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Eric Reynolds
27  Eric Reynolds

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Port Arthur, Texas

High School:
Memorial

Height / Weight:
5-11 / 230

Position:
LB

Experience:
2L

2008 (JUNIOR): Contributed seven stops in 10 games of action ... racked up a career-high four tackles against UCF ... added two stops, including one for loss, at Houston.

2007 (SOPHOMORE): Had three tackles in a reserve role.

PRIOR TO UTEP: Earned first team All-District 22-5A honors as a wide receiver in a 2005 season that was impacted by Hurricane Katrina ... Memorial High School played only three games due to the disaster ... second team All-District selection as a junior and honorable mention All-District as a sophomore ... saw time at wide receiver and deep snapper in two and a half years on the varsity squad ... also saw action at free safety as a senior ... led Memorial High to 17 wins from 2003-04 ... high school coach was Dean Colbert ... competed in track and field as a prep, running the 200 and 4x100 relay.

PERSONAL: Parents are Eric, Sr. and Marie Reynolds ... has one brother and one sister ... cousin, Will Gulley, played football at Houston ... full name is Eric Lee Reynolds, Jr. ... born 11/22/87 (Port Arthur, Texas) ... Multidisciplinary Studies major.