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Alex Ross
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Alex Ross 1373186
Position: Running Back
Height: 6'1"
Weight: 221
Year: Redshirt Sophomore
Hometown: Jenks, Okla.
High School: Jenks HS
Season GP-GS Rush Yds. Avg. TD Long Rec. Yds. Avg. TD Long
2013 10-0 3 19 6.3 0 8 0 0 -- 0 --
2014 13-3 88 595 6.8 4 82 10 65 6.5 0 16
2015 13-0 32 172 5.4 1 54 1 1 1.0 0 1
Career 36-3 123 786 6.4 5 82 11 66 6.0 0 16

Season KR Yards Avg. TD Long
2013 0 0 -- 0 --
2014 23 718 31.2 2 100
2015 30 645 21.5 0 90
Career 53 1363 25.7 2 100

2015
Played in all 13 games ... returned four kicks for 97 yards in Orange Bowl against Clemson (12/31) ... returned five kicks for a career-high 170 yards, including a 90-yarder, at Oklahoma State (11/28) ... had one kick return for 19 yards against TCU (11/21) ... returned two kicks for 44 yards at Baylor (11/14) ... returned four kicks for 65 yards and rushed three times for 17 yards against Iowa State (11/7) ... set season high with 103 rushing yards on career-high 14 carries and returned one kick for 27 yards at Kansas (10/31) ... rushed six times for 23 yards and a touchdown and returned one kick for 22 yards against Texas Tech (10/24) ... gained 10 yards on four carries and caught one pass for one yard at Kansas State (10/17) ... registered three kick returns for 81 yards against Texas (10/1) ... returned one kick for 10 yards against West Virginia (10/3) ... gained 91 yards on six kick returns against Tulsa (9/19) ... returned one kick for 15 yards at Tennessee (9/12) ... rushed three times for 20 yards and returned one kick for four yards against Akron (9/5).

2014
Named a second-team All-American as a kick returner by CBS Sports and third-team All-American by Phil Steele ... earned All-Big 12 First Team honors as a kick returner by 247Sports, Athlon Sports and ESPN, and All-Big 12 Second Team honors as a kick returner by Phil Steele ... Academic All-Big 12 Second Team honoree ... played in all 13 games with starts against Louisiana Tech, West Virginia and TCU ... scored a rushing touchdown and gained 31 yards on two carries and returned one kick for 14 yards against Clemson in Russell Athletic Bowl (12/29) ... tied season high with 13 rushes, gaining 42 yards, and returned season-high four kicks for 110 yards against Oklahoma State (12/6) ... rushed five times for four yards and returned one kick for 36 yards against Kansas (11/22) ... gained 27 yards on four carries and brought back two kicks for 37 yards at Texas Tech (11/15) ... led team with 71 yards on six carries against Baylor (11/8) and returned one kick for 35 yards ... set career high with 144 yards rushing on 13 carries, caught one pass for five yards and returned two kicks for 30 yards at Iowa State (11/1) ... gained 75 yards on eight carries, caught one pass for five yards and returned three kicks for 45 yards against Kansas State (10/18) ... returned two kicks for 121 yards, including a 91-yard touchdown, and rushed four times for nine yards against Texas (10/11) ... gained four yards on four carries, caught one pass for six yards and returned one kick for 20 yards at TCU (10/4) ... earned Big 12 Special Teams Player of the Week honors and was named to the Paul Hornung Award Honor Roll after returning a kickoff 100 yards for a touchdown, rushing for 56 yards on eight carries and catching a career-high three passes for 19 yards at West Virginia (9/20) ... returned two kicks for 40 yards and rushed seven times for six yards against Tennessee (9/13) ... ran for 90 yards, including a career-long 82-yard touchdown, on five carries and ran one kick back for 19 yards at Tulsa (9/6) ... made first start of career against Louisiana Tech (8/30) and ran for 36 yards and first two touchdowns of career on 11 carries while setting career high for receiving yards (31) and returning one kick for 80 yards.

2013
Played in 10 of 13 games, mostly on special teams ... missed contests against Alabama (1/2), Kansas (10/19) and Texas (10/12) ... had a season-high two carries for 11 yards against Iowa State (11/16) ... made Sooners debut against ULM (8/31) and had eight yards on one carry.

2012
Redshirted.

High School
Selected to Under Armour All-American Game ... four-star recruit by ESPN, Rivals, 247Sports and Scout ... rushed 82 times for 676 yards and 11 touchdowns as a senior at Jenks HS ... returned three kickoffs for touchdowns as a junior ... 2011 Oklahoma 6A state champion in 200-meter dash (21.97) ... finished third in the 100-meter dash (10.81).

Personal
Majoring in Arts & Sciences Planned Program.

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