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Lake Erie
25 Anthony Bilal
25 Anthony Bilal
Height: 5-8
Weight: 185
Year: Sr./Sr.
Hometown: Painesville, Ohio
High School: Riverside
Position: RB
gp 9
yds 1351
yds/g 150.1
td 18

2014: Consensus First-Team... finished third in the Harlon Hill voting... rushed for 2,091 on just 254 carries (8.2 avg.)... tied for the national lead in rushing touchdowns with 29... ECAC Co-Offensive Player of the Year... GLIAC Offensive Back of the Year... recieved NCAA statistical champion plaque for points per game... All-GLIAC Academic Team

2013: Set many program-highs in 2013, finishing as one of the nation's top rushing leaders...accounted for 60 percent of Lake Erie's effective ground game in 2013, rushing for 1,542 yards and 24 touchdowns while averaging 5.8 yards per carry...rushed for a touchdown in 10 games last season, including eight games with at least two...rushed for four touchdowns in a game twice...ran for 100 yards in eight games including five games of 150 yards or better and pair of 200 yard rushing games...against Notre Dame College (Oct 12), he set a program-high for rushing yards in a game with 235 yards...named to USA College Football's Preseason All-American Team as a Honorable Mention...earned GLIAC Offensive Player of the Week for his performance against Gannon

2012: Played in nine games as a true freshman, earning six starts... rushed for a school, single-season record 855 yards on 141 attempts and scored eight touchdowns... averaged 6.1 yards per carry... his 95.0 yards-per-game average was highest in school history as well... had four games over 100 yards, including a career-high 192 yards (23 attempts) at Notre Dame Oct. 6... had a season-long run of 58 yards in that game... ran 27 times for 186 yards at Wayne State Sept. 15... those totals are the second- and third-highest yardage total in a single game in LEC history... his 27 attempts at Wayne State were also a school record... scored two touchdowns in a game three times... other 100-yard efforts came at Ashland (103) on Sept. 29 and at Tiffin (109) on Nov. 10... gained 99 yards on 12 carries in his collegiate debut against Ferris State Sept. 8... caught five passes for 36 yards... averaged a team-high 21.3 yards on 10 kickoff returns (213 yards)... totaled 1,104 all-purpose yards and averaged 122.7 yards-per-game, both most ever in a single season at Lake Erie... named to GLIAC Weekly Honor Roll for Offense four times.   

PRIOR TO LAKE ERIE: Three year varsity player at nearby Riverside High School… as a senior earned first-team All-Premier Athletic Conference and All-Lake County honors on offense as he scored 10 total touchdowns… also received honorable mention all-district and was named to the News-Herald All-Star First Team… also ran track where he was an all-district sprinter and long jumper.

PERSONAL: Born June 19, 1994... son of Trisahelle Smith and Tyrone and Heather Bilal... plans to major in business with a minor in sport management. 

Recent Games
Oct 10 Urbana L, 33-30
Oct 17 at Saginaw Valley (Mich.) L, 37-34
Oct 24 Malone W, 27-24
Oct 31 Ferris State (Mich.) L, 70-19
Nov 7 at Wayne State (Mich.) L, 56-54
Nov 14 Michigan Tech L, 63-23
Statistics category Overall Conf
Rushes 224 193
Yards 1351 1217
Yards per game 150.1 152.1
Yards per rush 6.0 6.3
Touchdowns 18 16
Fumbles 1 1
Fumbles lost 1 1
Date Opponent Score comp att pct yds y/a td int sac yds
Sep 3 Ashland L, 56-22 - - - - - - - - -
Sep 12 at Hillsdale (Mich.) L, 52-29 - - - - - - - - -
Sep 19 at Walsh W, 34-33 - - - - - - - - -
Sep 26 Grand Valley State (Mich.) L, 65-23 - - - - - - - - -
Oct 3 at Ohio Dominican L, 48-26 - - - - - - - - -
Oct 10 Urbana L, 33-30 - - - - - - - - -
Oct 17 at Saginaw Valley (Mich.) L, 37-34 - - - - - - - - -
Oct 24 Malone W, 27-24 - - - - - - - - -
Oct 31 Ferris State (Mich.) L, 70-19 - - - - - - - - -
Nov 7 at Wayne State (Mich.) L, 56-54 - - - - - - - - -
Nov 14 Michigan Tech L, 63-23 - - - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score rush yds y/a lng td fum lost
Sep 3 Ashland L, 56-22 21 216 10.3 89 3 - -
Sep 12 at Hillsdale (Mich.) L, 52-29 - - - - - - -
Sep 19 at Walsh W, 34-33 - - - - - - -
Sep 26 Grand Valley State (Mich.) L, 65-23 25 152 6.1 23 1 - -
Oct 3 at Ohio Dominican L, 48-26 35 203 5.8 42 2 - -
Oct 10 Urbana L, 33-30 31 134 4.3 18 2 - -
Oct 17 at Saginaw Valley (Mich.) L, 37-34 30 183 6.1 15 4 - -
Oct 24 Malone W, 27-24 23 147 6.4 62 1 1 1
Oct 31 Ferris State (Mich.) L, 70-19 11 20 1.8 8 1 - -
Nov 7 at Wayne State (Mich.) L, 56-54 29 270 9.3 74 4 - -
Nov 14 Michigan Tech L, 63-23 19 26 1.4 8 0 - -
Date Opponent Score rec yds y/r lng td fum lost
Sep 3 Ashland L, 56-22 - - - - - - -
Sep 12 at Hillsdale (Mich.) L, 52-29 - - - - - - -
Sep 19 at Walsh W, 34-33 - - - - - - -
Sep 26 Grand Valley State (Mich.) L, 65-23 2 12 6.0 10 0 - -
Oct 3 at Ohio Dominican L, 48-26 2 8 4.0 4 0 - -
Oct 10 Urbana L, 33-30 1 -3 -3.0 0 0 - -
Oct 17 at Saginaw Valley (Mich.) L, 37-34 1 -5 -5.0 0 0 - -
Oct 24 Malone W, 27-24 - - - - - 1 1
Oct 31 Ferris State (Mich.) L, 70-19 - - - - - - -
Nov 7 at Wayne State (Mich.) L, 56-54 - - - - - - -
Nov 14 Michigan Tech L, 63-23 1 2 2.0 2 0 - -
Date Opponent Score fgm fga lng xpm xpa pts
Sep 3 Ashland L, 56-22 - - - - - 0
Sep 12 at Hillsdale (Mich.) L, 52-29 - - - - - -
Sep 19 at Walsh W, 34-33 - - - - - -
Sep 26 Grand Valley State (Mich.) L, 65-23 - - - - - 0
Oct 3 at Ohio Dominican L, 48-26 - - - - - 0
Oct 10 Urbana L, 33-30 - - - - - 0
Oct 17 at Saginaw Valley (Mich.) L, 37-34 - - - - - 0
Oct 24 Malone W, 27-24 - - - - - 0
Oct 31 Ferris State (Mich.) L, 70-19 - - - - - 0
Nov 7 at Wayne State (Mich.) L, 56-54 - - - - - 0
Nov 14 Michigan Tech L, 63-23 - - - - - 0
Date Opponent Score punt yds avg long in20 fc tb blk
Sep 3 Ashland L, 56-22 - - - - - - - -
Sep 12 at Hillsdale (Mich.) L, 52-29 - - - - - - - -
Sep 19 at Walsh W, 34-33 - - - - - - - -
Sep 26 Grand Valley State (Mich.) L, 65-23 - - - - - - - -
Oct 3 at Ohio Dominican L, 48-26 - - - - - - - -
Oct 10 Urbana L, 33-30 - - - - - - - -
Oct 17 at Saginaw Valley (Mich.) L, 37-34 - - - - - - - -
Oct 24 Malone W, 27-24 - - - - - - - -
Oct 31 Ferris State (Mich.) L, 70-19 - - - - - - - -
Nov 7 at Wayne State (Mich.) L, 56-54 - - - - - - - -
Nov 14 Michigan Tech L, 63-23 - - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score kr yds avg lng td pr yds avg lng td
Sep 3 Ashland L, 56-22 2 43 21.5 22 0 - - - - -
Sep 12 at Hillsdale (Mich.) L, 52-29 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 19 at Walsh W, 34-33 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 26 Grand Valley State (Mich.) L, 65-23 1 16 16.0 16 0 - - - - -
Oct 3 at Ohio Dominican L, 48-26 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 10 Urbana L, 33-30 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 17 at Saginaw Valley (Mich.) L, 37-34 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 24 Malone W, 27-24 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 31 Ferris State (Mich.) L, 70-19 1 21 21.0 21 0 - - - - -
Nov 7 at Wayne State (Mich.) L, 56-54 - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 14 Michigan Tech L, 63-23 - - - - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score gp rush rcv pr kr yds
Sep 3 Ashland L, 56-22 1 216 - - 43 259
Sep 12 at Hillsdale (Mich.) L, 52-29 - - - - - -
Sep 19 at Walsh W, 34-33 - - - - - -
Sep 26 Grand Valley State (Mich.) L, 65-23 1 152 12 - 16 180
Oct 3 at Ohio Dominican L, 48-26 1 203 8 - - 211
Oct 10 Urbana L, 33-30 1 134 -3 - - 131
Oct 17 at Saginaw Valley (Mich.) L, 37-34 1 183 -5 - - 178
Oct 24 Malone W, 27-24 1 147 - - - 147
Oct 31 Ferris State (Mich.) L, 70-19 1 20 - - 21 41
Nov 7 at Wayne State (Mich.) L, 56-54 1 270 - - - 270
Nov 14 Michigan Tech L, 63-23 1 26 2 - - 28
Date Opponent Score pts rush rec kr pr int fum xpm fgm saf misc 2pt
Sep 3 Ashland L, 56-22 18 3 - 0 - - - - - - 0 -
Sep 12 at Hillsdale (Mich.) L, 52-29 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 19 at Walsh W, 34-33 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 26 Grand Valley State (Mich.) L, 65-23 6 1 0 0 - - - - - - 0 -
Oct 3 at Ohio Dominican L, 48-26 12 2 0 - - - - - - - 0 -
Oct 10 Urbana L, 33-30 12 2 0 - - - - - - - 0 -
Oct 17 at Saginaw Valley (Mich.) L, 37-34 24 4 0 - - - - - - - 0 -
Oct 24 Malone W, 27-24 6 1 - - - - - - - - 0 -
Oct 31 Ferris State (Mich.) L, 70-19 6 1 - 0 - - - - - - 0 -
Nov 7 at Wayne State (Mich.) L, 56-54 24 4 - - - - - - - - 0 -
Nov 14 Michigan Tech L, 63-23 0 0 0 - - - - - - - 0 -
Date Opponent Score tack ast tot sack lost tfl yds ff fr td int yds td brup blk saf
Sep 3 Ashland L, 56-22 - - 0.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 12 at Hillsdale (Mich.) L, 52-29 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 19 at Walsh W, 34-33 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 26 Grand Valley State (Mich.) L, 65-23 - - 0.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 3 at Ohio Dominican L, 48-26 - - 0.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 10 Urbana L, 33-30 - - 0.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 17 at Saginaw Valley (Mich.) L, 37-34 - - 0.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 24 Malone W, 27-24 - - 0.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 31 Ferris State (Mich.) L, 70-19 - - 0.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 7 at Wayne State (Mich.) L, 56-54 - - 0.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 14 Michigan Tech L, 63-23 - - 0.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
  gp comp att pct yds y/g y/a td int lg effic
2012-13 9 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
2013-14 11 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
2014-15 11 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
2015-16 9 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
Total 40 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
  gp rush yds y/g avg td lg fum lost
2012-13 9 141 855 95.0 6.1 8 58 2 0
2013-14 11 267 1542 140.2 5.8 24 71 4 2
2014-15 11 254 2091 190.1 8.2 29 80 2 2
2015-16 9 224 1351 150.1 6.0 18 89 1 1
Total 40 886 5839 146.0 6.6 79 89 9 5
  gp rec rec/g yds y/g avg td lg
2012-13 9 5 0.6 36 4.0 7.2 0 14
2013-14 11 15 1.4 85 7.7 5.7 0 14
2014-15 11 7 0.6 51 4.6 7.3 0 12
2015-16 9 7 0.8 14 1.6 2.0 0 10
Total 40 34 0.8 186 4.7 5.5 0 14
  gp fgm fga pct lg xpm xpa pct pts
2012-13 9 - - - - - - - 0
2013-14 11 - - - - 0 0 - 0
2014-15 11 - - - - - - - 0
2015-16 9 - - - - - - - 0
Total 40 - - - - 0 0 - 0
  gp punt yds avg lg in20 fc tb blk
2012-13 9 - - - - - - - -
2013-14 11 - - - - - - - -
2014-15 11 - - - - - - - -
2015-16 9 - - - - - - - -
Total 40 - - - - - - - -
  kr yds avg td lg pr yds avg td lg
2012-13 10 213 21.3 0 35 - - - - -
2013-14 2 14 7.0 0 12 - - - - -
2014-15 - - - - - - - - - -
2015-16 4 80 20.0 0 22 - - - - -
Total 16 307 19.2 0 35 - - - - -
  gp rush rcv pr kr yds ypg
2012-13 9 855 36 - 213 1104 122.7
2013-14 11 1542 85 - 14 1641 149.2
2014-15 11 2091 51 - - 2142 194.7
2015-16 9 1351 14 - 80 1445 160.6
Total 40 5839 186 - 307 6332 158.3
  pts pts/g rush rec kr pr int fum xpm fgm 2pt misc
2012-13 48 5.3 8 0 0 - - - - - - 0
2013-14 144 13.1 24 0 0 - - - 0 - 0 0
2014-15 174 15.8 29 0 - - - - - - - 0
2015-16 108 12.0 18 0 0 - - - - - - 0
Total 474 11.8 79 0 0 - - - 0 - 0 0
  gp tkl ast tot tkl/g sck yds tfl yds ff fr yds int yds brup blk
2012-13 9 - - 0.0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - 1 -
2013-14 11 1 0 1.0 .1 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
2014-15 11 - - 0.0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
2015-16 9 - - 0.0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
Total 40 1 0 1.0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - 1 -
  gp comp att pct yds y/g y/a td int lg effic
Total 9 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
Conference 8 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - 0.0
-
Home 6 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
Away 3 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
Neutral - - - - - - - - - - 0.0
-
Wins 1 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
Losses 8 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
-
September 2 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
October 5 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
November 2 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
  gp rush yds y/g avg td lg fum lost
Total 9 224 1351 150.1 6.0 18 89 1 1
Conference 8 193 1217 152.1 6.3 16 89 1 1
Exhibition - - - - - - - - -
-
Home 6 130 695 115.8 5.3 8 89 1 1
Away 3 94 656 218.7 7.0 10 74 - -
Neutral - - - - - - - - -
-
Wins 1 23 147 147.0 6.4 1 62 1 1
Losses 8 201 1204 150.5 6.0 17 89 - -
-
September 2 46 368 184.0 8.0 4 89 - -
October 5 130 687 137.4 5.3 10 62 1 1
November 2 48 296 148.0 6.2 4 74 - -
  gp rec rec/g yds y/g avg td lg
Total 9 7 0.8 14 1.6 2.0 0 10
Conference 8 6 0.8 17 2.1 2.8 0 10
Exhibition - - - - - - - -
-
Home 6 4 0.7 11 1.8 2.8 0 10
Away 3 3 1.0 3 1.0 1.0 0 4
Neutral - - - - - - - -
-
Wins 1 - - - - - - -
Losses 8 7 0.9 14 1.8 2.0 0 10
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September 2 2 1.0 12 6.0 6.0 0 10
October 5 4 0.8 0 0.0 0.0 0 4
November 2 1 0.5 2 1.0 2.0 0 2
  gp fgm fga pct lg xpm xpa pct pts
Total 9 - - - - - - - 0
Conference 8 - - - - - - - 0
Exhibition - - - - - - - - 0
-
Home 6 - - - - - - - 0
Away 3 - - - - - - - 0
Neutral - - - - - - - - 0
-
Wins 1 - - - - - - - 0
Losses 8 - - - - - - - 0
-
September 2 - - - - - - - 0
October 5 - - - - - - - 0
November 2 - - - - - - - 0
  gp punt yds avg lg in20 fc tb blk
Total 9 - - - - - - - -
Conference 8 - - - - - - - -
Exhibition - - - - - - - - -
-
Home 6 - - - - - - - -
Away 3 - - - - - - - -
Neutral - - - - - - - - -
-
Wins 1 - - - - - - - -
Losses 8 - - - - - - - -
-
September 2 - - - - - - - -
October 5 - - - - - - - -
November 2 - - - - - - - -
  kr yds avg td lg pr yds avg td lg
Total 4 80 20.0 0 22 - - - - -
Conference 4 80 20.0 0 22 - - - - -
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - -
-
Home 4 80 20.0 0 22 - - - - -
Away - - - - - - - - - -
Neutral - - - - - - - - - -
-
Wins - - - - - - - - - -
Losses 4 80 20.0 0 22 - - - - -
-
September 3 59 19.7 0 22 - - - - -
October 1 21 21.0 0 21 - - - - -
November - - - - - - - - - -
  gp rush rcv pr kr yds ypg
Total 9 1351 14 - 80 1445 160.6
Conference 8 1217 17 - 80 1314 164.3
Exhibition - - - - - 0 -
-
Home 6 695 11 - 80 786 131.0
Away 3 656 3 - - 659 219.7
Neutral - - - - - 0 -
-
Wins 1 147 - - - 147 147.0
Losses 8 1204 14 - 80 1298 162.3
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September 2 368 12 - 59 439 219.5
October 5 687 0 - 21 708 141.6
November 2 296 2 - - 298 149.0
  pts pts/g rush rec kr pr int fum xpm fgm 2pt misc
Total 108 12.0 18 0 0 - - - - - - 0
Conference 96 12.0 16 0 0 - - - - - - 0
Exhibition 0 - - - - - - - - - - 0
-
Home 48 8.0 8 0 0 - - - - - - 0
Away 60 20.0 10 0 - - - - - - - 0
Neutral 0 - - - - - - - - - - 0
-
Wins 6 6.0 1 - - - - - - - - 0
Losses 102 12.8 17 0 0 - - - - - - 0
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September 24 12.0 4 0 0 - - - - - - 0
October 60 12.0 10 0 0 - - - - - - 0
November 24 12.0 4 0 - - - - - - - 0
  gp tkl ast tot tkl/g sck yds tfl yds ff fr yds int yds brup blk
Total 9 - - 0.0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
Conference 8 - - 0.0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
Exhibition - - - 0.0 - - - 0 - - - - - - - -
-
Home 6 - - 0.0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
Away 3 - - 0.0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
Neutral - - - 0.0 - - - 0 - - - - - - - -
-
Wins 1 - - 0.0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
Losses 8 - - 0.0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
-
September 2 - - 0.0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
October 5 - - 0.0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
November 2 - - 0.0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -