 200 yards and a touchdown on 35 carries in the Apple Cup win over Washington State, his third 200-yard game of the season ... also had a key 40-yard reception vs. WSU ... named the Offensive MVP of the Fight Hunger Bowl, rushing for 95 yards and two touchdowns on 21 carries ... scored on a pair of 11-yard runs in the win over BYU ... with those two TDs in the bowl game, tied George Wilson's 88-year old school (set 1923-25) record for career touchdowns, with 38 ... opted to enter the NFL Draft following 2013 season.

2012:
Earned honorable mention All-Pac-12 ... won the Earle T. Glant "Tough Husky" Award at the team's postseason banquet ... finished the year with 1,439 yards, the third-highest total in UW single-season history ... also had 16 rushing touchdowns in 2012, second-most ever at Washington ... 289 carries in 2012 were third-most in school history ... 110.7 rushing yards per game ranked No. 8 at UW while points scored (16 TDs) were good for No. 9 on the Husky season charts ... named the MVP of the MAACO Bowl Las Vegas when he rushed for a school bowl-record 205 yards on 30 carries while also catching six passes for 74 yards ... performance vs. Boise State was the 19th 200-yard rushing game in Washington history ... moved past the 1,000-yard mark for the season with a good game vs. Utah ... set a new career-high with 34 carries vs. the Utes, good for 156 yards and two scores ... also had four catches in the win over Utah ... just the 11th different Husky to rush for 1,000 yards in a season ... ran for 130 yards on 23 carries and caught four passes for 48 yards in the win at Colorado ... added more career-bests when he rushed for 189 yards and two touchdowns on 29 carries at Cal ... both carries and yards were highs while TDs total matched previous high ... set a then-career-high for rushing yards with 144 on 20 carries in the Huskies' win over No. 8 Stanford ... rushed for more yards in the game than Stanford had given up, as a team, in its first three games total (124) ... scored a 61-yard TD on a fourth-and-one play vs. the Cardinal that got the Huskies within three points at 13-10 ... posted first career 100-yard game in win over Portland State, going for 103 yards on 14 carries ... scored a career-high two TDs vs. the Vikings ... had third straight 100-yard game at Oregon, going for 104 yards and two touchdowns on 25 carries ... carried the ball a career-most 22 times vs. SDSU, good for 66 yards and a touchdown ... made first career start at No. 3 LSU ... 16 yards on eight carries vs. the Tigers ... 54 yards on 14 carries vs. No. 11 USC, when he also caught three passes for 25 yards ... 19 carries for 87 yards and a touchdown at Arizona ... also set a career high with six receptions for 32 yards ... rushed for 92 yards and two touchdowns on 25 carries in the win over No. 7 Oregon State ... carried the ball 26 times for 84 yards and two touchdowns in the Washington State game.


2011: Saw action in 12 of the Huskies' 13 games, playing both at tailback and on special teams ... top game of the year came vs. Colorado, rushing for 71 yards and a touchdown on eight carries ... also had a good game at USC, rushing for 22 yards on four carries and catching four passes for 13 yards ... five carries for 31 yards at Stanford ... first carries came vs. Cal, when he ran for 16 yards on two attempts ... two rushes for 21 yards vs. Oregon ... had six kickoff returns in the Alamo Bowl.

HIGH SCHOOL: The Inland Northwest Youth Awards Male Athlete of the Year for 2010 ... named 4A first-team all-state by the Associated Press in 2010 ... two-time Seattle Times all-state selection at running back ... Greater Spokane League MVP as a senior in 2010 ... finished career as all-time leading rusher in Greater Spokane League history with 4,355 yards ... broke the GSL record in a game vs. Mead when he rushed for 359 yards ... ran for 253 yards and three scores vs. Mt. Spokane and followed that with 299 yards and four touchdowns agianst University ... rushed for 235 and four TDs vs. Shadle Park ... also had 229 rush yards and four scores vs. Central Valley ... rushed for 2,518 yards as a senior, also a GSL record ... helped Bullpups to a 7-3 overall record and 7-2 mark in the Greater Spokane League as a senior in 2010 ... rushed for 2,011 yards and 17 touchdowns in nine games as a junior, earning first-team All-GSL and honorable mention 4A all-state from the AP ... had four 200-yard rushing performances as a junior ... a PrepStar All-American ... rated the No. 150 overall prospect (all positions) and the No. 17 running back recruit in the nation by scout.com ... listed as the No. 235 overall recruit and No. 19 running back in the country and the No. 5 prospect in Washington by rivals.com ... one of five seniors from the state named a "blue-chip prospect" by the Seattle Times ... an honorable mention "Northwest Nugget" from the News-Tribune ... named to the Tacoma News-Tribune's "Western 100" list of top recruits in the West ... played for coach Dave McKenna.


Sankey's Career Statistics

    
RUSHINGgattyardstdlongavg/cavg/g
2011 12 28 187 1 33 6.7 15.6
2012 13 289 1439 16 61 5.0 110.7
2013 13 327 1870 20 60 5.7 143.8
TOTAL 38 644 3496 37 61 5.4 92.0
 
RECEIVINGgrecyardstdlongrec/gavg/cavg/g
2011 12 6 14 0 6 0.5 2.3 1.2
2012 13 33 249 0 42 2.5 7.5 19.2
2013 13 28 304 1 40 2.2 10.9 23.4
TOTAL 38 67 567 1 42 1.8 8.5 14.9
 
SCORINGgtdrushrcvretpat2patfgtotalavg/g
2011 12 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 6 0.5
2012 13 16 16 0 0 0 0 0 96 7.4
2013 13 21 20 1 0 0 0 0 126 9.7
TOTAL 38 38 37 1 0 0 0 0 228 6.0
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