QBDavid Fales

San Jose State — MW
  • Height: 6'2"
  • Weight: 220
  • Hometown: Salinas, Calif.
  • Age: 23


SUMMARY: Two seasons with the Spartans... Holds 25 and shares three San Jose State football records... Owns two and shares one Mountain West Conference passing records... First San José State quarterback to lead the program to an 11-win season in its major college history... Only San Jose State quarterback with two seasons passing for at least 4,000 yards... Along with Fresno State's Derek Carr are the only two Football Bowl Subdivision (FBS) quarterbacks to pass for 4,000 or more yards in 2012 and 2013... Ranks among the FBS active career leaders in completion percentage, passing yards per game and total offense per game... Signed with San José State in December 2011.

2013 (SENIOR): Learned a new offensive system, integrated seven freshmen into meaningful roles in the offense and continued as one of the nation's most productive quarterbacks... Set eight San Jose State career, six season and four single-game records and two Mountain West marks during the regular season... Passed for 400 or more yards five times including a single-game career best 547 yards in a 62-52 win over #16/#13-Fresno State (11/29)... Set a Mountain West mark throwing for 300 or more yards in five consecutive games which covered the Spartans' season-best four-game winning streak... Tied his own mark of 33 passing touchdowns in a season... Threw three or more touchdowns in a game seven times; five touchdown passes in the Wyoming win (10/26) and Navy loss (11/22) and a career best six against Fresno State... One of three players to be named Mountain West Offensive Player of the Week three times during the season... Named a Manning Award Star of the Week three times after the Colorado State, Wyoming and Fresno State victories... For the Fresno State win, received National Offensive Player of the Week honors from the Walter Camp National Football Foundation, CBSSports.com, College Football Perofrmance Awards, The Kickoff, CollegeSportsMadness.com... Named ESPN.com's 5-Star Player of the Week following the Fresno State game. 

2012 (JUNIOR): Most accurate Football Bowl Subdivision (FBS) passer completing 72.5 percent of his passes for 4,193 yards and 33 touchdowns... SI.com honorable mention All-American... Second-team All-WAC... National rankings in passing efficiency (3rd), passing yards (6th), passing yards per game (7th), touchdown passes (8th) and total offense (14th)... Set a school single-game record with 38 pass completions and seven San Jose State single-season passing records... Threw 24 of his 33 touchdown passes in the last eight games... Had three four-TD outings and five three-touchdown passing games... His 467 passing yards against Utah State (10/13) ties for the sixth best single-game total at San Jose State... Listed as a Manning Award Star of the Week for the Colorado State (9/15) and the Louisiana Tech (11/24) wins... A Davey O'Brien Award Quarterback of the Week honorable mention for the Colorado State game.

2012/2011 (SOPHOMORE/FRESHMAN): A two-time, first-team All-Coast Conference quarterback at Monterey Peninsula College (Coach Mike Rasmussen)... Completed 61.79 percent of his passes for 4,635 yards and 37 touchdowns... Led his team to a 2011 Coast Conference co-championship and a berth in the Sierra Central Credit Union Bowl... As a sophomore, he ranked among the state's top-10 in number of completions, completion percentage, passing yards, touchdown passes and passing efficiency.

UNIVERSITY OF NEVADA: Originally signed with Nevada after the 2008 season... No game action in 2009.

HIGH SCHOOL: Graduate of Palma High in Salinas, Calif. (Coach Jeff Carnazzo)... Completed 220 of 319 passes with six interceptions for 3,267 yards and 31 touchdowns in his final two seasons...A two-time all-league quarterback and the Tri-County League Most Valuable Offensive Player as a senior.

PERSONAL: A psychology major...Younger brother, Austen Fales, is a quarterback on the 2013 San Jose State team...The native of Salinas, Calif., was born on October 4, 1990.