Ervin Garner Position: Split End
Class: Freshman
Height: 5' 9"
Weight: 156 lbs.
High School: Oakton
Hometown: Fairfax, Va.
photo A late addition to the 2007 signing class ... Signed in June of 2007 after first committing to Towson ... A speedy player who could be a factor in the return game early in his career ... Must dedicate himself to the weight room.

High School: Totaled 35 receptions for 450 yards his senior year for Coach Joe Thompson at Oakton ... Caught four touchdown passes and rushed for another ... Also had four interceptions and two fumble recoveries his final year ... A dangerous return man who had 200 yards and three touchdowns on punt returns and 500 yards and four scores on kickoff returns his senior year ... Earned second-team all-state honors as a wide receiver and on special teams his senior year ... Also earned first-team all-district at wide receiver, cornerback and as a return man, first-team all-region at wide receiver and as a return man and second-team all-region at cornerback ... 2007 All-Gameday Player of the Year finalist ... Named his high school's male athlete of the year ... Team won a Virginia AAA Group 6 state title as a sophomore ... For his career, caught 65 passes for 850 yards and 20 touchdowns ... Also had nine touchdowns on returns ... Also excelled in track as a sprint man ... Ran a 10.84 100-meter dash and a 22.4 200-meter dash in high school ... Held the school record in the 4X100-meter relay with a time of 42.93 when he graduated.

Personal: Ervin Darrell Garner ... Born 4/29/89 in Washington, DC ... Son of Andrea Garner ... ... Cousin Reggie Harrison won two Super Bowls with the Pittsburgh Steelers ... Enrolled in university studies.