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35 Austin Fuller
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  • Flanker
  • r-Sophomore
  • 6' 2"
  • 221 lbs.
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Receiving
SeasonGPGSNoYdsAvgLongTD
200980000.000
201011011111.0110
Career19011111.0110

Helps provide quality depth at the receiver positions … An outstanding athlete who is versatile … Also contributes on special teams … Played in 10 games, recording a 10-yard catch.

2010: Picked up seven special team plays in the Boise State game and four more against JMU … Saw brief duty at receiver in the East Carolina game … Played 13 snaps at receiver against Wake Forest and had a knockdown block … Caught an 11-yard pass while playing 24 snaps at receiver against Duke … Played seven snaps at receiver and six on special teams in the UNC game … Was in for 29 offensive plays and five special team plays against Miami.

2009: Played in eight games … Saw his first action of the season in the Boston College game, with four plays at receiver and seven on the punt block/return team … Picked up four special team plays against Georgia Tech and added five more in the UNC game … Had eight special team plays at East Carolina and six more against Maryland … Was in on two plays with the punt return/block team against NC State and added four plays at Virginia … Saw special team action in the Chick-fil-A Bowl … Had three catches for 37 yards in the team’s first major spring scrimmage … Hauled in a 17-yard pass in the final scrimmage.

2008: Redshirted during the fall … Practiced primarily at whip linebacker but was also given some reps as a receiver on the scout team … Moved to offense following the season … Entered the spring at split end … Caught a 5-yard pass in the first full spring scrimmage … Suffered a broken hand a week before the Maroon-White game and sat out the final four workouts.

High School: A record-breaking receiver for Coach Greg Mance … Ranked the No. 25 player in the state of Virginia by The Roanoke Times … Ranked the No. 81 wide receiver in the country and the No. 25 player in the state of Virginia by rivals.com … Rated the No. 27 prospect in Virginia by SuperPrep … Ranked the No. 34 player in the Commonwealth by scout.com … Named first-team Group AA all-state as a utility player by The Associated Press his senior year … Also named first-team all-state by the VHSCA … Scored 15 touchdowns as a senior on offense and had six interceptions … An AP first-team all-state selection and a VHSCA second-team all-state performer at wide receiver as a junior … Had 57 receptions for 1,092 yards and 15 touchdowns that year … Added four rushing touchdowns … Broke the school records for career catches (114), yards (1,963) and touchdowns (21).

Personal: George Austin Fuller … Born 9/12/89 in Carrollton, TX … Son of Anne and Greg Mance and George Fuller … Enrolled in human development.

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