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Troy Hawthorne
Troy  Hawthorne


Glendale, AZ

High School:
Centennial HS

Height / Weight:
6-3 / 210




Hough Helping Secondary Look Tough

Redshirt freshman DB turns in special night as part of team's record-breaking win.


Team Gray Gets By Team Scarlet 20-13 At Showcase

Spring practice is a wrap after big crowd watches Rebels scrimmage on campus.


Team Scarlet Downs Team Gray In Showcase

2013 spring practice draws to a close with annual on-campus football festival.


UNLV vs. Boise State

UNLV vs. Boise State


UNLV 80, Idaho State 8

UNLV cruises past Idaho State with an 80-8 win.


Fresno State vs. UNLV (USA Today)

Fresno State at UNLV; photos by Stephen R. Sylvanie-USA TODAY Sports

UNLV: A converted quarterback who now plies his trade in the secondary … Listed No. 2 at the strong safety position after spring practice … One of six players on this year’s team from Arizona.

2014: Played in all 13 games on defense and special teams … Finished with eight total tackles, including seven solo stops.

2013: Earned his first letter as a Rebel by playing in 12 games, primarily on special teams … Finished with four total tackles after moving to defensive back during preseason camp.

2012: Redshirted season … Listed as the No. 174 QB in the nation by ESPNU while ranked him the No. 160 safety in the class.

HIGH SCHOOL: A 2012 graduate of Centennial HS under coach Richard Taylor … A three-year letterwinner who saw time as a quarterback and wide receiver on offense and cornerback and safety on defense … Played on three separate teams that made deep runs into the Arizona prep playoffs … Won a state championship as a sophomore, lost in the state title game as a junior and lost in the semifinals as a senior … Lost a total of four games during his prep career … Earned second team all-state honors as a defensive back and second team all-region as a senior at receiver and cornerback … As a junior he was honorable mention all-region as a quarterback.

PERSONAL: Troy Michael Hawthorne was born Aug. 8, 1994, in Phoenix, AZ … The son of Susan and Mike Hawthorne … Father, Mike, played at Abilene Christian in Texas as an offensive lineman … Has a younger brother, Tanner … Majoring in criminal justice.



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