Brandon Doughty threw for 365 in one half of action.
Career Game Highs:
Total Tackles- 2 vs. Bowling Green (8/29/14)
Solo Tackles- 2 vs. Bowling Green (8/29/14)
2013 (Fr.): Gardner redshirted his first season on The Hill.
HS/Misc: Gardner intercepted six passes and returned three back for touchdowns in his final two years at duPont Manual High School in Louisville, Ky., leading the Crimsons to a 9-3 season in 2011 before falling to eventual state and national champion Trinity (Louisville) in the second round of the KHSAA's Commonwealth Gridiron Bowl. Gardner had five interceptions in 2011 to lead the team in that category. The 6-1, 200-pound defensive back tallied 99 total tackles in his final two years at duPont Manual, including 55 stops in his senior season of 2012. Gardner led a Crimson defensive backfield that allowed less than 120 yards per game through the air in his senior campaign, intercepting one pass in his final season. Gardner was named an Honorable Mention All-State performer while also being mentioned as a 2012 Best of the Bluegrass All-Star. Gardner also used his athleticism in track, running for the Crimson track program as well.