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25 Austin Grunden
25 - Austin Grunden
Height: 5-11
Weight: 200
Year: Sr.
Hometown: North Vernon, Ind.
High School: Jennings County
Position: RB
gp 10
yds 853
yds/g 85.3
td 7

2018: Named Second Team All-HCAC...carried the ball 66 times for 315 yards and seven touchdowns...caught six passes for 92 yards and a score...had a career day in a win over Bluffton (11/3), rushing for 100 yards on 22 carries with two touchdowns...recorded 10 carries for 48 yards and a score against Anderson (9/15).

2017: Appeared in nine games for the Grizzlies, recording 38 yards on eight carries…scored his first collegiate touchdown against Hanover (11/11), capping a six-carry, 32-yard day.

Prior to Franklin: Member of the St. Joseph's College football program for one year.

Personal: Son of Stephanie and Shannon Grunden...Criminal Justice major.

Recent Games
Oct 5 at Rose-Hulman W, 29-28
Oct 12 Anderson (Ind.) W, 49-35
Oct 19 Manchester L, 30-21
Oct 26 Defiance W, 28-0
Nov 9 at Bluffton W, 10-0
Nov 16 at Hanover L, 27-21
Statistics category Overall Conf
Rushes 131 113
Yards 853 709
Yards per game 85.3 101.3
Yards per rush 6.5 6.3
Touchdowns 7 5
Fumbles 3 3
Fumbles lost 2 2
Date Opponent Score comp att pct yds y/a td int sac yds
Aug 31 DePauw   - - - - - - - - -
Sep 7 at Benedictine (Ill.) L, 26-25 - - - - - - - - -
Sep 14 Albion L, 48-26 - - - - - - - - -
Sep 21 at Bluffton W, 34-19 - - - - - - - - -
Sep 28 Mt. St. Joseph L, 50-27 - - - - - - - - -
Oct 5 at Rose-Hulman W, 29-28 - - - - - - - - -
Oct 12 Anderson (Ind.) W, 49-35 - - - - - - - - -
Oct 19 Manchester L, 30-21 - - - - - - - - -
Oct 26 Defiance W, 28-0 - - - - - - - - -
Nov 9 at Bluffton W, 10-0 - - - - - - - - -
Nov 16 at Hanover L, 27-21 - - - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score rush yds y/a lng td fum lost
Aug 31 DePauw   - - - - - - -
Sep 7 at Benedictine (Ill.) L, 26-25 - - - - - - -
Sep 14 Albion L, 48-26 8 60 7.5 17 1 - -
Sep 21 at Bluffton W, 34-19 10 84 8.4 37 1 - -
Sep 28 Mt. St. Joseph L, 50-27 2 4 2.0 6 0 - -
Oct 5 at Rose-Hulman W, 29-28 14 57 4.1 14 0 2 1
Oct 12 Anderson (Ind.) W, 49-35 19 119 6.3 29 1 - -
Oct 19 Manchester L, 30-21 10 74 7.4 31 1 - -
Oct 26 Defiance W, 28-0 23 145 6.3 34 2 1 1
Nov 9 at Bluffton W, 10-0 18 93 5.2 19 1 - -
Nov 16 at Hanover L, 27-21 27 217 8.0 55 0 - -
Date Opponent Score rec yds y/r lng td fum lost
Aug 31 DePauw   - - - - - - -
Sep 7 at Benedictine (Ill.) L, 26-25 - - - - - - -
Sep 14 Albion L, 48-26 1 8 8.0 8 0 - -
Sep 21 at Bluffton W, 34-19 - - - - - - -
Sep 28 Mt. St. Joseph L, 50-27 2 12 6.0 6 0 - -
Oct 5 at Rose-Hulman W, 29-28 2 -1 -0.5 3 0 2 1
Oct 12 Anderson (Ind.) W, 49-35 4 47 11.8 18 0 - -
Oct 19 Manchester L, 30-21 2 31 15.5 25 0 - -
Oct 26 Defiance W, 28-0 1 -7 -7.0 0 0 1 1
Nov 9 at Bluffton W, 10-0 2 -2 -1.0 3 0 - -
Nov 16 at Hanover L, 27-21 - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score fgm fga lng xpm xpa pts
Aug 31 DePauw   - - - - - -
Sep 7 at Benedictine (Ill.) L, 26-25 - - - - - 0
Sep 14 Albion L, 48-26 - - - - - 0
Sep 21 at Bluffton W, 34-19 - - - - - 0
Sep 28 Mt. St. Joseph L, 50-27 - - - - - 0
Oct 5 at Rose-Hulman W, 29-28 - - - - - 0
Oct 12 Anderson (Ind.) W, 49-35 - - - - - 0
Oct 19 Manchester L, 30-21 - - - - - 0
Oct 26 Defiance W, 28-0 - - - - - 0
Nov 9 at Bluffton W, 10-0 - - - - - 0
Nov 16 at Hanover L, 27-21 - - - - - 0
Date Opponent Score punt yds avg long in20 fc tb blk
Aug 31 DePauw   - - - - - - - -
Sep 7 at Benedictine (Ill.) L, 26-25 - - - - - - - -
Sep 14 Albion L, 48-26 - - - - - - - -
Sep 21 at Bluffton W, 34-19 - - - - - - - -
Sep 28 Mt. St. Joseph L, 50-27 - - - - - - - -
Oct 5 at Rose-Hulman W, 29-28 - - - - - - - -
Oct 12 Anderson (Ind.) W, 49-35 - - - - - - - -
Oct 19 Manchester L, 30-21 - - - - - - - -
Oct 26 Defiance W, 28-0 - - - - - - - -
Nov 9 at Bluffton W, 10-0 - - - - - - - -
Nov 16 at Hanover L, 27-21 - - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score kr yds avg lng td pr yds avg lng td
Aug 31 DePauw   - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 7 at Benedictine (Ill.) L, 26-25 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 14 Albion L, 48-26 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 21 at Bluffton W, 34-19 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 28 Mt. St. Joseph L, 50-27 3 44 14.7 21 0 - - - - -
Oct 5 at Rose-Hulman W, 29-28 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 12 Anderson (Ind.) W, 49-35 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 19 Manchester L, 30-21 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 26 Defiance W, 28-0 - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 9 at Bluffton W, 10-0 - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 16 at Hanover L, 27-21 - - - - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score gp rush rcv pr kr yds
Aug 31 DePauw   - - - - - -
Sep 7 at Benedictine (Ill.) L, 26-25 1 - - - - 0
Sep 14 Albion L, 48-26 1 60 8 - - 68
Sep 21 at Bluffton W, 34-19 1 84 - - - 84
Sep 28 Mt. St. Joseph L, 50-27 1 4 12 - 44 60
Oct 5 at Rose-Hulman W, 29-28 1 57 -1 - - 56
Oct 12 Anderson (Ind.) W, 49-35 1 119 47 - - 166
Oct 19 Manchester L, 30-21 1 74 31 - - 105
Oct 26 Defiance W, 28-0 1 145 -7 - - 138
Nov 9 at Bluffton W, 10-0 1 93 -2 - - 91
Nov 16 at Hanover L, 27-21 1 217 - - - 217
Date Opponent Score pts rush rec kr pr int fum xpm fgm saf misc 2pt
Aug 31 DePauw   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 7 at Benedictine (Ill.) L, 26-25 0 - - - - - - - - - 0 -
Sep 14 Albion L, 48-26 6 1 0 - - - - - - - 0 -
Sep 21 at Bluffton W, 34-19 6 1 - - - - - - - - 0 -
Sep 28 Mt. St. Joseph L, 50-27 0 0 0 0 - - - - - - 0 -
Oct 5 at Rose-Hulman W, 29-28 0 0 0 - - - - - - - 0 -
Oct 12 Anderson (Ind.) W, 49-35 6 1 0 - - - - - - - 0 -
Oct 19 Manchester L, 30-21 6 1 0 - - - - - - - 0 -
Oct 26 Defiance W, 28-0 12 2 0 - - - - - - - 0 -
Nov 9 at Bluffton W, 10-0 6 1 0 - - - - - - - 0 -
Nov 16 at Hanover L, 27-21 0 0 - - - - - - - - 0 -
Date Opponent Score tack ast tot sack lost tfl yds ff fr td int yds td brup blk saf
Aug 31 DePauw   - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 7 at Benedictine (Ill.) L, 26-25 - - 0.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 14 Albion L, 48-26 1 0 1.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 21 at Bluffton W, 34-19 - - 0.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 28 Mt. St. Joseph L, 50-27 1 0 1.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 5 at Rose-Hulman W, 29-28 - - 0.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 12 Anderson (Ind.) W, 49-35 - - 0.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 19 Manchester L, 30-21 - - 0.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 26 Defiance W, 28-0 - - 0.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 9 at Bluffton W, 10-0 - - 0.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 16 at Hanover L, 27-21 - - 0.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
  gp comp att pct yds y/g y/a td int lg effic
2017-18 9 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
2018-19 10 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
2019-20 10 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
Total 29 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
  gp rush yds y/g avg td lg fum lost
2017-18 9 8 38 4.2 4.8 1 8 - -
2018-19 10 66 315 31.5 4.8 7 20 1 1
2019-20 10 131 853 85.3 6.5 7 55 3 2
Total 29 205 1206 41.6 5.9 15 55 4 3
  gp rec rec/g yds y/g avg td lg
2017-18 9 - - - - - - -
2018-19 10 6 0.6 92 9.2 15.3 1 44
2019-20 10 14 1.4 88 8.8 6.3 0 25
Total 29 20 0.7 180 6.2 9.0 1 44
  gp fgm fga pct lg xpm xpa pct pts
2017-18 9 - - - - - - - 0
2018-19 10 - - - - - - - 0
2019-20 10 - - - - - - - 0
Total 29 - - - - - - - 0
  gp punt yds avg lg in20 fc tb blk
2017-18 9 - - - - - - - -
2018-19 10 - - - - - - - -
2019-20 10 - - - - - - - -
Total 29 - - - - - - - -
  kr yds avg td lg pr yds avg td lg
2017-18 1 14 14.0 0 14 - - - - -
2018-19 1 14 14.0 0 14 - - - - -
2019-20 3 44 14.7 0 21 - - - - -
Total 5 72 14.4 0 21 - - - - -
  gp rush rcv pr kr yds ypg
2017-18 9 38 - - 14 52 5.8
2018-19 10 315 92 - 14 421 42.1
2019-20 10 853 88 - 44 985 98.5
Total 29 1206 180 - 72 1458 50.3
  pts pts/g rush rec kr pr int fum xpm fgm 2pt misc
2017-18 6 0.7 1 - 0 - - - - - - 0
2018-19 48 4.8 7 1 0 - - - - - - 0
2019-20 42 4.2 7 0 0 - - - - - - 0
Total 96 3.3 15 1 0 - - - - - - 0
  gp tkl ast tot tkl/g sck yds tfl yds ff fr yds int yds brup blk
2017-18 9 1 0 1.0 .1 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
2018-19 10 - - 0.0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
2019-20 10 2 0 2.0 .2 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
Total 29 3 0 3.0 .1 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
  gp comp att pct yds y/g y/a td int lg effic
Total 10 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
Conference 7 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - 0.0
-
Home 5 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
Away 5 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
Neutral - - - - - - - - - - 0.0
-
Wins 5 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
Losses 5 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
-
September 4 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
October 4 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
November 2 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
  gp rush yds y/g avg td lg fum lost
Total 10 131 853 85.3 6.5 7 55 3 2
Conference 7 113 709 101.3 6.3 5 55 3 2
Exhibition - - - - - - - - -
-
Home 5 62 402 80.4 6.5 5 34 1 1
Away 5 69 451 90.2 6.5 2 55 2 1
Neutral - - - - - - - - -
-
Wins 5 84 498 99.6 5.9 5 37 3 2
Losses 5 47 355 71.0 7.6 2 55 - -
-
September 4 20 148 37.0 7.4 2 37 - -
October 4 66 395 98.8 6.0 4 34 3 2
November 2 45 310 155.0 6.9 1 55 - -
  gp rec rec/g yds y/g avg td lg
Total 10 14 1.4 88 8.8 6.3 0 25
Conference 7 13 1.9 80 11.4 6.2 0 25
Exhibition - - - - - - - -
-
Home 5 10 2.0 91 18.2 9.1 0 25
Away 5 4 0.8 -3 -0.6 -0.8 0 3
Neutral - - - - - - - -
-
Wins 5 9 1.8 37 7.4 4.1 0 18
Losses 5 5 1.0 51 10.2 10.2 0 25
-
September 4 3 0.8 20 5.0 6.7 0 8
October 4 9 2.3 70 17.5 7.8 0 25
November 2 2 1.0 -2 -1.0 -1.0 0 3
  gp fgm fga pct lg xpm xpa pct pts
Total 10 - - - - - - - 0
Conference 7 - - - - - - - 0
Exhibition - - - - - - - - 0
-
Home 5 - - - - - - - 0
Away 5 - - - - - - - 0
Neutral - - - - - - - - 0
-
Wins 5 - - - - - - - 0
Losses 5 - - - - - - - 0
-
September 4 - - - - - - - 0
October 4 - - - - - - - 0
November 2 - - - - - - - 0
  gp punt yds avg lg in20 fc tb blk
Total 10 - - - - - - - -
Conference 7 - - - - - - - -
Exhibition - - - - - - - - -
-
Home 5 - - - - - - - -
Away 5 - - - - - - - -
Neutral - - - - - - - - -
-
Wins 5 - - - - - - - -
Losses 5 - - - - - - - -
-
September 4 - - - - - - - -
October 4 - - - - - - - -
November 2 - - - - - - - -
  kr yds avg td lg pr yds avg td lg
Total 3 44 14.7 0 21 - - - - -
Conference 3 44 14.7 0 21 - - - - -
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - -
-
Home 3 44 14.7 0 21 - - - - -
Away - - - - - - - - - -
Neutral - - - - - - - - - -
-
Wins - - - - - - - - - -
Losses 3 44 14.7 0 21 - - - - -
-
September 3 44 14.7 0 21 - - - - -
October - - - - - - - - - -
November - - - - - - - - - -
  gp rush rcv pr kr yds ypg
Total 10 853 88 - 44 985 98.5
Conference 7 709 80 - 44 833 119.0
Exhibition - - - - - 0 -
-
Home 5 402 91 - 44 537 107.4
Away 5 451 -3 - - 448 89.6
Neutral - - - - - 0 -
-
Wins 5 498 37 - - 535 107.0
Losses 5 355 51 - 44 450 90.0
-
September 4 148 20 - 44 212 53.0
October 4 395 70 - - 465 116.3
November 2 310 -2 - - 308 154.0
  pts pts/g rush rec kr pr int fum xpm fgm 2pt misc
Total 42 4.2 7 0 0 - - - - - - 0
Conference 30 4.3 5 0 0 - - - - - - 0
Exhibition 0 - - - - - - - - - - 0
-
Home 30 6.0 5 0 0 - - - - - - 0
Away 12 2.4 2 0 - - - - - - - 0
Neutral 0 - - - - - - - - - - 0
-
Wins 30 6.0 5 0 - - - - - - - 0
Losses 12 2.4 2 0 0 - - - - - - 0
-
September 12 3.0 2 0 0 - - - - - - 0
October 24 6.0 4 0 - - - - - - - 0
November 6 3.0 1 0 - - - - - - - 0
  gp tkl ast tot tkl/g sck yds tfl yds ff fr yds int yds brup blk
Total 10 2 0 2.0 .2 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
Conference 7 1 0 1.0 .1 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
Exhibition - - - 0.0 - - - 0 - - - - - - - -
-
Home 5 2 0 2.0 .4 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
Away 5 - - 0.0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
Neutral - - - 0.0 - - - 0 - - - - - - - -
-
Wins 5 - - 0.0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
Losses 5 2 0 2.0 .4 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
-
September 4 2 0 2.0 .5 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
October 4 - - 0.0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
November 2 - - 0.0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -