- Paul Hornung Award candidate - Preseason All-Big 12
A quick and athletic all-purpose player who is a dynamic kickoff returner and a threat at wide receiver... Enters his junior campaign with a 33.8-yard average and four kickoff return touchdowns to rank second in school and Big 12 history in each category... His career kickoff-return yardage of 1,096 ranks fourth in school history, while he ranks fifth in school history with 106.7 all-purpose yards per game... Voted a team captain for the 2013 season.
2012: Earned Second Team All-Big 12 honors as an all-purpose player by the Associated Press, while he was an honorable mention selection at wide receiver by both the league's coaches and the Associated Press... Also earned votes from the coaches as the Big 12 Special Teams Player of the Year... A member of the initial Walter Camp Player of the Year Award watch list who was named an honorable mention All-American as a kick returner by Sports Illustrated... A First Team All-Big 12 kick returner by ESPN.com and Phil Steele... A Midseason All-American as a kick returner by Phil Steele and All-Big 12 selection by CBSSports.com... Also a Midseason All-Big 12 kick returner by ESPN.com and a Second Team Academic All-Big 12 performer... Started 11 games at receiver, ranking second on the team with 44 receptions for 687 yards and a team-high tying four touchdowns... Ranked fifth in school history in receptions (44) and yards (687) among sophomores... Had a career night offensively at West Virginia, setting career marks in receptions (9), yards (194) and receiving touchdowns (2)... His 194 yards were the fifth-most in school history and the most by a sophomore receiver in school history... Caught five passes for 75 yards against Oklahoma State while returning two kickoffs for 127 yards, including a 100-yard touchdown return... It was his second-career 100-yard kickoff return, becoming the first player in school history to accomplish the feat... Returned two kickoffs for 119 yards against North Texas, including a 96-yard touchdown... Caught two passes against Texas for 73 yards, including a 55-yard touchdown catch... Hauled in a 34-yard touchdown pass against Kansas while returning two kickoffs for a 25-yard average... Led team with seven receptions for 62 yards against Texas Tech... Hauled in three passes for 57 yards against Miami, including a 44-yarder... Made two catches for 55 yards at Iowa State... Caught four passes for 37 yards and returned a kickoff 22 yards at Oklahoma.
2011: Named a First Team Walter Camp All-American as a kickoff returner, the lone true freshman on the team... Also earned Second Team All-America accolades from Sports Illustrated and Rivals.com, while he earned honorable mention honors from CBSSports.com... Named the Big 12 Offensive Freshman of the Year, a Second Team All-Big 12 kick returner and received votes for the Big 12 Special Teams Player of the Year Award by the league's coaches... Also a Second Team All-Big 12 performer as an all-purpose player by the Associated Press... Earned First Team All-Big 12 honors from ESPN.com, the Kansas City Star and Fort Worth Star-Telegram... Named a First Team Freshman All-American by Sporting News and earned second-team honors from Rivals... Set the Big 12 and K-State single-season record for kickoff-return average at 35.2 yards per return, a mark that would have led the nation had he met the required minimum of games played... One of 10 players nationally with at least two kickoff return touchdowns and is the first player in school history to return one for a score in consecutive games as he did so at Texas Tech and Kansas... His return against the Red Raiders went 100 yards, which tied the school record, as he earned Big 12 Special Teams Player of the Week honors... Totaled 563 kickoff-return yards to rank sixth in school history... Tallied 315 all-purpose yards (84 rush, 32 rec., 6 punt ret., 193 kick ret.) at No. 3 Oklahoma State, a mark that was 15th nationally, as he earned his second Big 12 Special Teams Player of the Week accolade... Made six starts at wide receiver... Hauled in a 20-yard touchdown pass at Miami... Caught a five passes for 110 yards - both career highs - at Kansas... Also caught a touchdown pass against the Jayhawks to go along with his 97-yard touchdown on the second-half opening kickoff.
HIGH SCHOOL: Named to the Tulsa World All-Metro Team... Named to PrepStar magazine's All-Midlands Region team... Named to the All-State First-Team Football Team by the Tulsa World... Caught 42 passes for 765 yards and 13 touchdowns his senior season... Also had 54 tackles and six interceptions on defense... Led Booker T. Washington to a 13-1 record and a win in the 5A state title game... Had 279 receiving yards and three touchdowns as a junior... On defense, he recorded 29 tackles, two interceptions and four pass deflections on defense... Teammates with current Wildcats Dante Barnett and Kennan Taylor.
PERSONAL: Son of Kevin Lockett and Nicole Edwards... Father (Kevin) and uncle (Aaron) both played at Kansas State... Kevin, K-State's all-time leading receiver, caught 217 passes for 3,032 yards while playing for Bill Snyder in the mid-1990s... Aaron caught 137 passes for 2,400 yards - fourth on the all-time list - and ranks second in career punt-return yardage... Majoring in management.