Appeared in 19 games (17 starts) in three years (2018-20) at North Dakota State and completed 208 of 318 passing atts. (65.4 pct.) for 2,947 yds., 30 TDs and 1 INT to go along with 192 rushing atts. for 1,325 yds. and 18 TDs on the ground. As a sophomore in 2020, started 1 game and completed 15 of 30 passing atts. for 149 yds. and 2 TDs prior to their season being cancelled due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Also ran for 143 yds. and 2 TDs. Started all 16 games as a freshman in 2019 and completed 192 of 287 passing atts. (66.9 pct.) for 2,786 yds. and 28 TDs, while also rushing for 1,100 yds. and 14 TDs on 169 carries. Became the first freshman to be awarded the STATS FCS Walter Payton Award as the top offensive player in the Football Championship Subdivision. Also won the STATS FCS Jerry Rice Award as the top freshman player, becoming the first player to win both major FCS legacy awards in the same season. Redshirted in 2018 after appearing in 2 games and completing his only pass att. for 12 yds. and rushing for 82 yds. for 2 TDs.
- Attended Marshall (MN) HS where he threw for 1,386 yds. and 14 TDs and rushed for 641 yds. and 10 TDs as a senior in 2018. Also recorded 54 tackles and 3 INTs at safety that season.
- Son of Carlton and Angie Lance.
- Majored in strategic communication with a minor in business administration at North Dakota State.
• Born Trey Lance (5/9/00) in Marshall, MN.
LANCE'S GOLDEN NUGGETS
- Father, Carlton, played football for Southwest Minnesota State and attended NFL camps with the Houston Oilers and San Francisco 49ers before playing in the CFL for the Saskatchewan Roughriders (1993) and in the World League for the London Monarchs (1995).
- Younger brother, Bryce, is a WR who is committed to play for North Dakota State in 2021.
- Was a captain for both the football and basketball teams as a senior at Marshall (MN) HS.
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