Tavarres King
# 12
Split End - SE
Height: 6-1  Weight: 180
Redshirt Freshman
Previous Affiliations
   Habersham Central
Previous Experience
  SQ
Hometown
   Mount Airy, Ga.
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Courtesy: UGA Sports Communications
Release: 01/09/2010
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Career Highs: 3 receptions (2x), last vs. Kentucky in 2009
*109 receiving yards vs. Kentucky in 2009
*Long reception of 50 yards at Arkansas in 2009
*1 TD reception at Arkansas in 2009
*Long TD Reception of 50 yards at Arkansas in 2009

2009:  Earned one of team’s Newcomer of the Year awards for offense.
*Appeared in 12 games with nine starts making 18 receptions for 377 yards and a TD
*Posted a career-best and team-high 109 receiving yards on three receptions vs. Kentucky.
*Caught two passes for 64 yards including a 50-yard TD receptions, the first of his career.
*Made first-career start vs. S. Carolina with three catches for 27 yards.
*Caught one pass for seven yards in spring G-Day game.
*Recipient of Jack Davis Honorary Football Scholarship.

2008: Appeared in four games catching two passes for 66 yards
*Caught one pass for a career-long 41 yards at No. 24 Arizona State
*First-career reception went for 25 yards vs. Central Michigan
*Made Bulldog debut vs. Georgia Southern
*Graduated early and enrolled at Georgia in January

High School: Habersham Central, coached by Gene Cathcart...SuperPrep All-America and All-Dixie Teams...PrepStar Top 135 Dream Team...2008 Rivals.com Rivals100, (88), wide receivers (15) Georgia Top 50 (9...UGASports Georgia Top 50 (3... Scout.com four-star prospect, Top 150, #134 player in America, #22 WR in America, #133 player in the South, #8 player in Georgia...2007 Atlanta Journal-Constitution Super 11and Super Southern 100...2007 Atlanta Journal-Constitution Class AAAA Offensive Player of the Year...2007 Georgia Sports Writers Association Class AAAA Offensive Player of the Year...Macon Telegraph Top 50...RISE Gatorade Georgia Football Player of the Year...finished senior season in 2007 with a state-record 1,632 receiving yards and 17 TDs on 99 receptions (16.5 average)...set a then-school record with 42 catches for 700 yards and 10 TDs, and returned a kickoff and a punt for a score as a junior...finished career with 207 catches for 3,726 yards and 37 TDs.

Personal: TAVARRES KING; Born: July 14, 1990; Major: Arts and Sciences.

Recieving

Year

G/GS

Rec.

Yards

Per/Rec.

Per/Gm.

TD

LG

2008

4/0

2

66

33.0

16.5

0

41 ASU

2009 12/9 18 377 20.9 31.4 1 50 AR

Total

16/9

20

443

22.2

27.7

1

50 AR