Hurricane has 198 student-athletes honored
Spring game is scheduled for next Saturday, April 6 at 1 pm
Hurricane improves to 8-2 overall and 6-0 in Conference USA action
The receiver position is summed up in six words -what a difference a year makes
Tulsa takes a break Friday afternoon for bowling tournament
Tulsa -- Was one of several true freshmen to sit out last year due to red-shirt status . . . had a very good spring . . . makes the tough catches . . . blocks well in the run game . . . a great competitor . . . during the spring, looked like the player that stood out at Lake Travis High School to lead his team to the state championship . . . was named to the C-USA Commissioner's Academic Honor Roll as a true freshman.
High School -- Earned three letters and started at receiver on three consecutive state championship teams at Lake Travis High School . . . helped lead his team to a three-year mark of 36-2 record . . . missed all but four games of his senior season due to a broken leg . . . in the final three games of the year he came back and caught 12 passes for 182 yards and one TD . . . caught 69 passes for 1,312 yards and 13 touchdowns as a junior as his team finished with a 16-0 record and was ranked No. 2 nationally by Rivals.com . . . selected to play in The USA vs. The World football all-star game after his senior season . . . earned first-team all-state accolades by the Texas Sports Writers Association as a junior . . . was named first-team all-district and second-team all-Central Texas in 2009 . . . had 41 receptions for 735 yards and eight TDs as a sophomore when Lake Travis was ranked No. 2 nationally by USA Today . . . was the MVP of the Texas 7-on-7 state championship in the summer of 2010 . . . high school coach was Hank Carter.
Personal -- Favorite movie is Pirates of the Caribbean . . . his favorite TV show is "Man vs. Wild" . . . the Chicago Bears is his favorite NFL team, while Devin Hester is his favorite NFL player . . . lists Wes Welker of the New England Patriots as his favorite professional athlete . . . favorite book is Harry Potter . . . his favorite musician is Taylor Swift . . . lists himself as a Harry Potter nerd . . . the person he would most like to meet, dead or alive, is former Tulsa receiver and Dallas Cowboy great Drew Pearson . . . lists the Texas Rangers and Dallas Mavericks as his favorite professional sports teams . . . his second uncle is former Pittsburgh Steelers great Jack Lambert . . . parents are David and Gina Floyd . . . majoring in business marketing . . . born October 20, 1992.
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