Kenny Hill is a quarterback for the Texas A&M Aggies of the Southeastern Conference.
Hill starred at Carroll High School in Southlake, Texas. He was named the Class 5A State Offensive Player of the Year as well as the Gatorade State Player of the year in 2012. He threw for more than 2,000 yards, tossed 20 touchdowns and ran for 905 yards and 22 touchdowns. His other honors as a senior included being named First-Team All-State by the Associated Press, First-Team Super Team by the Star-Telegram, All-Area First-Team by the Dallas Morning News and District 4-5A MVP. In 2011 as a junior he led Carroll to the state championship. Hill was listed as a four-star recruit by both Rivals and Scout.com. Rivals ranked him as the #4 QB in the country while Scout ranked him as the 16th best QB in the nation. A number of Big 12 and SEC schools pursued Hill including Kansas State, Baylor, Ole Miss, Missouri, TCU and Texas Tech.
As a true freshman at Texas A&M in 2013, Hill backed up Johnny Manziel so he only appeared in four games. He participated in games against Sam Houston State, SMU, Vanderbilt and UTEP. Hill completed 16-22 passes for 183 yards and also ran the ball seven times for 37 yards. His first career touchdown pass was a 14-yard strike against the Sam Houston State Bearkats. Hill was suspended in the spring of 2014 after he was arrested for public intoxication but he was reinstated in June.
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