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    Avery Henderson
    Avery Henderson


    Tyler, Texas

    High School:
    Chapel Hill

    Height / Weight:
    5-11 / 192



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    2014 (Sophomore): Appeared in all 13 games in the defensive backfield, recording a start at Nicholls ... Finished with 26 tackles on the year, including 12 solo tackles and a pair of sacks ... Notched a season-high five tackles against Weber State while registering a sack ... Had four tackles in the win over eighth-ranked Southeastern Louisiana ... Posted three tackles each at Houston Baptist and against Northwestern State ... Posted a sack to complement two solo tackles at Nicholls.

    2013 (Freshman): Saw action nine games with a pair of starts ... Tallied 11 tackles on the year with six unassisted tackles ... Recorded a season-high four stops against Prairie View A&M ... Credited with a pair of tackles at Weber State, at Texas Tech and against Nicholls State.

    2012 (Redshirt): Utilized his redshirt season.

    High School: Named to the 2011 Super 50 team ... Recorded 43 tackles, including one for a loss, and recorded five pass deflections as a senior ... Also recorded 19 catches for 372 yards and five touchdowns in 2011 ... Hauled in 55 catches for 1,037 yards and eight touchdowns as a junior ... Rated the No. 2 receiver in District 17-3A, and 32nd-best receiver during his senior year. Received All District honors and All State academics.

    Personal: Son of Darrell Henderson and Tara Mosely ... Plans to major in physical therapy.

    Henderson's Career Statistics