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Russell Carr
17  Russell Carr

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Chino, Calif.

High School:
Don Antonio Lugo

Height / Weight:
6-2 / 205

Position:
WR

Experience:
3L

11/14/2011

UTEP to Host Tulsa Saturday With Bowl Eligibility on the Line

Special ticket prices are available when the Miners take on the red-hot Golden Hurricane, winners of six consecutive games.

11/20/2011

UTEP vs Tulsa. Senior Day. Photos by IPA

Photos by Ivan Pierre Aguirre

11/12/2011

UTEP vs E. Carolina. Photos by Ivan Pierre Aguirre

Photos by Ivan Pierre Aguirre

10/29/2011

UTEP vs So. Miss. Photos by Ivan Pierre Aguirre

Photos by Ivan Pierre Aguirre

09/29/2011

UTEP vs Houston. Photos by Ivan Pierre Aguirre

Photos by Ivan Pierre Aguirre

09/03/2011

UTEP vs Stony Brook. By Michael Patrick Reese

Photo Gallery by Michael Patrick Reese

2010 (JUNIOR): Recorded seven catches for 60 yards in 12 games ... started versus Memphis and SMU ... established season highs for catches (two) at Houston and yardage (15) against SMU.

2009 (SOPHOMORE): Posted 11 receptions for 115 yards ... personal best 31 yards receiving was achieved on two catches against UAB ... recorded two receptions for 24 yards versus Kansas and three receptions for 21 yards against New Mexico State ... had a career-long 17-yard catch versus Buffalo.

2008 (FRESHMAN): Totaled two catches for 12 yards in seven games ... had one reception each versus Texas and SMU ... long catch of seven yards came against the Mustangs.

2007: Redshirted.

PRIOR TO UTEP: Named Calhisports.com Hot-250 Offensive Recruit ... rated 96th in California by SuperPrep.com ... listed as a top-28 wide receiver in the west by PrepStar.com ... three-year letterwinner and starter for coach Greg Setlich at Don Antonio Lugo ... scholar athlete during his senior and junior seasons ... two-year team captain ... first team All-Mount Baldy League and team MVP as a senior ... caught 43 passes for 900 yards (20.9 ypc) and 10 touchdowns at wide receiver in 2006 ... at free safety, chalked up 114 stops (29 solo), three fumble recoveries and one interception ... scored five touchdowns during Don Antonio Lugo's two playoff games as a senior ... first team All-CIF Division VII wide receiver and first team All-Mount Baldy League free safety as a junior ... Don Antonio Lugo's Back of the Year in 2005 ... caught 24 yards for 450 yards (18.8 ypr) and four touchdowns as a junior ... passed for 400 yards (21-for-40) and three touchdowns in 2005 as well ... recorded 90 tackles, seven interceptions and two fumble recoveries (including a 60-yard TD) on defense ... worked his way into a starting role his freshman year ... lettered four times in basketball and track and field ... All-Mount Baldy League in basketball.

PERSONAL: Parents are Preston and Robin Carr ... has one brother ... uncle, Dwight Pickens, played in the NFL and lettered at Fresno State ... full name is Russell Emmitt Carr ... born 12/27/88 (Chino, Calif.) ... Criminal Justice major.

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