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#3 Sterling Shepard
Position: Wide Receiver
Height: 5'10"
Weight: 195
Year: Junior
Hometown: Oklahoma City, Okla.
High School: Heritage Hall HS
Season GP-GS Rec. Yds. Avg. TD Long Rush Yds. Avg. TD Long
2012 13-4 45 621 13.8 3 52 2 19 9.5 0 13
2013 12-12 51 603 11.8 7 57 6 44 7.3 1 24
2014 10-10 50 957 19.1 5 75 7 48 6.9 0 31
Career 35-26 146 2,181 14.9 15 75 15 111 7.4 1 31

Season PR Yards Avg. TD Long
2012 0 0 -- 0 --
2013 0 0 -- 0 --
2014 10 63 6.3 0 18
Career 10 63 6.3 0 18

2014
Has played in and started 10 of 11 games at wide receiver ... missed the Baylor contest (11/8) due to injury ... returned one punt for 10 yards against Kansas (11/22) ... caught one pass for 46 yards before leaving the Iowa State game (11/1) with an injury ... tied school record with 15 receptions and tallied 197 receiving yards and a touchdown against Kansas State (10/18) ... caught four passes for 63 yards and a touchdown, rushed three times for 25 yards and returned three punts for 23 yards against Texas (10/11) ... established a career high with 215 receiving yards, including a career-long 75-yard grab, and a touchdown on seven catches at TCU (10/4) ... managed 101 yards on six catches, rushed twice for three yards, returned one punt for five yards and one kick for four yards at West Virginia (9/20) ... went over 100 yards receiving for the second straight game with 109 yards on five catches against Tennessee (9/13) ... had eight receptions, including a touchdown, with 177 receiving yards and returned two punts for one yard at Tulsa (9/6) ... caught four passes for 49 yards and a touchdown, rushed once for two yards and returned two punts for 35 yards against Louisiana Tech (8/30)

2013
Played in and started 12 of 13 games, missing the Iowa State contest due to injury (11/16) ... scored the first rushing touchdown of his career, finishing with three carres for 14 yards, and tied for the team lead with seven catches for 63 yards and another score in the Sugar Bowl vs. Alabama (1/2) ... led team with seven catches for 112 yards at Oklahoma State (12/7) ... caught four passes for 37 yards and a touchdown at Kansas State (11/23) ... eclipsed the 1,000-receiving yard mark in his career with five catches for 43 yards against Texas Tech (10/26) ... caught two touchdown passes and finished with seven receptions for 82 yards at Kansas (10/19) ... rushed once against Texas (10/12) for a career-long gain of 24 yards ... team-high five catches for 37 yards against TCU (10/5) ... recorded five receptions for 83 yards, including a 54-yard touchdown catch, at Notre Dame (9/28) ... season-high eight catches for 123 yards and two touchdown grabs against Tulsa (9/14) ... had two receptions for 12 yards against West Virginia (9/7) ... caught one pass for 11 yards and recorded nine rushing yards on one attempt against ULM (8/31)

2012
Named Big 12 Offensive Freshman of the Year Honorable Mention by coaches ... played in all 13 games with four starts ... his 621 receiving yards were the third-highest total by an OU freshman, while his 45 receptions ranked fourth all-time among OU freshmen ... made first three career catches for 48 yards vs. Florida A&M (9/8) ... made first career start and hauled in seven receptions for 108 yards and first career touchdown vs. Kansas State (9/22) ... recorded a season-long 52-yard reception at West Virginia (11/17).

High School
Selected to the Under Armour All-American Game ... four-star recruit by ESPN.com, Rivals.com, 247sports.com and Scout.com ... carried the ball 28 times for 303 yards and eight touchdowns and caught 73 passes for 1,243 yards and 17 touchdowns as a senior at Heritage Hall HS ... rushed for 1,115 yards and caught 133 passes for ,2335 yards and 38 touchdowns in his high school career ... 5,148 career all-purpose yards ... Under Armour Skills Champion.

No. 1 player in Oklahoma (Rivals.com)
No. 1 player in Oklahoma (ESPN.com)
No. 2 player in Oklahoma (247sports.com)
No. 9 wide receiver (ESPN.com)
No. 9 wide receiver (ESPN.com)
No. 13 wide receiver (247sports.com)
No. 20 wide receiver (Rivals.com)
No. 27 wide receiver (Scout.com)

The Wrap-Up
Parents are Cheri and the late Derrick Shepard ... wears the same jersey number (#3) as his late father who lettered at WR for OU from 1983-86  ... majoring in political science.

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