C-USA Commissioner's Honor Roll (2016, 2015, 2013)

2016 (SENIOR): Started all 12 contests … led team in receiving yards (520) and receiving yards per game (43.3), while ranking second in receptions (36) and receiving touchdowns (five) … averaged 14.4 yards per reception … produced a career-high 95 yards on four receptions while adding a season-long 46-yard touchdown catch during a victory against rival NM State … tallied a career-high seven receptions for 84 yards and a nine-yard scoring catch against Old Dominion … hauled in a 30-yard touchdown reception, while recording 45 yards on three catches during a season-finale victory against North Texas … scored on an 18-yard catch in a triumph over Houston Baptist … recorded 68 yards on five receptions, including a 12-yard touchdown catch against FIU … tallied 53 yards on five receptions at Florida Atlantic.

2015 (JUNIOR): Played in all 12 games … recorded 14 receptions for 257 yards and a trio of touchdown receptions … ranked second on the team in yards per reception (18.4 avg.) … broke out onto the scene at rival NM State, hauling in his first career touchdown on a 48-yard reception … finished with a pair of catches for 58 yards during the come-from-behind overtime victory against the Aggies … posted two receptions for a career-high 81 yards, including a 23-yard touchdown and a career-long reception of 58 yards at FIU … registered a career-best four catches for 36 yards, including an 11-yard touchdown reception against LA Tech … posted three catches for 41 yards at Southern Miss … registered a 28-yard reception during a win over Florida Atlantic.

Saw action in all 13 games on offense ... led team to New Mexico Bowl, its first since 2010.


2012 (FRESHMAN):
Participated in eight contests ... caught one pass for 11 yards (vs. Rice).

PRIOR TO UTEP: Three-year starter at Coronado HS in El Paso ... tabbed MVP of the city's Senior All-Star Football Classic after registering a pair of touchdown receptions ... other 2010 honors included first team All-District 1-5A for the athlete/kick returner position and district co-MVP ... played a multitude of positions throughout his career ... as a senior he passed for 563 yards and five scores while compiling 649 rushing yards and 12 touchdowns ... added 306 yards receiving while accounting for a 44.0-yard average and four TDs on kickoff returns ... reaped second team All-District recognition and honorable mention All-City accolades in 2009 ... picked up honorable mention All-District honors as a sophomore ... two-time member of his high school academic honor roll.

PERSONAL: Full name is Cole Thomas Freytag ... parents are William Freytag and Sloan Bond ... born in Chicago, Ill. ... has one brother and two sisters ... communications major.

Cole Freytag

Cole  Freytag


El Paso, Texas

High School:
Coronado HS

Height / Weight:
6-2 / 200




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