2014: Joined the program as a true freshman.
From Bakersfield (Calif. ) High School ... Had a standout season as a senior, rushing for 1,857 yards and throwing for 1,504 and accounting for a total of 44 touchdowns as he led his team to a state championship ... Was Central Valley MVP and the CIF Section Player of the Year ... Named a finalist for state Player of the Year honors and earned first-team all-state accolades ... As a junior rushed for 1,085 yards and 12 touchdowns while throwing for 1,733 yards and 16 touchdowns ... Also lettered in track and field.
Born Asauni Robert Rufus on Dec. 12, 1995 ... Son of Tina Garza and Curtis Rufus ... Wants to major in mechanical engineering ... Was also recruited by Cal Poly and UC Davis ... Enjoy spending time with family and playing other sports.