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5-11 / 215
A powerful and shifty back who will complement John Hubert in the Wildcat backfield... Also serves as the "Wildcat" back.
2011: Saw action in 10 games in 2011, including a start against Texas A&M... Rushed for 144 yards and two touchdowns... Rushed five times for 33 yards and his first career touchdown against No. 15 Baylor... Set career highs in both rushes (8) and yards (61) at Kansas... Registered a five-yard touchdown at No. 3 Oklahoma State.
COMMUNITY COLLEGE: Named to PrepStar magazine's All-Midlands Region team... Played in 11 games for Hutchinson in 2010... Rushed for 834 yards on 155 carries averaging 5.4 yards a carry and 75.8 yards a game... Rushed for nine touchdowns including an 83-yard touchdown run... Was 12-of-26 for the season through the air for 281 yards, with no interceptions and six touchdown passes... Had a pass efficiency rating of 213.1 and a completion percentage of 46.2... Also caught 10 passes for 71 yards... Returned eight kicks for 151 yards, averaging 18.9 yards a return... Accounted for 1,115 yards on 181 plays on the year for an average of 101.4 yards of total offense a game... Earned Verizon/Jayhawk Conference Offensive Player of the Week honors on September 21, 2010, with 228 yards rushing on 16 carries and four touchdowns.
HIGH SCHOOL: A two-year starter at Cairo who led the Syrupmakers to a 27-2 record in 2007 and 2008... Cairo won consecutive regional championships, was the state runner-up in 2007 and won the Class AAA championship in 2008... Accounted for three touchdowns (two passing and one rushing), including a 78-yard touchdown run, in the championship game... Rushed for 882 yards and was 89-of-141 passing with 19 touchdowns as a senior... Earned first team all-state honors from the Associated Press and was the Atlanta Journal-Constitution All-State Offensive Player of the Year in 2008... Was also an honorable mention all-state quarterback by the AP and the Atlanta Journal-Constitution in 2007.
PERSONAL: Born August 12, 1991... Son of James and Lena Pease... Originally signed with K-State in 2009... A social sciences major.