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Eric Swinney

Eric  Swinney

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Riverdale, Ga.

High School:
Sandy Creek

Height / Weight:
5-9 / 214

Position:
RB

Experience:
2L

10/30/2017

Matt Luke Weekly Press Conference

Luke Previews this Weekend’s Contest at Kentucky

10/30/2017

Matt Luke Weekly Press Conference

Luke Previews this Weekend’s Contest at Kentucky

10/30/2017

Matt Luke Weekly Press Conference

Luke Previews this Weekend's Contest at Kentucky

10/28/2017

Last-Second Arkansas Field Goal Sinks Ole Miss, 38-37

Jordan Ta'amu Recorded Most Passing Yards by Ole Miss QB Making First Career Start.

10/28/2017

Postgame Notes vs. Arkansas

Arkansas 38, Ole Miss 37

2016: Injured his left knee in the first half of the season opener and missed the rest of the season ... Earned first letter ... vs. #4 Florida State (9/5/16): Logged one carry for 6 yards before going down with a knee injury in the first half ... Was listed No. 2 on the depth chart at RB.

2015: Did not see action and was redshirted after having surgery on a stress fracture ... Member of the 2015 signing class.

HIGH SCHOOL:
Selected to play in the Semper Fidelis All-American Bowl ... Rated a 4-star prospect by all the major recruiting services ... Member of the ESPN300, Rivals250 and Scout National 300 ... Listed as the No. 114 overall prospect in the nation by 247Sports.com and No. 115 by Rivals.com ... Listed as the No. 11 running back in the nation by 247Sports.com, No. 12 by Rivals.com and No. 17 by ESPN.com ... Listed as the No. 12 overall prospect in Georgia by 247Sports.com and Rivals.com ... Named Regional Player of the Year, as voted by the region’s coaches ... Garnered Atlanta Journal Constitution All-State honors as a running back and Georgia Sports Writers Association All-State honors as an athlete ... Rushed 321 times for 1,842 yards and 21 touchdowns, helping lead Sandy Creek to an 11-2 record and a quarterfinal appearance in the Class AAAA Playoffs ... As a junior, rushed 137 times for 1,149 yards and 22 touchdowns ... As a sophomore, rushed 151 times for 1,420 yards and 21 touchdowns, helping lead Sandy Creek to a 15-0 record and a Class AAAA Championship ... Participated in the Rising Seniors Georgia Junior Bowl in 2013 ... Coached in high school by Chip Walker ... High school teammates with Ole Miss DB Mike Hilton.


PERSONAL:
Son of Tracey Glenn ... Full name is Eric Patrick Swinney ... Born: Nov. 17, 1996 ... Majoring in general studies (minors in education, environmental science, recreation administration) ... Wants to pursue a career in education.

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