Senior Gus Johnson remains among nation's best
'Jack's RB coach to attend annual Bill Walsh NFL Minority Coaching program
A big target with speed and good hands ... Provides the SFA offense with a deep threat ... Has played in 32 games during his three years on campus ... Is currently eighth all-time in school history in receptions ... Needs only 101 receiving yards and two touchdown receptions to move onto the school's all-time top 10 in those categories.
2007 (Junior): Played in 11 games, earning 10 starts ... Led the team by hauling in 55 receptions for 582 yards ...Made one touchdown grab ... Rushed the ball three times for 50 yards (16.6 ypr) ...Finished second in the SLC in receptions per game (5.0 rpg), and sixth in the league in receiving yards per game (52.9 ypg) ... Recorded a career-high nine catches for 49 yards at South Dakota State ... Hauled in seven passes for 90 yards in the season opener against Tarleton State ... Caught three passes for 68 yards, including his lone TD grab of the season, against Nicholls State ... Also recorded a season-long 45-yard reception against the Colonels ... Caught seven passes for 66 yards at Texas State ... Recorded six receptions for 69 yards against Sam Houston State ... Had six receptions for 84 yards at Central Arkansas ...Hauled in five passes for 33 yards, and recorded a carry for 34 yards at nationally ranked North Dakota State.
2006 (Sophomore): An honorable mention All-SLC selection ... Played in and started 10 games ...Named SLC Offensive Player of the Week (Sept. 25) ... Caught 30 passes for 543 yards and five touchdowns ... Also carried the ball seven times for 50 yards ...Finished second in the SLC averaging 54.3 yards per game ... Was second in the conference averaging 3.0 receptions per game ... Caught four passes for a career-high 171 yards and two touchdowns against Central Arkansas ... One of the TD receptions against UCA was a career-long of 80 yards ... Recorded four passes for 71 yards and a touchdown against Northwestern State ... Hauled in four passes for 58 yards, including a fourth quarter 42-yard TD strike from Danny Southall to defeat Nicholls State ... Caught two passes for 53 yards and a score at Texas State ...Recorded four catches for 60 yards and carried the ball four times for 26 yards against Delta State. 2005 (Freshman): Played in all 11 games ... Caught 30 passes for 556 yards and four touchdowns as a rookie ... Finished ninth in the SLC averaging 50.5 yards per game ... Caught five passes for a career-high 145 yards and two touchdowns against Western Illinois ... Hauled in a career-high six receptions for 139 yards and two scores at McNeese State ... Registered four catches for 61 yards at Southern Utah ... Also caught four passes for 41 yards in the upset victory versus No. 21 UC Davis ... Had five games where he recorded two receptions ... His lone rush attempt of the season was a 13-yard scamper against Sam Houston State.
2004 (Redshirt): Spent redshirt season on Lumberjack practice squad.
High School: Four-sport athlete lettering in football, basketball, baseball and track ... Had 90 catches for 1,916 yards and 17 touchdowns in his high school career ... Helped Wolves to 2003 state 2A title ... Had eight catches for 306 yards and three TDs vs. Omaha Paul Pewitt as a senior ... Won the 2A 200-meter state title in 2004.
Personal: Born July 16, 1986, in San Augustine ... Honor roll student ... Son of Curtis and Priscilla Barnes.