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Kevin Burris
Kevin Burris

Class:
Sophomore

Hometown:
Watkinsville, Ga.

High School:
North Oconee

Height / Weight:
6-2 / 240

Position:
Tight End

Birthdate:
07/19/1991

Experience:
1L

Major:
Business


2009: Played in 11 games at tight end as a true freshman...finished 10th on the team overall and third among tight ends in receptions (5) while ranking ninth in receiving yards (42)...caught a career-best two passes vs Tulsa (9/4) and at Southern Miss (10/24)...added a career-best 22 receiving yards against the Golden Eagles...also caught a three-yard pass at LSU (10/31)...off the field, was a member of the Conference USA Commissioner's Honor Roll and Tulane's 3.0 Club.

High School: Three-year letterman at North Oconee High where he played tight end and fullback for coach Terry Tuley...two-star recruit by Rivals.com...earned first-team All-Northeast Georgia, all-region and all-county as a senior when he caught 24 passes for 319 yards and a touchdown...voted team captain and MVP of NOHS in 2008...first-team all-county and honorable-mention All-Northeast Georgia recognition as a junior after posting 18 catches for 217 yards and five scores...also lettered three years in basketball...off the field, was a member of the Beta Club, Honor Roll.

Personal: Born Kevin Alexander Burris on July 19, 1991, in Raleigh, N.C...son of Bill and Gina Taylor...has one sister, Julie Taylor...cousin, Elliott Carson, played football at Vanderbilt and for the Scottish Claymores of NFL Europa...majoring in business.

Burris' Career Offensive Statistics

Year GP-GS Rush Yds Avg. TD Long Rec Yds Avg. TD Long
2009 11-0 0 0 0.7 0 0 5 42 9.4 0 13