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Keith Hemmings

Keasbey, NJ

High School:

Height / Weight:
6-2 / 209


Leading receiver for the Eagles ? 41 catches for 559 yards (13.6 yards per catch), two touchdowns?averaged 46.6 receiving yards per game? excellent game vs. Connecticut, he caught four passes for 84 yards (including a long of 54) with one touchdown?three grabs for 25 yards vs. Stanford?two catches for 29 yards in the game against Miami?six receptions for a team-best 87 yards vs. Central Michigan, including a 47-yarder and a seven-yard touchdown catch from St. Pierre?one catch for 17 yards vs. Virginia Tech before exiting with an ankle sprain?missed the Navy game due to the sprain?came back to lead all Eagle receivers with seven catches for 69 yards vs. Pittsburgh?.two 17-yard grabs in the Notre Dame game?three catches for 32 yards vs. West Virginia, including a 25-yarder?four catches for 29 yards in the Syracuse game?three grabs for 56 yards, including a 26-yarder, vs. Temple?two catches for 26 yards in the Rutgers game?four catches for 71 yards, including a 33-yarder, in BC?s 51-25 win over Toledo in the Motor City Bowl.

A back-up receiver for the Eagles and part of an experienced group?played in all 11 games, plus the Music City Bowl vs. Georgia, and was the eighth-leading receiver with eight receptions for 168 yards and two touchdowns?had two receptions for 32 yards against Stanford (Sept. 8) and two for 26 yards vs. Navy (Sept. 22)?also had two receptions in regular season finale at Syracuse (Nov. 24)?had his second career touchdowns reception on a 58-yarder against Pittsburgh (Oct. 20) and then had a 40-yard TD reception at Rutgers (Nov. 17).

2000 Season
The ninth-leading receiver on the team with eight receptions for 116 yards and a touchdown...had two receptions against both Army (Sept. 9) and Navy (Sept. 23) with a touchdown in the Army game.

1999 Season
Saw action in four games?first reception of career came in his home state of New Jersey against Rutgers?missed the last four games of season with an injury.

High School
Earned all-state second-team honors as a junior wide receiver at Woodbridge High School; played on both sides of the ball, anchoring the school's defensive secondary...captured all-county first-team accolades in 1998...ranked among SuperPrep's top 15 players in New Jersey...played in the 21st annual New Jersey North-South All-Star Classic at Rutgers Stadium in June 1999...made 31 receptions for 550 yards and five touchdowns in 1998; averaged 17.7 yards per reception...served as 1998 team captain...established a county record with a 98-yard TD reception as a junior...played for head coach Bill Nyers...earned all-division basketball honors as a senior at Woodbridge.

Keith Hemmings Jr., born June 9, 1981...enrolled in the College of Arts & Sciences with a major in communications...Keith is the third of Diana and Keith Hemmings' four children.

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