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81 Nick Liste
81 Nick Liste
Height: 5-10
Weight: 185
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Niles, Ohio
High School: Niles McKinley
Position: P
Major: Physical Education
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2013 (Senior) | Game-By-Game Stats

Played in all 12 games...first-team All-Missouri Valley Football Conference punter...averaged a school-record 44.2 yards per punt…broke the previous mark by 2.4 yards that was set in 1985…had 50 punts for 2,208 yards on the season…finished with a career-best 16 punts of  50-or-more yards…had punts longer than 50 yards in eight games…had a season-long 68-yard kick on last punt of his career against South Dakota State in a driving snow storm…placed 17 punts inside the 20-yard line…in MVFC play had 31 punts for an average of 42.4 yards…had seven of more than 50 yards and placed 13 inside the 20…was tremendous in role as kickoff specialist… had seven punts for an average of 52.3 yards at Michigan State…booted a long kick of 62 yards vs. the Spartans and also had punts of 55, 53, 52, 50, 48 and 46 yards…also had seven punts at Indiana State…12 of his punts were fair caught and only three were touchbacks…opened the season with five punts for an average of 51 yards in win over Dayton…had a long of 64 in the game and had two others better than 50 yards…had a 59-yard boot against Morehead State…placed three punts inside the 20 against Indiana State, NDSU and WIU…two punts against the Leathernecks were downed on the one-yard line…had two inside the 20 on four other occasions…had 73 kickoffs during the campaign and produced 37 touchbacks…averaged 64.2 yards per kick…had 11 kickoffs against Morehead State and 10 each vs. Duquesne and Illinois State…had seven touchbacks against Morehead State and Illinois State…named MVFC Special Teams Player of the Week against Michigan State and Western Illinois…had four Player of the Week accolades in his career…earned his fourth letter.

2012 (Junior) | Game-By-Game Stats

Played in all 11 games...averaged 40.7 yards on 37 punts...finished with a total of 1,507 yards...had 59 kickoffs for an average length of 59.6 yards...finished with 18 touchbacks with kickoffs being moved up to the 35-yard line...had 13 punts that were fair caught, placed 11 inside the opposition's 20-yard line and had six boots of 50-plus yards...crushed a season-long 67-yarder at Western Illinois...boomed punts of longer than 50 yards in five games...placed a punt inside the 20 in seven games, including a high of four in season finale vs. Indiana State...named MVFC Special Teams Performer of the Week following Western Illinois game...on a windy day in Macomb, averaged 43 yards on three kicks...the 67-yard punt in the second quarter was downed at the WIU two-yard line with the game tied at seven...YSU forced a punt then scored 24 unanswered points...on kickoffs, had three touchbacks while other three kicks were returned for a combined two yards and that was fumbled and recovered by the Penguins...always solid in domes, had three punts for an average of 52.3 yards at North Dakota State...had kicks of 56, 53 and 48 yards against the Bison...had a season-high seven punts against Indiana State...had a 55-yard punt vs. UNI...had a 54-yard effort at South Dakota State...had a 50-yard punt against South Dakota...kicked off a season-high 10 times against Valparaiso...also had three touchbacks against Pittsburgh and Indiana State...had six-or-more kickoffs in a game on six occasions...had touchbacks in eight games...had seven kickoffs vs. UNI...credited with a solo tackle at South Dakota State...named HBK Special Teams Player of the Game against UNI, North Dakota State, South Dakota, and Western Illinois and Haines Family Player of the Game against North Dakota State..earned his third letter.

2011 (Sophomore) | Game-By-Game Stats

Averaged 39.8 yards per punt on 53 attempts…finished with a total of 2,112 yards...also was the primary kickoff specialist...had 63 kickoffs for an average length of 63 yards...had three touchbacks...had 18 punts that were fair caught, placed 16 inside the 20-yard line and had eight boots of 50 yards or more…had a season-long 57-yarder in finale against Missouri State…had a punt of 50 yards or longer in each of last four games and six for the year…did not punt against Valpo...placed a punt inside the 20-yard line in the 10 other games...averaged 45.7 yards on six punts at the UNI-Dome…had punts of 54, 51, 46 (twice), 39 and 38 in the contest...named the MVFC's Specialist of the Week for performance at UNI...averaged 44.0 yards on four punts at the Fargodome..had boots of 53 and 51 yards against the Bison...had a season-high eight punts at Southern Illinois, one which was fumbled and recovered in the end zone by YSU for a touchdown late in the fourth quater…averaged 38.5 per boot at SIU...placed three key kicks inside the 20-yard line in win over Illinois State…averaged 40 yards on four kicks vs. the Redbirds...kicked off nine times against Valparaiso and Western Illinois...had eight kickoffs versus Saint Francis...attempted a field goal against South Dakota State...credited with five tackles on the season, including four solo stops...had three solo tackles at SIU...had a solo stop against Missouri State and an assist at NDSU...YSU Special Teams Player of the Game against Illinois State, Southern Illinois and UNI...selected as Haines Family Player of the Game at UNI...earned his first letter.

2010 (R-Freshman) | Game-By-Game Stats

Named Honorable-Mention All-Missouri Valley Football Conference...also named to the conference's all-newcomer team...played in all 11 games...had 41 punts for 1,698 yards, an average of 41.4 per boot…had six kicks of 50 yards or longer and 21 that were more than 40 yards…averaged at least 40 yards a kick in nine games…placed 15 inside the opposition’s 20-yard line…had a career-long 69-yard punt at Missouri State, which was the seventh-longest punt in school history…attempted a season-best seven punts at Penn State...had six at Missouri State where he averaged 43.2 yards a boot and had two 50-yard plus punts...versus UNI, had five punts for an average of 43.2 yards as well...placed two punts inside the 20-yard line during five contests...had three punts or less six times...the 41.4 average was third best in a season in YSU history…in league play, averaged 41.8 yards on 29 kicks…had a 12-yard rush at South Dakota State for a first down…had two solo tackles (Penn State and South Dakota State)...selected as the HBK Special Teams Player of the Game against Penn State and South Dakota State...earned his first letter.

2009 (Freshman): Redshirted...named Scout Special Teams Player of the Week versus Austin Peay, and Illinois State.

HIGH SCHOOL: First-team All-Ohio Division III kicker as a senior...first-team All-Northeast Inland District Division IV and All-American Conference Red Division selection...made 5-of-6 field goals, including a long of 48 yards...averaged 45 yards per punt...80 percent of kickoffs were touchbacks...made 11-of-14 field goals in career...had a career-long 74-yard punt against Struthers in 2007...was Red Dragons' punter and placekicker all four years...McKinley won conference championship his junior year...earned four letters...coach was Brad Yeager...also played soccer...scored 19 goals as a junior...was a first-team all-district and all-county selection...named second team All-MAC...also first-team all-state in track and field as member of seventh-place 4x100-meter relay squad in 2008...also competed in the shot put...named to the honor roll.

PERSONAL: Parents are Diane and Dave Liste...birthday is Feb. 21...has a brother (Dave)...brother is an undergrad at YSU...major is physical education...is the 2013-14 recipient of the Four Square Club Scholarship and the Arnold D. Stambaugh Scholarship.

Recent Games
Oct 12 Illinois State W, 59-21
Oct 19 Western Illinois W, 24-14
Nov 2 at South Dakota W, 38-34
Nov 9 at UNI L, 22-20
Nov 16 North Dakota State L, 35-17
Nov 23 South Dakota State L, 42-13
Statistics category Overall Conf
Punts 50 31
Yards 2198 1314
Average 44.0 42.4
Long 68 68
Inside 20 17 13
Fair caught 12 6
Touch backs 3 2
Blocked 1 1
Date Opponent Score comp att pct yds y/a td int sac yds
Aug 29 Dayton W, 28-10 - - - - - - - - -
Sep 7 Morehead State W, 67-13 - - - - - - - - -
Sep 14 at Michigan State L, 55-17 - - - - - - - - -
Sep 21 Duquesne W, 59-17 - - - - - - - - -
Sep 28 at Southern Illinois W, 28-27 - - - - - - - - -
Oct 5 at Indiana State W, 35-24 - - - - - - - - -
Oct 12 Illinois State W, 59-21 - - - - - - - - -
Oct 19 Western Illinois W, 24-14 - - - - - - - - -
Nov 2 at South Dakota W, 38-34 - - - - - - - - -
Nov 9 at UNI L, 22-20 - - - - - - - - -
Nov 16 North Dakota State L, 35-17 - - - - - - - - -
Nov 23 South Dakota State L, 42-13 - - - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score rush yds y/a lng td fum lost
Aug 29 Dayton W, 28-10 - - - - - - -
Sep 7 Morehead State W, 67-13 - - - - - - -
Sep 14 at Michigan State L, 55-17 - - - - - - -
Sep 21 Duquesne W, 59-17 - - - - - - -
Sep 28 at Southern Illinois W, 28-27 - - - - - - -
Oct 5 at Indiana State W, 35-24 - - - - - - -
Oct 12 Illinois State W, 59-21 - - - - - - -
Oct 19 Western Illinois W, 24-14 - - - - - - -
Nov 2 at South Dakota W, 38-34 - - - - - - -
Nov 9 at UNI L, 22-20 - - - - - - -
Nov 16 North Dakota State L, 35-17 - - - - - - -
Nov 23 South Dakota State L, 42-13 - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score rec yds y/r lng td fum lost
Aug 29 Dayton W, 28-10 - - - - - - -
Sep 7 Morehead State W, 67-13 - - - - - - -
Sep 14 at Michigan State L, 55-17 - - - - - - -
Sep 21 Duquesne W, 59-17 - - - - - - -
Sep 28 at Southern Illinois W, 28-27 - - - - - - -
Oct 5 at Indiana State W, 35-24 - - - - - - -
Oct 12 Illinois State W, 59-21 - - - - - - -
Oct 19 Western Illinois W, 24-14 - - - - - - -
Nov 2 at South Dakota W, 38-34 - - - - - - -
Nov 9 at UNI L, 22-20 - - - - - - -
Nov 16 North Dakota State L, 35-17 - - - - - - -
Nov 23 South Dakota State L, 42-13 - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score fgm fga lng xpm xpa pts
Aug 29 Dayton W, 28-10 - - - - - 0
Sep 7 Morehead State W, 67-13 - - - - - 0
Sep 14 at Michigan State L, 55-17 - - - - - 0
Sep 21 Duquesne W, 59-17 - - - - - 0
Sep 28 at Southern Illinois W, 28-27 - - - - - 0
Oct 5 at Indiana State W, 35-24 - - - - - 0
Oct 12 Illinois State W, 59-21 - - - - - 0
Oct 19 Western Illinois W, 24-14 - - - - - 0
Nov 2 at South Dakota W, 38-34 - - - - - 0
Nov 9 at UNI L, 22-20 - - - - - 0
Nov 16 North Dakota State L, 35-17 - - - - - 0
Nov 23 South Dakota State L, 42-13 - - - - - 0
Date Opponent Score punt yds avg long in20 fc tb blk
Aug 29 Dayton W, 28-10 5 255 51.0 64 2 1 1 0
Sep 7 Morehead State W, 67-13 2 83 41.5 59 0 0 0 0
Sep 14 at Michigan State L, 55-17 7 356 50.9 57 0 1 0 0
Sep 21 Duquesne W, 59-17 5 190 38.0 45 2 4 0 0
Sep 28 at Southern Illinois W, 28-27 4 158 39.5 52 2 0 0 0
Oct 5 at Indiana State W, 35-24 7 282 40.3 56 3 1 2 0
Oct 12 Illinois State W, 59-21 1 44 44.0 44 0 0 0 0
Oct 19 Western Illinois W, 24-14 5 217 43.4 55 3 1 0 0
Nov 2 at South Dakota W, 38-34 2 83 41.5 44 0 2 0 0
Nov 9 at UNI L, 22-20 3 128 42.7 45 0 0 0 1
Nov 16 North Dakota State L, 35-17 5 224 44.8 51 3 2 0 0
Nov 23 South Dakota State L, 42-13 4 178 44.5 68 2 0 0 0
Date Opponent Score kr yds avg lng td pr yds avg lng td
Aug 29 Dayton W, 28-10 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 7 Morehead State W, 67-13 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 14 at Michigan State L, 55-17 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 21 Duquesne W, 59-17 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 28 at Southern Illinois W, 28-27 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 5 at Indiana State W, 35-24 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 12 Illinois State W, 59-21 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 19 Western Illinois W, 24-14 - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 2 at South Dakota W, 38-34 - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 9 at UNI L, 22-20 - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 16 North Dakota State L, 35-17 - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 23 South Dakota State L, 42-13 - - - - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score gp rush rcv pr kr yds
Aug 29 Dayton W, 28-10 1 - - - - 0
Sep 7 Morehead State W, 67-13 1 - - - - 0
Sep 14 at Michigan State L, 55-17 1 - - - - 0
Sep 21 Duquesne W, 59-17 1 - - - - 0
Sep 28 at Southern Illinois W, 28-27 1 - - - - 0
Oct 5 at Indiana State W, 35-24 1 - - - - 0
Oct 12 Illinois State W, 59-21 1 - - - - 0
Oct 19 Western Illinois W, 24-14 1 - - - - 0
Nov 2 at South Dakota W, 38-34 1 - - - - 0
Nov 9 at UNI L, 22-20 1 - - - - 0
Nov 16 North Dakota State L, 35-17 1 - - - - 0
Nov 23 South Dakota State L, 42-13 1 - - - - 0
Date Opponent Score pts rush rec kr pr int fum xpm fgm saf misc 2pt
Aug 29 Dayton W, 28-10 0 - - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 7 Morehead State W, 67-13 0 - - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 14 at Michigan State L, 55-17 0 - - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 21 Duquesne W, 59-17 0 - - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 28 at Southern Illinois W, 28-27 0 - - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 5 at Indiana State W, 35-24 0 - - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 12 Illinois State W, 59-21 0 - - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 19 Western Illinois W, 24-14 0 - - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 2 at South Dakota W, 38-34 0 - - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 9 at UNI L, 22-20 0 - - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 16 North Dakota State L, 35-17 0 - - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 23 South Dakota State L, 42-13 0 - - - - - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score tack ast tot sack lost tfl yds ff fr td int yds td brup blk saf
Aug 29 Dayton W, 28-10 - - 0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 7 Morehead State W, 67-13 - - 0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 14 at Michigan State L, 55-17 - - 0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 21 Duquesne W, 59-17 - - 0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 28 at Southern Illinois W, 28-27 - - 0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 5 at Indiana State W, 35-24 - - 0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 12 Illinois State W, 59-21 - - 0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 19 Western Illinois W, 24-14 - - 0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 2 at South Dakota W, 38-34 - - 0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 9 at UNI L, 22-20 1 0 1 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 16 North Dakota State L, 35-17 - - 0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 23 South Dakota State L, 42-13 1 0 1 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
  gp comp att pct yds y/g y/a td int lg
2010-11 11 - - - - - - - - -
2011-12 11 - - - - - - - - -
2012-13 11 - - - - - - - - -
2013-14 12 - - - - - - - - -
Total 45 - - - - - - - - -
  gp rush yds y/g avg td lg fum lost
2010-11 11 1 12 1.1 12.0 0 12 - -
2011-12 11 - - - - - - - -
2012-13 11 - - - - - - - -
2013-14 12 - - - - - - - -
Total 45 1 12 0.3 12.0 0 12 - -
  gp rec rec/g yds y/g avg td lg
2010-11 11 - - - - - - -
2011-12 11 - - - - - - -
2012-13 11 - - - - - - -
2013-14 12 - - - - - - -
Total 45 - - - - - - -
  gp fgm fga pct lg xpm xpa pct pts
2010-11 11 - - - - - - - 0
2011-12 11 0 1 0% 0 - - - 0
2012-13 11 - - - - - - - 0
2013-14 12 - - - - - - - 0
Total 45 0 1 0% 0 - - - 0
  gp punt yds avg lg in20 fc tb blk
2010-11 11 41 1698 41.4 69 15 6 5 0
2011-12 11 53 2112 39.8 57 16 18 5 0
2012-13 11 37 1507 40.7 67 11 13 4 0
2013-14 12 50 2198 44.0 68 17 12 3 1
Total 45 181 7515 41.5 69 59 49 17 1
  kr yds avg td lg pr yds avg td lg
2010-11 - - - - - - - - - -
2011-12 - - - - - - - - - -
2012-13 - - - - - - - - - -
2013-14 - - - - - - - - - -
Total - - - - - - - - - -
  gp rush rcv pr kr yds ypg
2010-11 11 12 - - - 12 1.1
2011-12 11 - - - - 0 .0
2012-13 11 - - - - 0 .0
2013-14 12 - - - - 0 .0
Total 45 12 - - - 12 .3
  pts pts/g rush rec kr pr int fum xpm fgm 2pt misc
2010-11 0 0.0 0 - - - - - - - - -
2011-12 0 0.0 - - - - - - - 0 - -
2012-13 0 0.0 - - - - - - - - - -
2013-14 0 0.0 - - - - - - - - - -
Total 0 0.0 0 - - - - - - 0 - -
  gp tkl ast tot tkl/g sck yds tfl yds ff fr yds int yds brup blk
2010-11 11 2 0 2 .2 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
2011-12 11 4 1 5 .5 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
2012-13 11 1 0 1 .1 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
2013-14 12 2 0 2 .2 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
Total 45 9 1 10 .2 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
  gp comp att pct yds y/g y/a td int lg
Total 12 - - - - - - - - -
Conference 8 - - - - - - - - -
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - -
-
Home 7 - - - - - - - - -
Away 5 - - - - - - - - -
Neutral - - - - - - - - - -
-
Wins 8 - - - - - - - - -
Losses 4 - - - - - - - - -
-
August 1 - - - - - - - - -
September 4 - - - - - - - - -
October 3 - - - - - - - - -
November 4 - - - - - - - - -
  gp rush yds y/g avg td lg fum lost
Total 12 - - - - - - - -
Conference 8 - - - - - - - -
Exhibition - - - - - - - - -
-
Home 7 - - - - - - - -
Away 5 - - - - - - - -
Neutral - - - - - - - - -
-
Wins 8 - - - - - - - -
Losses 4 - - - - - - - -
-
August 1 - - - - - - - -
September 4 - - - - - - - -
October 3 - - - - - - - -
November 4 - - - - - - - -
  gp rec rec/g yds y/g avg td lg
Total 12 - - - - - - -
Conference 8 - - - - - - -
Exhibition - - - - - - - -
-
Home 7 - - - - - - -
Away 5 - - - - - - -
Neutral - - - - - - - -
-
Wins 8 - - - - - - -
Losses 4 - - - - - - -
-
August 1 - - - - - - -
September 4 - - - - - - -
October 3 - - - - - - -
November 4 - - - - - - -
  gp fgm fga pct lg xpm xpa pct pts
Total 12 - - - - - - - 0
Conference 8 - - - - - - - 0
Exhibition - - - - - - - - 0
-
Home 7 - - - - - - - 0
Away 5 - - - - - - - 0
Neutral - - - - - - - - 0
-
Wins 8 - - - - - - - 0
Losses 4 - - - - - - - 0
-
August 1 - - - - - - - 0
September 4 - - - - - - - 0
October 3 - - - - - - - 0
November 4 - - - - - - - 0
  gp punt yds avg lg in20 fc tb blk
Total 12 50 2198 44.0 68 17 12 3 1
Conference 8 31 1314 42.4 68 13 6 2 1
Exhibition - - - - - - - - -
-
Home 7 27 1191 44.1 68 12 8 1 0
Away 5 23 1007 43.8 57 5 4 2 1
Neutral - - - - - - - - -
-
Wins 8 31 1312 42.3 64 12 9 3 0
Losses 4 19 886 46.6 68 5 3 0 1
-
August 1 5 255 51.0 64 2 1 1 0
September 4 18 787 43.7 59 4 5 0 0
October 3 13 543 41.8 56 6 2 2 0
November 4 14 613 43.8 68 5 4 0 1
  kr yds avg td lg pr yds avg td lg
Total - - - - - - - - - -
Conference - - - - - - - - - -
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - -
-
Home - - - - - - - - - -
Away - - - - - - - - - -
Neutral - - - - - - - - - -
-
Wins - - - - - - - - - -
Losses - - - - - - - - - -
-
August - - - - - - - - - -
September - - - - - - - - - -
October - - - - - - - - - -
November - - - - - - - - - -
  gp rush rcv pr kr yds ypg
Total 12 - - - - 0 .0
Conference 8 - - - - 0 .0
Exhibition - - - - - 0 -
-
Home 7 - - - - 0 .0
Away 5 - - - - 0 .0
Neutral - - - - - 0 -
-
Wins 8 - - - - 0 .0
Losses 4 - - - - 0 .0
-
August 1 - - - - 0 .0
September 4 - - - - 0 .0
October 3 - - - - 0 .0
November 4 - - - - 0 .0
  pts pts/g rush rec kr pr int fum xpm fgm 2pt misc
Total 0 0.0 - - - - - - - - - -
Conference 0 0.0 - - - - - - - - - -
Exhibition 0 - - - - - - - - - - -
-
Home 0 0.0 - - - - - - - - - -
Away 0 0.0 - - - - - - - - - -
Neutral 0 - - - - - - - - - - -
-
Wins 0 0.0 - - - - - - - - - -
Losses 0 0.0 - - - - - - - - - -
-
August 0 0.0 - - - - - - - - - -
September 0 0.0 - - - - - - - - - -
October 0 0.0 - - - - - - - - - -
November 0 0.0 - - - - - - - - - -
  gp tkl ast tot tkl/g sck yds tfl yds ff fr yds int yds brup blk
Total 12 2 0 2 .2 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
Conference 8 2 0 2 .3 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
Exhibition - - - 0 - - - 0 - - - - - - - -
-
Home 7 1 0 1 .1 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
Away 5 1 0 1 .2 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
Neutral - - - 0 - - - 0 - - - - - - - -
-
Wins 8 - - 0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
Losses 4 2 0 2 .5 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
-
August 1 - - 0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
September 4 - - 0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
October 3 - - 0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
November 4 2 0 2 .5 - - 0 - - - - - - - -