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Myke Compton

Class:
RS Senior

Hometown:
Idabel, Okla.

High School:
Tucker (Ga.) HS

Height / Weight:
5-9 / 200

Position:
RB

Birthdate:
09/29/1987

Experience:
3L

Myke Compton

10/26/2010

Louisiana Tech at No. 2 Boise State

Louisiana Tech football at No. 2 Boise State in Bronco Stadium, Boise, Idaho on Oct. 26, 2010.

10/16/2010

Louisiana Tech vs. Idaho

Louisiana Tech hosts Idaho at Joe Aillet Stadium on Oct. 16, 2010.

RUSHING g att yards td long avg/c avg/g
2007 12 0 0 0 0 0.0 0.0
2008 12 21 74 1 20 3.5 6.2
2009 11 48 186 4 11 3.9 16.9
2010 12 48 177 2 16 3.7 14.8
TOTAL 47 117 437 7 20 3.7 9.3

TOTAL OFFENSE g rush pass total avg/g
2007 12 0 0 0 0.0
2008 12 74 0 74 6.2
2009 11 186 0 186 16.9
2010 12 177 0 177 14.8
TOTAL 47 437 0 437 9.3

RECEIVING g rec yards td long rec/g avg/c avg/g
2007 12 0 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2008 12 3 6 0 4 0.2 2.0 0.5
2009 11 7 66 0 27 0.6 9.4 6.0
2010 12 12 71 0 12 1.0 5.9 5.9
TOTAL 47 22 143 0 27 0.5 6.5 3.0

SCORING g td rush rcv ret pat 2pat fg total avg/g
2007 12 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
2008 12 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 6 0.5
2009 11 4 4 0 0 0 0 0 24 2.2
2010 12 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 12 1.0
TOTAL 47 7 7 0 0 0 0 0 42 0.9

KICK RETURNS g no. yards td long avg/r avg/g
2007 12 0 0 0 0 0.0 0.0
2008 12 0 0 0 0 0.0 0.0
2009 11 0 0 0 0 0.0 0.0
2010 12 4 96 0 33 24.0 8.0
TOTAL 47 4 96 0 33 24.0 2.0

ALL PURPOSE g rush rcv pr kr ir total avg/g
2007 12 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
2008 12 74 6 0 0 0 80 6.7
2009 11 186 66 0 0 0 252 22.9
2010 12 177 71 0 96 0 344 28.7
TOTAL 47 437 143 0 96 0 676 14.4

TACKLES g ua a total tfl pd ff fr blk
2007 12 8 7 15 0.0 0 0 0 0
2008 12 6 9 15 0.0 0 0 0 0
2009 11 4 8 12 0.0 0 0 0 0
2010 12 11 4 15 0.0 0 0 0 0
TOTAL 47 29 28 57 0.0 0 0 0 0



2010: Named the squad's special teams points winner of the year ... Ran the ball 48 times for 177 yards and two touchdowns and was a critical blocker on special teams all year ... Ran the ball for a career-high two touchdowns against Grambling (9/4) ... At Texas A&M (9/11), caught one pass for six yards and ran the ball four times for negative-two yards ... Ran twice for two yards against Southern Miss (9/25) ... Ran for a career-best 58 yards at Hawai'i (10/2) with a career-long rush of 16 yards while also catching two passes for 12 yards ... Ran the ball a career-high 12 times against Utah State (10/9) for 58 yards and led the team with five catches, totaling 27 receiving yards ... Ran the ball 11 times for 32 yards and caught one pass for 10 yards against Idaho (10/16) ... Ran the ball twice for nine yards and caught two passes for 17 yards at No. 2 Boise State (10/26) ... Recorded a career-high three kick returns for 68 yards, including a career-best 33-yard kick return, at New Mexico State (11/13) ... Carried the ball once for a four-yard gain at San Jose State (11/27) but his most notable play was on special teams, delivering a single block that took out two players that allowed Phillip Livas to tie an NCAA record with his eighth career kick/punt return for a touchdown.

2009: Special teams leader that played significant time at running back... Ran the ball 48 times for 186 yards and four touchdowns... Carried the ball once for a two-yard gain at Auburn (9/5) while recording two tackles... Rushed twice for seven yards against Nicholls State (9/19), also recording three tackles... Carried the ball six times for 35 yards against Hawai'i (9/30)... Ran a career-best 48-yards at Nevada (10/9) and caught one pass for 27 yards, another career-best mark... Carried the ball twice against New Mexico State (10/17) for 10 yards and a touchdown... Ran the ball six times for 19 yards at Utah State (10/24)... Reached the end zone in one of his seven carries for 16 yards at Idaho (10/31)... Notched a rushing touchdown for the fourth and final time of the season against No. 5 Boise State (11/6) in a game where he carried the ball six times for 20 yards... Recorded a career offensive day at No. 9 LSU (11/14) as he ran the ball six times for 21 yards and caught five passes for 38 yards in Death Valley... His season came to an abrupt close at Fresno State (11/21) where he broke his leg on his one carry, gaining eight yards... One of the top special teams players for the Bulldogs, recording 12 total tackles over the course of the season.

2008: Saw action in 13 games this season ... Rushed the ball 21 times for 74 yards and one touchdown ... Rushed for a season high 40 yards with a long of 20 yards against Southeastern 9/20/08 ... Rushed for his only touchdown of the year against Hawaii 10/11/08 ... Led Tech with 15 total tackles on special teams ... Named La Tech Special Teams POW (Idaho and Nevada games)

2007: Saw action in all 12 games on special teams ... Named LA Tech special teams player of the year ...totaled 15 tackles on special teams punt and kickoff coverage units

2006: Redshirted

High School: Lettered three years for Coach Bill Ballard at Tucker High School in Georgia ... Played running back and strong safety ... Helped lead the program to the District 6-4A title all three years ... Rushed for over 1,500 yards and 18 touchdowns as a senior ... Also scored six touchdowns on special teams returns and three more on interception returns ... Totaled over 100 tackles as a senior ... Named to the all-state first team (coaches) as a senior ... Also named to the All-DeKalb County team ... Named the Special Teams Player of the Year on the All-DeKalb County team ... Won the area weightlifting championship as a senior ... Earned the Golden Tiger Award (top weightlifter on football team) ... Also played baseball and ran track and field ... Played center field and pitcher for the baseball team ... Ran the 4X100, 4X400, open 100-meters and participated in the long jump

Personal: Goes by Myke ... Son of Lisa Jackson and the late Michael Compton ... Has two sisters, Ashley Allen and Alicia Ricks ... Born Sept. 29, 1987, in Idabel, Oklahoma.