UNLV: One of the most highly coveted signees in school history ... Rated as a four-star recruit by ESPN and a three-star recruit by Rivals, 247Sports and Scout ... Ranked as the nation's No. 11 dual-threat quarterback according to ESPN and No. 15 by 247Sports ... Listed as the No. 55 overall player in the West Region by ESPN and No. 70 overall QB in the country by Scout ... Reunited with high school teammate Jericho Flowers, who signed with UNLV last year and redshirted the 2015 season.
HIGH SCHOOL: A 2016 graduate and three-year letterwinner at Hamilton HS under coach Ernest King ... Earned 2015 offensive MVP honors from the Los Angeles Times ... Also named to the 2015 CIF All-City Second Team as a punter ... Threw for 1,433 yards and 18 touchdowns against one interception with a completion percentage of 64.5 percent ... Rushed for 431 yards on 71 carries and six touchdowns as a senior ... Named the Western League Player of the Year as a junior ... Accumulated 35 touchdowns in 2014, 28 through the air and seven on the ground, and only threw three interceptions ... Led team to an 11-3 record and a division championship as a junior.
PERSONAL: Armani Lee Rogers was born Dec. 4, 1997, in Buffalo, NY ... The son of Leslie and Sam Rogers ... Has three older brothers: Sam Jr., Tremaine and Aaron, one older sister, Ariel, and one younger brother Zane ... Father was a linebacker and played for the Colorado Buffaloes and then went on to the NFL and played for the Buffalo Bills, San Diego Chargers and Atlanta Falcons ... His brother Aaron is currently playing at Humboldt State.