|Hometown:||Virginia Beach, Va.|
|High School:||Bishop Sullivan|
2017: Appeared in five games, starting four at quarterback ... ODU was 3-1 in games he started ... Completed 38-of-67 passes for 420 yards, three touchdowns and three interceptions ... Also rushed 13 times for 68 yards ... In his first career start, he completed 14-of-20 passes for 161 yards, a touchdown and two INT's in the win over Albany ... Was 10-of-22 for 129 yards and a touchdown in the win at UMass ... Was a perfect 5-for-5 for 25 yards in the win over Charlotte.
2016: Played in 10 games as the backup quarterback ... Completed 14-of-24 passes for 140 yards ... Completed his first career pass at App State for a 17-yard gain ... Was 3-of-4 for 17 yards at Charlotte ... In his most extensive action of the season, completed 6-of-8 passes for 68 yards against FIU, including a 40-yarder to Isaiah Harper at the end of the first half that came up a yard short of a touchdown.
2015: Redshirted. Earned C-USA Commisioner's Academic Medal. C-USA Commissioner's Honor Roll.
High School: Earned VISAA All-State Team accolades as a senior ... Completed 101-of-199 passes for 2,060 yards and 22 touchdowns ... Named First-Team All-Tidewater honors as a junior ... Passes for 3,794 yards and 52 touchdowns and was named Tidewater Conference Player of the Year.
Personal: Son of Michael and Cathy LaRussa ... Two brothers, Bryan and Mike ... Majoring in finance.
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