UT Football BIO
9 Alonzo Russell

Listed at No. 1 at wide receiver in preseason depth chart.

Third-team All-MAC pick...Second on team with 59 receptions, 728 receiving yards and six TD catches...10th in MAC in receptions per game (4.9)...Caught at least five passes in six games...Caught five passes for 100 yards vs. NIU, including season-long 45-yard TD catch...Caught eight passes and two TDs vs. Bowling Green, including game-winner from 11 yards out with 1:22 to play...Other TD vs. BGSU was a one-hand grab in the second quarter...Tied career-best with nine receptions to go with a season-high 147 yards and a TD vs. BSU...Grabbed one-handed three-yard TD catch vs. CMU on Sept. 21 that earned him ESPN’s "Play of the Day"...Seven catches for 101 yards and one TD vs. Missouri...Was on official watch list for Biletnikoff Award.

Third-team All-MAC pick...Second on team with 56 receptions...Second on team and eighth in MAC with 960 receiving yards...Second in MAC with 17.1 yards per catch...Has at least one reception in every game...Season-best nine receptions for 139 yards and 2 TDs vs. Akron...Had a 59-yard TD reception at Arizona and a 60-yarder at EMU...Season-best 66-yard TD grab vs. BGSU...Also caught a 34-yarder vs. the Falcons and a 32-yarder vs. Coastal Carolina.

Sat out the season as a redshirt.

High School
Three-star prospect by Scout.com and Rivals.com....Rated as the No. 12 prep school player in the nation by Rivals...Attended Milford Academy in New York, the same prep school as former Rocket safety Jermaine Robinson...Caught 52 passes for 1,153 yards and 14 touchdowns as a senior at Woodson High School in Washington, DC...Four TDs on kickoff and punt returns, and three more scores on seven interceptions...First-team All-Metro D.C. selection...Also played basketball and ran track.

Full name is Alonzo Jermey Russell...Birthdate: Sept. 29, 1992...Individualized studies major.

Career Statistics

Year G/S Rec. Yds. Avg. TD LP
2011 Redshirt         N/A
2012 13/13 56 960 17.1 5 66-BGSU
2013 12/12 59 728 12.3 6 45-NIU
Totals 25/25 114 1688 14.8 11 66-BGSU

Career Game Highs
Receptions: 9 (Twice, last vs BSU, 9-28-13)
Receiving Yards:
152 (BGSU, 9-15-12)
Touchdowns: 2 (Twice, last vs. Gowling Green, 10-26-13)

Position: Wide Receiver
Height: 6'4"
Weight: 205
Year: Senior
Hometown: Washington DC
High School: Woodson
Other College: Milford Academy (NY)
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