2013: Named to the watch lists for the Lombardi and Outland Trophies.
2012: A First-Team All-BIG EAST Confernece honoree ... started all 13 games at left tackle ... helped lead an offensive line unit that paved the way for a 1,000-yard rusher for the third-straight year while surrendering only 13 sacks, a mark that ranked in the Top-20 in the NCAA Football Bowl Subdivision ... an Academic All-BIG EAST selection ... winner of the John Pease Award at the postseason banquet, which recognizes the team's outstanding offensive lineman.
2011: Helped lead the Bearcats to a 10-3 record, BIG EAST Conference Championship and a win in the 2011 AutoZone Liberty Bowl over Vanderbilt ... Bujnoch and his offensive line mates paved the way for a 1,000-yard rusher for the second straight season, the first time a UC team has achieved that feat in 25 years ... took home the C-Club Strothman Award for Academic Excellence at the team's postseason banquet ... an Academic All-BIG EAST selection.
Elder High School: Named a three-star recruit by Rivals.com and Scout.com ... was a member of the state runner-up team in 2008 ... honored as the top lineman in the GCL South as a senior ... also earned first-team all-State, first-team all-District, and first-team all-GCL accolades ... member of National Honor Society ... coached by Doug Ramsey.
Austen Jack Bujnoch: born June 18, 1991 ... son of Glenn and Sue Bujnoch ... last name is pronounced Booj-knock ... brother of former UC lineman Digger Bujnoch (2004-07) ... father Glenn played in the NFL from 1976-84 with the Cincinnati Bengals and Tampa Bay Buccaneers.
Academic Major: History.