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Charlie Copa
87   Charlie Copa

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Austin, Texas

Last College:
Syracuse University

Height / Weight:
6-3 / 259

Position:
Tight End

Experience:
1L


08/30/2012

POSITION BREAKDOWN: TIGHT ENDS

Lack of depth doesn't stop Tulsa tight ends

08/09/2012

BLANKENSHIP DESCRIBES PRACTICE AS WEIRD DAY

The two sides of the ball actually played better with their backs up against the wall

04/09/2012

Tulsa Announces Post-spring Depth Chart

Junior Cody Green tops post-spring depth chart at quarterback

Tulsa -- A returning letterwinner . . . transferred to Tulsa from Syracuse University before the 2011 academic year . . . 2012 - Played in 13 games and started three games . . . saw his first collegiate playing time and made his first start against Iowa State . . . also started against UTEP and UCF . . . 2011 - Sat out the season after transferring from Syracuse . . . Overall - Possesses the most experience at tight end . . . has a big frame . . . improved his blocking technique and pass catching in the spring.

Previous College -- Signed with Syracuse University where he spent the 2010 fall season.

High School -- Played tight end and defensive end for the 2009 Westlake High School team that advanced to the Texas Class 5A state championship game . . . earned all-Central Texas and all-district honors as a senior . . . was an academic all-district selection as a junior and senior . . . helped lead his team to a 22-8 record in his junior and senior seasons . . . totaled 13 receptions for 225 yards and three TDs as a senior . . . high school coach was Darren Altman.

Personal -- Enjoys hunting and fishing . . . favorite movie is Friday Night Lights . . . his favorite NFL player is Drew Brees . . . lists the Minnesota Vikings as his favorite NFL team . . . favorite book is Where Men Win Glory . . . the San Antonio Spurs is his favorite professional sports team . . . his favorite TV show is "The Walking Dead" . . . the TV Reality Show he could win is "Top Shot" . . . favorite musician is Garth Brooks . . . tan old school song that he has on his iPod is Ramble On by Led Zeppelin . . . parents are Tom and Molly Copa . . . his father played college basketball at Marquette and professionally with the San Antonio Spurs and Houston Rockets . . . majoring in communication . . . born July 16, 1991.