Art  Evans

25Art Evans

RS Senior

Lakeland, Fla.

High School:
Evangel Christian

Height / Weight:
5-11 / 180


Career Statistics

  • Games/Starts: 12/1
  • Played in all 12 games, with one start in senior year
  • Posted 10 stops, with a TFL for 14 yards and an interception
  • Had three tackles in each of first three games of season
  • In first start since 10/23/10, at #16 Florida (9/17) made three tackles including a 14-yard TFL of John Brantley
  • Three stops for second game in a row vs. Cincinnati (9/10)
  • First-career INT, for a 37-yard TD return vs. Montana (9/3) in season opener, Also had three tackles
  • Games/Starts: 7/6
  • Played in seven games, including six starts, before missing rest of season due to violation of team rules
  • Notched a career-high eight tackles at LSU
  • Recorded five tackles vs. Alabama, his best total at home in 2010
  • Totaled three tackles at Georgia and collected lone pass defended of season
  • Forced fumble on Oregon's opening kickoff return and posted a pair of tackles
  • Also registered two takedowns vs. Florida
  • Games/Starts: 12/12
  • One of season's top surprises stepped up during offseason drills and fall camp to earn starting spot at right cornerback
  • Steady performer for Vols, recording 39 tackles and contributing three pass breakups
  • Season-high five tackles against both Ohio and Auburn
  • Pass deflections came against Georgia, South Carolina and Memphis
  • Forced one fumble versus Georgia
  • Only missed start was regular season finale at Kentucky because of injury
  • Compiled at least four tackles in nine different games, including Chick-fil-A Bowl against Virginia Tech
  • Games/Starts: 10/0
  • Appeared in season's final 10 games
  • Made first UT appearance against Florida in third game of season and saw action in every game rest of the season
  • Did not record a tackle but was part of defensive secondary unit that finished fourth in NCAA in passing defense
  • Redshirted
High School
  • Enrolled at UT in January 2007 and participated in spring drills
  • Named first-team Class 1B All-State wide receiver by Florida High School Athletic Association
  • Caught 62 passes for 1,329 yards (21.9-yard average) and 15 touchdowns as junior in 2005
  • Led team to championship game as senior
  • Four-year letterman in football and lettered three years each in basketball and track and field
  • Played small forward and both guard positions for hoops team, while specializing in 100M and 200M events in track
  • Best times were 10.3 in the 100M and 21.5 for the 200M
  • Coach at Victory Christian High School: Dedrick Dodge
Career Highs
  • Tackles - 8 vs. LSU, 10/2/10
  • Interceptions - 1 vs. Montana, 9/3/11
  • Passes Defended - 1 (5x, last vs. Montana, 9/3/11)
  • Touchdowns - 1 vs. Montana, 9/3/11
  • Sacks 1 at Florida, 9/17/11
  • Born on June 19, 1988


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