Green Wave continue to work on playbook with the start of the 2013 season slated for Aug. 29
Green Wave goes through 16 periods on Monday; Johnson pleased with first day
11 Louisianians, including 9 area natives, highlight class; Wave add 10 on offense, 5 on defense and 1 athlete
2013: Played in 11 games with one start as a redshirt-freshman...ranked third on the team in receptions (19) and fifth in receiving yards (118) while running once for six yards and returning one punt...had a career-best five catches for 17 yards at Syracuse (9/21)...tallied a a season-high 36 yards on two grabs and tallied his lone rushing attempt at UTSA (11/9)...posted three receptions on two occasions: for 18 yards vs East Carolina (10/12) and for four yards at Rice (11/30)...added two-catch performances for 15 yards at Louisiana Tech (9/12) and for 19 yards vs Louisiana-Lafayette in the R+L Carriers New Orleans Bowl (12/21)...logged single-reception contests vs Tulsa (10/26) and at FAU (11/2).
2012: Did not play as a true freshman...redshirted the season.
High School: Four-year letterman at McDonogh 35 for coach Wayne Reese...rated a two-star recruit by Rivals.com, Scout.com and 247Sports.com...tabbed No. 297 wide receiver in the country by Scout.com and No. 310 receiver nationally by 247Sports.com...listed as No. 91 recruit in Louisiana by 247Sports.com...received 74 Sports Rating by 247Sports.com and a 45 Scout Grade by ESPN.com...helped lead the Roneagles to a combined 30-19-1 record with four playoff appearances as a prepster, including a district title as a sophomore...for his career, ran 81 times for 586 yards (7.2 avg.) and eight touchdowns while hauling in 60 passes for 923 yards (15.4 avg.) and seven scores...as a senior, named first-team all-state, All-District 9-4A and all-metro after running 46 times for 365 yards (7.9 avg.) and six touchdowns and catching 18 passes for 318 yards (17.7 avg.) and three scores...also returned a kickoff for a touchdown...selected to play in the 2011 Lake Pontchartrain All-Star Football Classic...as a junior, ran 35 times for 221 yards (6.3 avg.) and two touchdowns while hauling in 42 passes for 605 yards (14.4 avg.) and four scores, and returning 12 kickoffs for 317 yards (26.4 avg.).
Personal: Born Kedrick Kendall Banks on Aug. 1, 1993, in New Orleans, La...son of Juanita Blakely...has two brothers: Delvin and Lionel; and one sister, Kierra...undecided on major.
Banks' Career Offensive Statistics