University of Iowa Athletics

#9 Jaziun Patterson

Height 5-10
Weight 204 lbs.
Class So.
Hometown Pompano, Beach, Fla.
High School Deerfield Beach
Jaziun Patterson - Football - University of Iowa Athletics

2023 – – Played in 11 games, missing three games due to injury… rushed 58 times for 206 yards (3.6 yards per carry avg. and 18.7 yards per game avg.) and two touchdowns, with a long rush of 59 yards on the season… rushed a team-high 10 times for a 86 yards and his first career touchdown, including a career-high long of 59 yards, in 20-13 win at Iowa State… the 59-yard run was on third-and-one on Iowa’s opening possession, and it is Iowa’s second-longest rush dating back to the 2022 season… it was the longest run by any player in the battle for the Cy-Hawk Trophy game since fellow Hawkeye Adam Robinson’s 75-yard run in 2010… rushed a career-high 14 times for 53 yards and one touchdown, and caught one pass for two yards in 22-0 win over Rutgers… rushed eight times for 21 yards, with a long of five yards, in 10-7 win at Northwestern… rushed six times for 20 yards, with a long of six yards in his first career start, helping team to a 41-10 win over Western Michigan… caught two passes for 19 yards (long of 18) in season-opening 24-14 win over Utah State… letterwinner.

2022 – – Played in three games, rushing 14 times for 47 yards (3.4 yard avg.)… tallied six rushing attempts for 20 yards in first action of career in 27-0 win over Nevada… posted four rushing attempts for four yards in 24-3 win at Purdue… recorded four rushing attempts for 23 yards in 21-0 Music City Bowl win over Kentucky, along with one yard on one pass reception, the first of his career… one of eight true freshmen to see game action.



High school honors – – Earned first-team all-county honors as a junior and sophomore… Career – – Football and track letterman as a prep, helping prep football team earn four straight playoff appearances… prep team posted 10-3 record in senior year… 75 rushing attempts for 1,300 yards and 12 touchdowns as a senior… 63 rushing attempts for 700 yards and eight touchdowns as a junior… 550 rushing yards and 16 touchdowns on 53 attempts as a sophomore… rushed 26 times for 300 yards and five touchdowns as a freshman… three-year team captain.

Personal – – Born 12/10/2003 in Boca Raton, Fla…. sport and recreation management major… parents are Eddie Hill and Acey Patterson… high school coach was David Blackwell.