Josh  Briscoe

81Josh Briscoe


Lawndale, N.C.

High School:

Height / Weight:
6-3 / 183



2008 - Games/Starts: 12/1 ... Caught one pass against UCLA but it went for career-long 41 yards ... Hauled in one pass for 12 yards against UAB ... Set up Vols at the Florida five-yard line with 22-yard reception in third quarter ... Had one reception for seven yards at Auburn ... Started for the first time this season against Northern Illinois, finished with two catches for 22 yards ... Set season-highs in receptions (4) and yards (46) and scored first TD of season against Alabama ... Cught three passes for 18 yards at South Carolina ... Caught one pass for eight yards against Wyoming.

2007 - Games/Starts: 14/5 ... Finished third on team with 56 catches and 557 yards ... Caught six passes for 39 yards in season-opener against Cal ... Caught three passes for 11 yards vs. Southern Mississippi, including a five-yard TD ... Set career game highs with eight receptions for 76 yards at Florida ... Added six catches for 65 yards against Arkansas State ... Had three catches for six yards vs. Georgia ... Caught two passes for 10 yards against Mississippi State ... Caught three passes for 36 yards all in the first quarter against Alabama before leaving game with injury ... Caught four passes for 48 yards and a TD against South Carolina ... Only reception against Arkansas went for 14-yard touchdown ... Caught three passes for 47 yards and a TD against Vanderbilt ... 27-yard reception during fourth quarter comeback against Commodores ... Had two receptions for 25 yards against Kentucky ... Tied career-high with eight receptions and set a career-high with 79 yards against LSU in SEC Championship game ... Six-yard TD reception in third quarter gave UT 14-13 lead against Tigers ... Concluded on high note with seven catches for career-high 101 yards in Outback Bowl against Wisconsin.

2006 - Games/Starts: 13/0 ... Named "VOLScholar" of the week prior to the South Carolina game...caught one pass for 23 yards against Memphis...Added his first career rush, running around end for 11 yards against Tigers...Made career-high three catches for 22 yards against Alabama.

2005 - Games/Starts: 10/0 ... Made collegiate debut at Florida and caught one pass for 17 yards ... Caught one pass for 15 yards vs. Georgia ... His lone catch vs. Memphis was 39-yard TD grab (first of his career) that marked UT's longest scoring play of season to that point ... Finished campaign with 9-yard reception at Kentucky.

HIGH SCHOOL - Joined Jason Allen as only early high school graduates to accompany Vols to bowl site and participate in practice sessions...All-State honors as senior and junior ... Played for North Carolina in 2004 Shrine Bowl ... Voted No. 1 receiver in North Carolina by ... Career numbers were 164 receptions for 3,517 yards, ranking in state's all-time top five in yards and top 10 in catches ... As senior, tallied 1,128 yards receiving with nine touchdowns while returning two punts for TDs along with four interceptions ... Caught at least 30 passes in all four of his high school seasons ... As junior, had 726 yards receiving to go with nine touchdowns ... Caught 43 passes for 1,139 yards and 19 TDs as sophomore ... Also played basketball during sophomore and junior seasons, averaging double figures in points both years ... Student body vice-president junior year and three-year class officer.


BORN - Dec. 9, 1986.




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