10 - Matt Lancaster
Matt Lancaster
Height: 6-2
Weight: 220
Year: Senior
Hometown: West Lafayette, Ind.
High School: West Lafayette
College: Illinois State
Position: QB

2013 Stats

2013:  Named to the All-Pioneer Football League Honorable Mention, as selected by league head coaches. Starting quarterback in 12 games (missed the Drake game with concussion symptoms)...ranks third in the PFL in total offense (302.0)...stands seventh in the league in pass efficiency (142.5) and ranks sixth in passing average (239.9)...tied for sixth in the PFL in touchdowns (12)...tied for seventh in the league in scoring...posted the third-highest single season passing total in Butler history (one season after recording the second-highest)...had three 300-yard passing performances, including Butler’s final two games...set school single game records for completions and attempts by hitting 42 of 68 passes for a career-high 395 yards against Dartmouth...tossed four touchdown passes each against Wittenberg and Valparaiso...rushed for over 100 yards in two of Butler’s final three games...named PFL Offensive Player of the Week after Butler wins over Wittenberg and Dayton...

2012:  Named Pioneer Football League Offensive Player of the Year...selected first team All-PFL...chosen first team Academic All-PFL...starter in all 11 Butler games...had the second-highest single season passing total in Butler history...ranked second in the PFL in total offense, third in touchdown passes, fourth in passing efficiency and fifth in passing average...stood second among quarterbacks in the PFL in rushing yardage...tied for eighth in the PFL with eight touchdowns scored...named PFL Offensive Player of the Week after passing for 260 yards and two touchdowns in Butler’s victory over Jacksonville...scored on a one-yard plunge with two seconds remaining to lift Butler past Jacksonville...completed a season-high 31 passes for a season-best 359 yards and a career-high four touchdowns to lift Butler past Morehead State...passed for three touchdowns each in Butler wins over Franklin and Valparaiso...named to the PFL Academic Honor Roll...

2011:  Received Butler’s Offensive “Unsung Hero” Award for scout team play...sat out the 2011 season after transferring to Butler from Illinois State...

2009-10:  Played in 16 games at Illinois State and passed for 311 yards and two touchdowns...

Personal:  Chemistry major...born 10/5/90...son of Brian Lancaster and Carol Deno...

High School:  Three-sport athlete at West Lafayette High School...first team All-State quarterback in 2008...two-time All-Area and area Player of the Year...three-time All-Hoosier Conference selection...team MVP and captain as a senior...named Academic All-State as a senior...chosen to play in the Indiana North/South All-Star Game in 2009...set 14 school single game, season and career records, including career passing yards (5,411) and career touchdown passes (58)...earned three varsity letters each in football and basketball and four in baseball...High School Coach:  Marshall Overley.