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James Quick
James Quick


Louisville, Ky.

High School:

Height / Weight:
6-1 / 182


Played in nine games in his true freshman season... caught six passes for 73 yards on the year... has recorded a catch in six of nine games... Had career-long 31-yard reception in win at USF.... Scored first collegiate touchdown after returning fumbled punt 30 yards for the score against UCF.

Played for Bob Beatty. . . selected a Parade All-American honorable mention. . . ranked among the nation's top wide receivers. . . rated as a five-star wide receiver at Trinity High School. . . played for Bob Beatty. . . believed to be the highest rated recruit ever to sign at Louisville. . . selected Kentucky's Mr. Football by the Associated Press. . . guided school to its third-straight state title. . . selected a U.S. Army All-American. . . ranked as a five-star prospect by Scout.com. . . tabbed a four-star prospect by Rivals.com, 247Sports.com and ESPN.com. . . rated as the best player in Kentucky by Rivals.com. . . rated as the 21st-best player in the country and the No. 3 wide receiver by Scout.com. . . ranked the 14th-best wide receiver and 114th-best prospect by Rivals.com. . . named to ESPN 150 list. . . named the Pete Dawkins Most Valuable Player of the U.S. Army All-American contest after catching a game-winning 34-yard touchdown pass. . . caught three passes for 71 yards and recorded 102 all-purpose yards in the win. . . was voted the Paul Hornung Award, presented to the state's top player by the Louisville Quarterback Club. . . totaled 85 catches for 1,413 yards and 16 touchdowns in 12 games as a senior. . . named the Tom Lemming Award winner as one of the top 25 wide receivers in 2011 and 2012. . . named Player of the Week twice by Maxpreps.com in 2011 ranks No. 3 in receiving yards (4,437) and touchdowns (57) all-time in the state of Kentucky. . . is the all-time leading receiver in Kentucky high school football history with 280 receptions. . . the only Kentucky prep player to play on football and basketball state championship teams in the same season (2011). . . named the Most Valuable Player at Republic Bank Louisville Invitational Tournament, as he finished with 19 points, six rebounds and five steals and also hit the game winning free throw to defeat Ballard 53-52. . . also the only player to ever catch a touchdown pass in four straight state finals. . . holds the state track record in the 200-meter with a lightning fast time of 20.94 seconds. . . son of former U of L player Rhonyia Quick. . . received offers from Alabama, Arkansas, Auburn, Illinois, Kentucky, Missouri, West Virginia, Ohio State, Oregon and Tennessee.

Son of Jennene and Rhonyia Quick... born 10/6/94... undecided major.

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