OU Football BIO
24
Rodney Anderson
Player Profile:
Rodney Anderson 2068291
Position: Running Back
Height: 6'2"
Weight: 218
Year: Redshirt Sophomore
Hometown: Katy, Texas
High School: Katy HS
Season GP-GS Rush Yds. Avg. TD Long Rec. Yds. Avg. TD Long
2015 2-0 1 5 5.0 0 5 0 0 -- 0 --
2016 0-0 0 0 -- 0 -- 0 0 -- 0 --
2017 13-6 162 960 5.9 11 58 16 283 17.7 5 46
Career 15-6 163 965 5.9 11 58 16 283 17.7 5 46

2017
Named All-Big 12 Second Team and All-Big 12 Honorable Mention for Offensive Newcomer of the Year by league's coaches ... has played in all 13 games with starts in the past six contests ... ran for 93 yards on 24 carries against TCU in the Big 12 Championship Game (12/2) ... tied career high with four rushing touchdowns (all in the first half) and gained 118 yards on 13 carries against West Virginia (11/25) ... ran 16 times for a team-high 77 yards and caught two passes for 39 yards and a score at Kansas (11/18) ... earned Big 12 Offensive Player of the Week honors after running for 151 yards and two touchdowns on 23 carries and setting career highs in receptions (5), receiving yards (139), receiving touchdowns (2), long reception (46) and all-purpose yards (290) against TCU (11/11) ... TCU performance marked the first time since at least 1996 that an FBS player had at least 139 yards rushing and receiving in the same game and was the third time that an OU player had at least 100 yards rushing and receiving in one game ... ran for 111 yards and a touchdown on 21 carries, and caught two passes for career-high 48 yards and another score at Oklahoma State (11/4) ... set career highs in rushing attempts (24) and rushing yards (181) and scored a touchdown against Texas Tech (10/28); also returned a kick for 21 yards to finish with 202 all-purpose yards and earn Big 12 co-Offensive Player of the Week honors ... rushed 19 times for 147 yards and a score, caught four passes for 30 yards and another touchdown, and returned three kicks for 17 yards at Kansas State (10/21) ... carried 10 times for 48 yards and scored a rushing TD against Texas (10/14) ... ran once for two yards and caught one pass for an additional six yards against Iowa State (10/7) ... gained eight yards on four carries vs. Tulane (9/16) ... ran three times for 10 yards and caught one pass for 12 yards at Ohio State (9/9) ... ran for 14 yards on four carries and scored his first career TD vs. UTEP (9/2); also caught first pass for nine yards ... Academic All-Big 12 Second Team honoree.

2016
Missed season due to injury sustained in August camp.

2015
Played in two games ... had one tackle on special teams before suffering season-ending leg injury at Tennessee (9/12) ... made Sooners debut with one rush for five yards and one special teams tackle against Akron (9/5).

HIGH SCHOOL
Consensus four-star recruit by 247Sports, ESPN, Rivals and Scout ... rated No. 117 overall by 247Sports, No. 152 by Scout, No. 171 by Rivals and No. 275 by ESPN ... No. 2 running back in country by 247Sports, No. 21 by Scout and No. 23 by ESPN ... No. 11 player in state of Texas by Rivals, No. 16 by 247Sports and No. 40 by ESPN ... named offensive player of year by Houston Touchdown Club ... rushed for 5,493 yards on 603 for an average of 9.1 yards per carry and 144.6 yards per game ... rushed for 2,485 yards and 36 touchdowns on 251 carries and caught three passes to help lead Katy to the Class 6A Division II State Championship Game as a senior ... received offers from Auburn, Baylor, Texas A&M and more.

PERSONAL
An Arts and Sciences planned program major.

Football Videos:
Football Photos: