PRO: Signed with the Riders in April, 2014.
2014: Played eight regular season games, starting six, at wide receiver…had 13 receptions for 159 yards.
COLLEGE: Spent four seasons at North Dakota State University…played 54 career collegiate games, starting 34 at receiver…had 147 receptions for 1,783 yards and eight touchdowns…32 rush attempts for 271 yards and two touchdowns…30 kickoff returns for 773 yards and one touchdown…and 82 punt returns for 945 yards and three touchdowns…started in 10 of 12 games played as a junior in 2012...caught a team-high 49 passes for 549 yards and three TDs ... Named 2012 All-Missouri Valley Football Conference second team as both a wide receiver and return specialist ...received 2012 MVFC Commissioner’s Academic Excellence Award...started in 11 of 14 games played as a sophomore in 2011...caught 44 passes for 531 yards...ranked 13th in punt returns (10.48 avg/r) in NCAA FCS...named to 2011All-MVFC second team as a return specialist…played in all 14 games as a freshman in 2010...returned 31 punts for 332 yards for 10.7 avg...ranked 26th in NCAA FCS...returned nine kickoffs for 183 yards and 20.3 average.
PERSONAL: College major is business administration…received 2012 MVFC Commissioner’s Academic Excellence Award… selected to 2011 Academic All-MVFC second team...received 2011 MVFC Commissioner’s Academic Excellence Award…named to the 2010 MVFC Honor Roll.
|4||35||Rea, Matt||FB||Michigan State|
|5||42||Adjei, Kwame||DB||Mount Allison|
|6||50||Abankwah, Melvin||RB||Saint Mary's|
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