USF Football BIO
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A.J. Legree
Player Profile:
A.J. Legree 1885644
Position: Wide Receiver
Height: 6'1"
Weight: 195
Year: Senior
Hometown: Fort White, Fla.
High School: Fort White HS
Other College: Kentucky
Experience: Transfer

LEGREE’S CAREER HIGHS
Receptions                3, vs. Vanderbilt (at Kentucky)
Receiving Yards        47, vs. Vanderbilt (at Kentucky)
Long Reception         15, vs. SMU (10/24/15)

2016: Missed the entire season with an injury.

2015: Appeared in seven games, including one start…totaled three receptions for 24 yards…made a season-high two receptions for 9 yards in a 51-3 rout of FAMU (9/5)…tallied another reception for a season-high 15 yards in a 38-14 win vs. SMU (10/24)…earned his first start of the season at the X position at East Carolina (11/7).

2014: Redshirted per NCAA transfer rules, but impressed coaches and teammates in practice.

2013 (Kentucky): Played in all 12 games as a wide receiver and on special teams ... started two games ... caught seven passes for 97 yards ... on special teams, he had 10 tackles while also forcing and recovering a fumble.

2012 (Kentucky): Played in all 12 games ... caught 12 passes for 113 yards ... best game was three catches for 47 yards vs. Vanderbilt ... caught three passes at Tennessee.

FORT WHITE HIGH SCHOOL: Gifted wide receiver combined pass-catching skills with the athletic ability of a state-champion high jumper ... four-year starter at wide receiver and cornerback at Fort White (Fla.) HS ... as a senior, caught 47 passes for 698 yards and 10 touchdowns ... made six interceptions on defense, returning two for touchdowns ... first-team all-state in Class AAA by The Associated Press ... named the Area Player of the Year by the Gainesville Sun ... helped Fort White to an 8-4 record and second round of the state playoffs ... turned in a breakout performance in the Florida Athletic Coaches Association North-South All-Star Game ... was named the No. 2 prospect in the game by Rivals.com and the “Sleeper of the Night” by Scout.com ... coached by Demetric Jackson ... began participating with the high school track and field team when he was in sixth grade ... won the state high jump championship as a junior with a leap of 6 feet, 10 inches ... also competed in two hurdles events, the triple jump and long jump ... played basketball and was a member of the school’s weightlifting team ... helped the basketball team advance to the state tournament his junior year and won the team’s academic award ... member of the Beta Club.

PERSONAL: Born in Gainesville, Fla. ... son of Fernanda Legree ... a cousin, Kendyll Pope, played football at Florida State …can walk on his hands ... wants to be a professional wrestler.

 A.J. LEGREE -  Career Statistics
 
Receiving
Year GP-GS REC YDS AVG TD LONG
2012 (Kentucky)
12-0 12 113 9.4    
2013 (Kentucky)
12-0 7 97 13.8    
2015 6-3 3 24 8.0 0 15
TOTALS 30-3 22 234 10.6 0 15

 

 

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