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Brian King
Brian King

Class:
Sophomore

Hometown:
Slidell, La.

High School:
Slidell

Height / Weight:
6-1 / 180

Position:
Wide Receiver

Birthdate:
12/12/1986

Experience:
1L

Major:
Undecided


2005: Played in all 11 games, including a start against SMU (9/24) as a true freshman. Ranked fifth on the team in receiving yards with 189 on 15 catches. Averaged 12.6 yards per catch. Had a career-high three receptions against Mississippi State (9/17) and SMU. Snared a career-long 48-yard pass against Southeastern Louisiana (10/1). Scored his first career touchdown on a 21-yard reception against UCF (10/21).

HIGH SCHOOL: First team 5A All-State receiver who was also nominated for the Wendy's High School Heisman. Named the Old Spice Red Zone Player of the Year and earned honorable mention notice on The Baton Rouge Advocate's "Super Dozen" list. The Times Picayune named him to its All-Metro and All-Parish first teams. Also a first team All-District 5-5A choice for the second straight season. The Slidell Sentry-News chose him to its All-East St. Tammany and all-district squads. Caught 90 passes for 1,107 yards and 12 touchdowns as a senior whie picking off six passes on defense. An honorable mention all-state honoree in 2003. Also named first team all-parish and all-district as a junior. Caught 46 passes for 643 yards and five TDs in 2003 with one INT on defense. Four-year letterman whose team advanced to the state semifinals in 2004 and won district titles in 2002 and 2003. Career stats include 162 catches for 2,036 yards with 21 touchdowns and 10 interceptions. The Tigers advanced to the state quarterfinals his sophomore season and were undefeated in the district. Played basketball as a sophomore and is a two-year letterwinner in track and field. An honorable mention selection to the Academic All-State football team. Honor Roll student all four years who carried a 3.7 GPA. Also a member of Mu Alpha Theta and the Fellowship of Christian Athletes.

PERSONAL: Full name is Brian Christopher King. Born Dec. 12, 1986, in Knoxville, Tenn. Parents are Christopher and Traci King. His grandfather, Joseph King, and two uncles played football at Tennessee St.

King's Career Receiving Stats

Year G-GS No. Yds Avg TD LP/Opp
2005 11-1 15 189 12.6 1 48/SE La.