The hour-long event included tributes to the senior class as well as the season's awards given out.
Southern Miss 62, UAB 27
Texas State 22, Southern Miss 15
USATSI Gallery (2)
The agreement covers five years and encompasses total compensation for the University of $2.75 million.
Southern Miss accumulated 654 total yards in the Golden Eagles' victory over the Owls.
Appeared in all 12 games, primarily as the team's fullback and on special teams ... Did not tally a carry but returned one kickoff for five yards ... Added one tackle on kickoff coverage
Saw action in all 14 games, primarily as a blocking back and on special teams ... Recorded his first career touchdown against UCF on a swing pass from the one-yard line ... Had two carries against Rice for 29 yards ... The final carry of 25 yards set a single-game school record for offensive output
Played in seven games during the year in short yardage situations as the Golden Eagle fullback ... Did not register a carry
Played for coach Ricky Turner at Blessed Trinity High for coach ... Second on the team in rushing his senior campaign with 316 yards rushing on 52 carries and five touchdowns ... Had a long run of 41 yards and averaged 6.1 yards per carry ... Added 36 tackles on defense with two fumble recoveries and one force fumble ... An All-North Cobb County honorable mention ... Played baseball as well where his team won the state championship during the 2006 season