2009: Did not play ... Shoulder injury ended his career ... Moved to student assistant coach during spring practice.
2008: Sat out due to NCAA transfer rules.
2007 (Southern Miss): Redshirted 2007 season.
High School: Played for Coach Corky Rogers as a two-year letterwinner at The Bolles School ... Finished senior season with 3,257 total yards for 32 touchdowns and only three interceptions ... Played freshman and sophomore seasons at Rutherford HS ... Career totals include 7,463 yards for 76 touchdowns and 18 interceptions ... Completed 69.0 percent of passes during senior season ... Helped lead team to 14-0 finish and State 2A Championship title ... First team all-district and all-state ... Named Florida Dairy Farmer's Class 2A Player of the Year as a senior ... Named Offensive Player of the Year by the Times Union ... Chosen to Sportswriters All-State first team ... A Super 24 selection ... Named 2A State Player of the Year ... Finished 3rd in Mr. Football competition in Florida ... Chosen as a Blue Chip Third-Team All-American ... Named 5A Sophomore of the Year ... Finished in all-time Top 10 in passing yardage and touchdown passes for the state of Florida ... Three-star rating by SuperPrep.com ... Two-star rating by Scout.com ... Two-star rating by rivals.com ... Two-star rating by MagnoliaPreps.com ... No. 72 quarterback nationally by Scout.com ... No. 85 quarterback nationally by ESPN.com ... Also lettered in baseball ... An All-Bay County selection for baseball as a sophomore.
Personal: Son of Steve and Mary Hardin ... Father played football at Florida State and was head football coach at Rutherford HS ... Brother Matt Hardin is the quarterback at Jacksonville State ... Born Jan. 23, 1989.