Women's swimming and diving lead all teams with nine honorees.
There were five pass plays of 30 or more yards.
Five Spartans have earned the academic honor each of their four years.
The longest play of the day led to the first of two short touchdown runs.
There are 13 returning starters among more than 80 players suiting up for spring practice.
The Spartans opened the season losing to Tulsa, 45-10.
AT SAN JOSÉ STATE: In his fourth season with the Spartans... The team's #1-placekicker... Listed as the back-up punter... Has experience as a kickoff specialist... Signed a National Letter-of-Intent in February 2015.
2016: Earned the kick-scoring duties during fall camp... Team scoring leader with 79 points... Fifth best single-season kick-scoring total by a San Jose State player... Converted 88.9 percent of his field goal tries (16-of-18)... 12th nationally among Football Bowl Subdivision (FBS) players for field goal accuracy.... Second best single-season mark in school history for a player with at least one field goal made per game played... Tied for 33rd nationally for field goals made per game (1.33/game)... Finished the season making his last 11 field goal attempts... Career long 44 yard field goal in the UNLV win (10/29)... Kicked three field goals in a game three times - vs. UNLV, at Boise State (11/4) and in the win at Fresno State (11/26)... Named the Mountain West Special Teams Player of the Week for his kicking in the rain at Fresno State... Last missed field goal try was a 50-yard attempt against Hawai'i (10/8) to conclude the first half... 31-of-33 in PATs... Had two streaks of 14 consecutive made PATs... Only kickoff attempt of the season was an onside kick try at Boise State that the Spartans were unable to recover... Named the Outstanding Special Teams Player at the team's annual post-season awards gathering.
2015: Appeared in the first five games of the season... Was used in kick-scoring and kickoff situations... Was 6-of-7 in PAT's in the New Hampshire (9/3), Air Force (9/12) and Auburn (10/3) games... Converted a 38-yard field goal in the New Hampshire win and missed on a 36-yard attempt the following week at Air Force in his only two field goal tries for the year... Handled 22 of the team's 69 kickoffs... Had six touchbacks.
HIGH SCHOOL: Was the kicker for Heritage High in Frisco, Texas (Coach Che Hendrix)... Blossomed his senior season... The Special Teams Most Valuable Kicker for District 9-5A... Averaged 44.5 yards per punt, was 12-of-17 kicking field goals with a long of 47 yards against Liberty High on October 30, and converted all 61 of his PAT's... A first-team District 9-4A punter and second-team place kicker as a junior.
MORE ON BRYCE: A communication studies major... Was a 2014 Texas High School Coaches Association honorable mention Academic All-State award winner... ProKicker.com national recruiting rankings for the 2015 class prior to signing his National Letter-of-Intent: #3-kickoff specialist, #4 as a kicker, and #9 as a kicker/punter combo... Enjoys fly fishing and playing golf... Has a hole-in-one to his credit as a 12-year old on the par-3, fifth hole at the WestRidge Golf Course in McKinney, Texas... He is a native of Plano, Texas.