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Casey Robottom

Class:
RS Senior

Hometown:
LaPlace, La.

High School:
St. Charles Catholic

Height / Weight:
5-11 / 180

Position:
Wide Receiver

Birthdate:
03/22/1988

Experience:
3L

Major:
Finance

Casey Robottom

Career Note: Fifth-year senior has 77 catches for 969 yards and three touchdowns on offense while returning 26 punts and eight kickoffs for a combined 319 yards during his career...expected to once again be one of the team's top receivers in 2010.

2009: Started all 12 games at wide receiver as a junior...led the team in punt return yards (35) while finishing second in catches (50), receiving yards (584), touchdown catches (2) and punt returns (3), and third in all-purpose yards (622)...caught a career-high eight passes for a season-best 91 yards and a touchdown at Rice (11/14)...posted five-plus catches on six occasions, including seven-catch contests at LSU (10/31) and vs UTEP (11/7), and a six-catch game vs Tulsa (9/4)...had 83 receiving yards vs UTEP and added 82 yards and a score against Tulsa...had punt returns vs Tulsa, UTEP and at UCF (11/21) and posted a season-long 16-yard return against Tulsa...averaged 5.7 catches and 61.7 yards per game over the final six contests of the year.

2008: Saw action in all 12 games as a sophomore, including starts in each of the final six games of the year...led the team in punt returns (10) and punt return yards (63) while ranking tied for second in touchdown catches (1), third in kickoff return yards (166), tied for third in kickoff returns (8), sixth in all-purpose yards (449) and receiving yards (203), and seventh in catches (16)...caught a season-best three passes for 66 yards and a touchdown vs Rice (10/25) and for 18 yards at Tulsa...also had two-catch outings at UTEP (10/11), at Houston (11/8), vs UAB (11/15) and at Memphis (11/29)...tied a Tulane single-game record with eight kickoff returns at Memphis and his 166 return yards ranks third in school history...also carried the ball twice for 15 yards and a score against the Tigers and finished the game with 199 all-purpose yards...tied a career-high with three punt returns and set a personal-best with 20 return yards vs Rice.

2007: Played in all 12 games as a redshirt-freshman, including seven starts at wide receiver...led team in punt returns (13) and punt return yards (55) while finishing fifth in receiving yards (182) and sixth in catches (11)...posted a season-best four catches for a career-high 115 yards - including a career-long 42-yard grab - vs Houston (9/15)...also hauled in three passes for 27 yards against Southeastern Louisiana (9/22)...returned a career-best three punts for 14 yards at Army (10/16).

2006: Did not play as a true freshman...redshirted the season...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 St. Charles Catholic where he saw time at wide receiver, cornerback, kickoff returner and punt returner for coach Frank Monica...helped the Comets advance to the state finals as a senior while claiming District 10-3A titles as a sophomore and junior...for his career, tallied 3,843 all-purpose yards: 217 rushing (3 TDs), 1,755 receiving (20 TDs), 711 punt return (3 TDs), 1,058 kickoff return (3 TD), and 102 on interception returns...as a senior, earned all-state, all-metro, all-district, Pelican Preps Player of the Week and WAFB High School Player of the Week honors after rushing for 217 yards and three scores, hauling in 40 passes for 623 yards and five touchdowns, posting 289 yards and a score on punt returns, tallying 736 yards and two touchdowns on kickoff returns, picking off four passes and forcing two fumbles...totaled more than 2,100 all-purpose yards as a senior...also lettered in baseball and basketball...off the field, was an Academic All-State selection, a four-year member of the Alpha Honor Roll and was named Mr. St. Charles Catholic.

Personal: Born Casey M. Robottom on March 22, 1988, in LaPlace, La...one of two children of Hernandez and Natalie Robottom...majoring in finance.

Robottom's Career Offensive Statistics

Year GP-GS Rush Yds Avg. TD Long Rec Yds Avg. TD Long
2007 12-7 1 -5 -5.0 0 -5 11 182 16.5 0 42
2008 12-6 3 17 5.7 1 8 16 203 12.7 1 42
2009 12-12 1 3 3.0 0 3 50 584 11.7 2 38
Career 36-25 5 15 3.0 1 8 77 969 12.6 3 42

Robottom's Career Return Statistics

Year GP-GS PR Yds Avg. TD Long KOR Yds Avg. TD Long
2007 12-7 13 55 4.2 0 14 0 0 0.0 0 0
2008 12-6 10 63 6.3 0 18 8 166 20.8 0 28
2009 12-12 3 35 11.7 0 16 0 0 0.0 0 0
Career 36-25 26 153 5.9 0 18 8 166 20.8 0 28

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