NCAA grants @LATechFB receiver eligibility in 2014
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More than 100 Tech athletes earn academic honor
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Louisiana Tech at UTSA
Photos from Louisiana Tech Football vs. North Texas
Louisiana Tech Football at UTEP
Louisiana Tech Football at Kansas on Sept. 21, 2013
Louisiana Tech at NC State
2013: Played in all 12 games, starting in 10 and caught 33 passes for 357 yards and two touchdowns ... Caught three passes for 52 yards and led the team in receiving in his first appearance at a LA Tech uniform in a 40-14 loss at NC State (8/31) ... Led the team in receptions with five catches for 25 yards against Lamar (9/7) ... Caught three passes for 26 yards against Tulane (9/12) ... Notched 49 receiving yards on six catches at Kansas (9/21) ... Caught one pass for four yards against Army (9/28) ... Caught a 10-yard reception at UTEP (10/5) ... Registered 28 yards receiving on three catches against North Texas (10/19) ... Caught one pass for eight yards at FIU (10/26) and made a diving catch in the back left corner of the end zone to complete a two-point conversion at FIU (10/26) ... Recorded his first touchdown catch in a Bulldog jersey with the score coming against Southern Miss (11/9) ... Led LA Tech in receiving the following week at Rice (11/16) with 80 yards receiving on two catches, including a career-long 74-yard touchdown reception ... Caught three passes for 52 yards against Tulsa (11/23) ... Registered 18 receiving yards on three catches at UTSA (11/30).
2012: Started the first two games at wide receiver before suffering a knee injury at Nevada ... Posted two catches for 43 yards and a TD.
2011: Played in eight games ... Missed four games due to a broken foot suffered against Cincinnati ... Led the team in both yards (530) and receptions (43) ... Posted three receiving TDs ... Averaged 66.2 yards per game ... Started the game against Notre Dame registering eight catches for 75 yards ... Tied career high with eight receptions for 97 yards and a TD against FAMU ... Recorded 24 yards on two receptions against UTEP ... Registered a career-high 109 receiving yards on five receptions at Pittsburgh ... Became the 18th Bull in program history to notch a 100-yard receiving game ... Totaled 63 receiving yards on five catches at UConn ... Tallied 73 yards and a TD on eight receptions against Cincinnati ... Returned for the West Virginia game and made three catches for 37 yards and a TD.
2010: Redshirted after suffering an ankle injury in the offseason.
2009: Played in 13 games, starting 10 ... Made 14 receptions for 265 yards and two touchdowns ... Averaged 18.9 yards per catch ... Notched a career-long 73-yard score against Florida State ... Also had a 41-yard reception against Pitt ... Hauled in four receptions for 60 yards against Louisville.
High School: Attended Monsignor Pace High School ... Rated 135th best prospect at wide receiver by Scout.com ... Ranked 70th best prospect at wide receiver by ESPN ... Was a three-year starter at wide receiver for Miami Monsignor Pace High School ... Caught 37 passes for 779 yards and nine touchdowns as a senior ... Finished his junior season with 35 catches for 970 yards and 10 touchdowns ... Also saw time at safety, recording 35 tackles and one interception in his high school career ... Named one of the top 25 players in Miami-Dade County by the Miami Herald in 2008 ... Carried a 3.7 GPA ... Also lettered in track, where he finished second in the FHSAAA Championships in the 400m (48.47).
Personal: Born to Steve and Sheila Griffin ... has one brother - Stephon, and one sister Sheena.