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Brian King
Brian King

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Slidell, La.

High School:
Slidell

Height / Weight:
6-1 / 191

Position:
Wide Receiver

Birthdate:
12/12/1986

Experience:
3L

Major:
Finance


10/28/2006

Tulane vs. Army

Tulane vs. Army

TULANE: A three-year letterwinner and returning starter who has played in 35 career games with 12 starts... career numbers include 61 receptions for 907 yards and six touchdowns... enters fall drills as the starter at split end.

2007 (JUNIOR): Started nine of 12 games at split end and produced 30 catches for 446 yards and two touchdowns... finished third on the team in receptions and second for yards and receiving touchdowns... caught four passes for a career-best 91 yards and a touchdown against Tulsa... hauled in a pair of receptions for 59 yards against UTEP and Rice... made four receptions for 50 yards and a score at UAB... hooked up with Anthony Scelfo for a season-high 47-yard reception at Rice.

2006 (SOPHOMORE): Played in every game and made two starts... made back-to-back starts against Army and Marshall... hauled in 16 receptions for 272 yards (17.0) and three touchdowns... longest catch was a 47-yard score from Lester Ricard at Mississippi State... best receiving day of the year was five catches for 83 yards and a touchdown vs. Army... finished with three catches against Rice and Marshall... scored on a 27-yard catch from Ricard against Rice... caught one pass against No. 10 LSU, UTEP, No. 8 Auburn and UCF.

2005 (FRESHMAN): 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 and SMU... snared a career-long 48-yard pass against Southeastern Louisiana... scored his first career touchdown on a 21-yard reception against UCF.

HIGH SCHOOL: A 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 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 while 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 included 162 catches for 2,036 yards with 21 touchdowns and 10 interceptions... also lettered in basketball and 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: A finance major... born Brian Christopher King on December 12, 1986, in Knoxville, Tenn.... the son of Christopher and Traci King... his grandfather, Joseph King, and two uncles played football at Tennessee State... a member of the Student-Athlete Advisory Council.

King's Career Receiving Stats
Year	G/GS	No.	Yds.	Yd/C	Yd/Gm	TD		LP/Opp.
2005	11/1	15	189	12.6	17.2	1		48/SE La.
2006	12/2	16	272	17.0	22.7	3		47/Miss. St
2007	12/9	30	446	14.9	37.2	2		47/Rice
Career	35/12	61	907	14.9	25.9	6		48/SE La.