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 -- A two-year letterwinner . . . has played in 20 career contests . . . has 11 career receptions for 132 yards . . .
2013 - Played in all 12 games . . . caught nine passes for 91 yards . . . had a season-high three receptions for 38 yards at Oklahoma . . .
2012 - Played in eight games . . . caught his first career pass against Nicholls State with two receptions for 41 yards . . . also had four punt returns for 40 yards . . .
2011 - Was one of several true freshmen to sit out the season due to red-shirt status . . .
Overall - A versatile player . . has the ability to play multiple receiver positions . . . an intelligent and very tough player . . . will also help on special teams . . . has been named to the C-USA Commissioner's Academic Honor Roll three times.
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 Billy Madison . . . his favorite sports movie is The Replacements . . . the Dallas Cowboys is his favorite NFL team . . . lists Wes Welker as his favorite NFL player, and Steve Nash as his favorite professional athlete . . . a movie role he would want to play would be that of Jeff Spicoli in Fast Times at Ridgemont High . . . favorite book is Harry Potter . . . his favorite actor is Adam Sandler and his favorite musical band is the Beastie Boys . . . lists the Dallas Mavericks as his favorite professional sports teams . . . second uncle to former Pittsburgh Steelers great Jack Lambert . . . parents are David and Gina Floyd . . . majoring in business marketing . . . born October 20, 1992.
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