Player Details

Height: 6-4
Weight: 230

Record Setting Northern Michigan QB Shaye Brown to 2016 National Bowl

Two-time All-GLIAC Honorable Mention Academic All-Conference GLIAC NMU Career Passing Record (8,000+ yards) NMU Career Passing TD Record(60+ yards) NMU Single Season Passing Record (3123 yards) NMU Single Season TD Record (30) NMU Single Game Passing Record (490 yards) NMU Most Improved Player, 2014


Shaye Brown
19 Shaye Brown
Height: 6-4
Weight: 230
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Fenton, Mich.
High School: Linden
Position: QB

2015: Started all 11 games at quarterback, setting school records in single-season touchdowns (30) and single-season passing yards (3,123). Ranked second in the GLIAC in completion percentage (65.9), third in passing yards per game (293.4) and tied for fourth in touchdowns. Threw at least three touchdowns in eight games, including the final seven of the season. Tossed a season-high four touchdowns at Walsh (Oct. 31) and against No. 3 Ferris State (Nov. 7). Surpassed 200 yards in all but two games, throwing a season-high 371 against No. 8 Ashland Oct. 24. Also reached the 300-yard plateau against Quincy (353, Sept. 12) and Hillsdale (323, Sept. 19) and at Wayne State (344, Oct. 17).

2014: Started 10 games at quarterback, amassing 2,610 passing yards and 15 touchdowns. Ranked second in the GLIAC in passing yards per game (261.0) and eighth in completion percentage (55.6). Surpassed 200 passing yards in eight games. Threw three touchdowns against Michigan Tech (Sept. 27). Totaled 346 passing yards against Wayne State (Oct. 18). Set season-high marks in touchdowns (5) and passing yards (490) against Findlay (Nov. 15). Was named the GLIAC Offensive Player of the Week for his record-setting performance against Findlay. Named the team’s Offensive Most Improved Player.

2013: Played in six games for the Wildcats at quarterback. Led the team with 1,194 passing yards and threw seven touchdowns. Threw his first career touchdown at Grand Valley State (Oct. 19). Posted a 2-0 record at the Superior Dome. Recorded a season-best three touchdowns against Northwood (Nov. 2) and a season-high 274 passing yards at Ferris State (Nov. 16).

High School: Lettered twice at Linden High School as a quarterback. Named to all-state, all-league and all-area squads. Team went 16-7 and captured district and league titles. Also participated in basketball and was an all-league selection.

Personal: Son of Julie and Larry Brown. Julie played basketball at Adrian College. Born on June 30, 1995.