Colin Ditsworth talks to the media at practice on November 19, 2012.
Nevada 2013: Returns and will look to lock down the top spot as the team's kickoff specialist and place-kicker as a junior. 2012: Emerged as Nevada's kickoff specialist for the bulk of the season ... Averaged more than 60 yards per kickoff with 29 touchbacks in 78 kicks ... Made first career field goal, a 23-yarder, in Nevada's win over New Mexico ... Was a perfect eight-of-eight on extra points while filling in for an injured Allen Hardison as the place-kicker in November. 2011: Joined Nevada as a true freshman and was called into action due to injuries in the kicking game ... Served as the team's kickoff specialist the final five games of the year ...Averaged 58.7 yards per kick.
High School A graduate of Bishop Gorman High School in Las Vegas, Nev. ... Was a four-year letterwinner in high school ... Was part of conference and state championships in 2007, 2009 and 2010 ... Named first-team all-state as a junior and senior ... Member of the National Honor Society and was the school's valedictorian.
Personal Born Colin Sterling Ditsworth on Feb. 12, 1993 ... Son of Brad and Denise Ditsworth ... Has an older sister, Meghann ... Majoring in biology and wants to be a physical therapist ... Had recruiting interest from Boise State, Fresno State, Kansas State, Kansas and Northern Arizona but chose Nevada because it's close to home, academics and the football program ... List sports hero as Lance Armstrong ... Most memorable sport moment was a 50-yard field goal as a senior in high school ... Enjoys snowboarding.