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Keith Kelsey
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Keith Kelsey

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Gainesville, Fla.

High School:
Gainesville

Height / Weight:
6-1 / 233

Position:
LB


2013 FRESHMAN SEASON
Played in 12 games in first collegiate season, recording 24 total tackles... has recorded a tackle in 10 of 12 games, including five straight to close the ... Had first tackle for loss in win over Memphis... Recorded three solo tackles at USF... Also had three solo stops in win at Kentucky... Finished with career best five tackles in victory over EKU.

HIGH SCHOOL
Ranked as a three-star prospect across the board by ESPN.com, Rivals.com, Scout.com and 247Sports.com... rated as the No. 33 middle linebacker in the class by Scout.com... ranked as the No. 46 inside linebacker by ESPN.com and the 146th-best player in the state of Florida... has the speed to make plays all over the field... has good size for a linebacker... steady tackler who is a tackle machine... named first team All-State as a senior... credited with 193 tackles, including 6 ½ sacks, forced five fumbles and blocked two field-goal tries as a senior for the Class 6-A state runner-up... recorded 14 tackles in the state title game... guided Gainesville to a 14-1 record and a loss to Miami Central in the state finals... selected first-team All-State by The Associated Press... finished his junior season with 164 tackles, four interceptions, and two fumble recoveries... Keith Sr., played linebacker for Florida in the 1990s and has known U of L coach Charlie Strong for years... helped the Gators win the 1996 national title.

PERSONAL
Son of Yahna Young... born 3/17/95... undecided major.

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