2011 SEC Football Media Days List of Student-Athletes


Published: Wednesday, July 20, 2011 at 6:01 a.m.
Last Modified: Wednesday, July 20, 2011 at 10:10 a.m.

The following is a list of student-athletes that will be attending the 2011 Southeastern Conference Football Media Days, held July 20-22 at the Wynfrey Hotel in Hoover, Ala. (Note football data from 2010 season)

Wednesday, July 20

2 – 4:50 p.m.

ARKANSAS (Head Coach Bobby Petrino)

• Knile Davis (RB, 6-0, 230, Jr., Missouri City, Texas, 1st-team AP All-SEC, 2nd-team SEC Coaches All-SEC, 2nd in SEC in rushing with 1,322 yards and 13 TDs)

• Jarius Wright (WR, 5-10, 180, Sr., Warren, Ark., 42 catches for 788 yards and 5 TDs)

• Tenarius Wright (DE, 6-2, 252, Jr., Memphis, Tenn., 36 total tackles, 8 for losses including six sacks)

FLORIDA (Head Coach Will Muschamp)

• John Brantley (QB, 6-3, 220, Sr., Ocala, Fla., completed 60.8 percent of passes for 2,061 yards and nine TDs)

• William Green (DE, 6-4, 245, Sr., Hoover, Ala., 13 total tackles, four for losses including a sack)

• Deonte Thompson (WR, 6-0, 200, Sr., Belle Glade, Fla., 38 catches for 570 yards and a touchdown)

4:20 – 7 p.m.

SOUTH CAROLINA (Head Coach Steve Spurrier)

• Alshon Jeffery (WR, 6-4, 233, Jr., St. Matthews, S.C., 1st-team AFCA and FWAA All-American, 2nd-team AP, SI.com and Walter Camp All-American, 1st-team AP and SEC Coaches All-SEC)

• Marcus Lattimore (RB, 6-0, 231, So., Duncan, S.C., 2nd-team Walter Camp All-American, 1st-team Rivals.com, FWAA and Sporting News Freshman All-American, 1st-team AP and SEC Coaches All-SEC, AP and SEC Coaches SEC Freshman of the Year, 1st-team SEC Coaches Freshman All-SEC)

• Travian Robertson (6-4, 298, Sr., Laurinburg, N.C., 42 tackles, including ten for loss es and four sacks)

MISSISSIPPI STATE (Head Coach Dan Mullen)

• Vick Ballard (RB, 5-11, 220, Sr., Pascagoula, Miss., Honorable Mention AP All-SEC, Rushed for 968 yards and 19 TDs)

• Fletcher Cox (DT, 6-4, 295, Jr., Yazoo City, Miss., 29 total tackles with 6.5 for losses including 2.5 sacks)

• Chris Relf (QB, 6-4, 245, Sr., Montgomery, Ala., Completed 129 of 220 passes for 1,789 yards and 13 TDs and rushed for 713 yards and five scores)

Thursday, July 21

9:30 – 12:20 p.m.

KENTUCKY (Head Coach Joker Phillips)

• Stuart Hines (OG, 6-4, 296, Sr., Bowling Green, Ky., Started 11 games at left guard after missing two games with injury)

• Danny Trevathan (LB, 6-1, 232, Sr., Leesburg, Fla., 1st-team AP & SEC Coaches All-SEC, Led SEC in tackles with 144 stops)

• Morgan Newton (QB, 6-4, 235, Jr., Carmel, Ind., Started the BBVA Compass Bowl , completing 21 of 36 passes for 211 yards and 18 rushing yards)

GEORGIA (Head Coach Mark Richt)

• Brandon Boykin (CB, 5-10, 183, Sr., Fayetteville, Ga., 44 tackles with 6.5 for loss, three interceptions and three pass breakups, also returned 34 kickoffs for 825 yards)

• Ben Jones (C, 6-3, 316, Sr., Centreville, Ala., Made 12 starts and played in all 13 games)

• Aaron Murray (QB, 6-1, 211, So., Tampa, Fla., 1st-team Sporting News Freshman All-American, 2nd-team Rivals.com Freshman All-American, 1st-team SEC Coaches Freshman All-SEC)

11:50 a.m. – 2:30 p.m.

AUBURN (Head Coach Gene Chizik)

• Emory Blake (WR, 6-1, 197, Jr., Austin, Texas, Had 33 catches for 554 yards with a team-high eight TDs)

• Nosa Equae (DT, 6-2, 255, So., Mansfield, Texas, Had 22 total tackles with 7.5 for losses, including 3.5 sacks)

• Phillip Lutzenkirchen (TE, 6-4, 253, Jr., Marietta, Ga., Had 15 catches for 185 yards and five TDs)

TENNESSEE (Head Coach Derek Dooley)

• Malik Jackson (DL, 6-5, 270, Sr., Northridge, Calif., 2nd-team AP All-SEC, 48 total tackles with 11 for losses, including five sacks)

• Tauren Poole (RB, 5-10, 215, Sr., Toccoa, Ga., Honorable Mention AP All-SEC, Rushed for 1,034 yards and 11 TDs)

• Dallas Thomas (OL, 6-5, 305, Jr., Baton Rouge, La., Started all 13 games at left tackle)

Friday, July 22

9:30 a.m. – 12:20 p.m.

ALABAMA (Head Coach Nick Saban)

• Mark Barron (SAF, 6-2, 218, Sr., Mobile, Ala., 2nd-team AP and SI.com All-American, 1st-team FWAA All-American, 1st-team AP and SEC Coaches All-SEC)

• Dont'a Hightower (LB, 6-4, 260, Jr., Lewisburg, Tenn., 2nd-team AP and SEC Coaches All-SEC, 2nd on team with 69 total tackles)

• Trent Richardson (RB, 5-11, 224, Jr., Pensacola, Fla., 2nd-team SEC Coaches All-SEC, 2nd on team with 700 rushing yards and six TDs and caught 23 passes for 266 yards and 4 TDs)

VANDERBILT (Head Coach James Franklin)

• Casey Hayward (CB, 6-0, 185, Sr., Perry, Ga., 2nd-team AP and SEC Coaches All-SEC), 70 tackles with 17 pass deflections and six interceptions)

• Chris Marve (LB, 6-0, 235, Sr., Memphis, Tenn., 2nd-team SEC Coaches All-SEC), Started and played in 11 games with 80 tackles with eight for losses)

• Larry Smith (QB, 6-2, 220, Sr., Prattville, Ala., Started and played in 11 games, Head single-season career highs with 117 completions, 1,262 passing yards, six TD passes, 248 rushing yards and four rushing TDs)

11:50 a.m. – 2:30 p.m.

OLE MISS (Head Coach Houston Nutt)

• Brandon Bolden (RB, 5-11, 221, Sr., Baton Rouge, La., Honorable mention All-SEC, Rushed for 976 yards and 14 TDs and caught 32 passes for 344 yards and 3 TDs)

• Kentrell Lockett (DE, 6-5, 248, Sr., Hahnville, La., Played and started in three games before suffering season-ending ACL injury, granted a sixth-year of eligibility)

• Bradley Sowell (OT, 6-7, 315, Sr., Hernando, Miss., 2nd-team AP All-SEC, Started all 12 games at left tackle)

LSU (Head Coach Les Miles)

• Ryan Baker (LB, 6-0, 227, Sr., Grand Ridge, Fla., Second on team with 87 total tackles with 11 for losses including team-high seven sacks)

• Jordan Jefferson (QB, 6-5, 224, Sr., St. Rose, La., Completed 119-of-209 passes for 1,411 yards and seven TDs and also rushed for 450 yards and 13 TDs)

• Russell Shepard (WR, 6-1, 188, Jr., Houston, Texas, Caught 33 passes for 249 yards and a TD and rushed for 226 yards and 2 TDs)

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