Lawrence Lilly
Lawrence Lilly

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Montevallo, Ala.

High School:
High

Height / Weight:
6-4 / 275

Position:
TE

Birthdate:
03/14/1984

Experience:
3L


Another veteran returning tight end with game experience ... Has the ability to move up the depth chart and become a starter ... Must work very hard in the offseason, watch his weight and get more physical ... Has outstanding potential ... Had two receptions for 34 yards in the Red-Blue Game ... 2005: Appeared in all 11 games ... Finished season with two receptions for six yards ... As a blocker, helped pave the way for RB Mico McSwain to establish an Ole Miss freshman rushing record with 612 yards and three 100-yard performances ... Earned his third letter ... at Vanderbilt (9/17): Caught one pass for four yards ... As a blocker, helped the Rebels pile up a season-high 400 yards of total offense ... vs. Wyoming (9/24): Made one catch for two yards ... Helped McSwain record his first 100-yard rushing performance with a season-high 114 and a TD ... vs. Citadel (10/8): As a blocker, helped the Rebel offense tally 366 yards of offense and McSwain notch his second 100-yard game of the year ... vs. Alabama (10/15): Helped the offensive line not allow a sack ... vs. Kentucky (10/22): As a blocker, aided the offensive line in not allowing a sack for the second straight week ... Rebel offense totals 361 yards and McSwain reaches 100-yard plateau for third time ... Spring 2005: Caught one pass for 12 yards in Red-Blue game ...

2004: Appeared in all 11 games ... Made three starts at tight end against Vanderbilt (9/18), Arkansas State (10/2) and LSU (11/20) ... Received his second letter ... Had four receptions for 36 yards with a TD ... vs. Vanderbilt (9/18): Made his first career start as the Rebels opened in a two tight end set ... Had one reception for 14 yards ... As a blocker, helped pave the way for junior RB Vashon Pearson's 111-yard rushing effort ... at Wyoming (9/25): Tied a career high with two receptions for 18 yards ... As a blocker, helped Ole Miss generate a season-high 567 yards of total offense ... The Rebels recorded 221 yards rushing, including 139 yards by Pearson in what was his second straight 100-yard rushing performance ... vs. Arkansas State (10/2): Helped Pearson record his third consecutive 100-yard rushing game, netting 129 yards on 24 carries ... vs. Mississippi State (11/27): Caught a four-yard TD pass from Robert Lane in the first quarter to give the Rebels a 7-0 lead en route to a 20-3 victory ... As a blocker, helped Ole Miss total a season-high 283 yards rushing.

2003: Saw action in all 13 games ... Earned his first letter ... Caught five passes for 60 yards and two TDs ... at Vanderbilt (8/30): Recorded his first career reception on a 17-yard catch during his first career game ... vs. Texas Tech (9/27): Caught a two-yard TD pass from Eli Manning in the first quarter to record his first career TD reception ... at Florida (10/4): Ole Miss recorded 485 yards of offense in the 20-17 win over the No. 24 Gators ... Helped the Rebels generate 223 rushing yards, including 107 by Ronald McClendon to give Ole Miss its first 100-yard rusher in 16 games ... vs. Arkansas State (10/11): Helped the offense post the eighth-highest single-game output in school history with 582 yards of total offense in the 55-0 win ... vs. Alabama (10/18): Ole Miss recorded 216 yards rushing to post its third game this season with over 200 yards on the ground ... vs. South Carolina (11/1): Helped the Rebels total 538 yards of total offense in the 43-40 win, marking the fourth time this season Ole Miss has recorded over 500 yards of offense in a game ... The 43 points was also the Rebels' fifth game of 40 or more points to set a school single-season record for 40-point games ... at Mississippi State (11/27): Caught an 11-yard TD pass from Eli Manning in the second quarter to give the Rebels a 14-0 lead en route to a 31-0 victory ... Named the Quarterback Club co-Offensive Player of the Week ... Cotton Bowl (1/2): Set season highs for receptions (2) and receiving yards (30) in the 31-28 win over Oklahoma State ... Had a season-long 21-yard reception in the second quarter ... Spring 2003: Ended the spring in a tie for the No. 2 tight end spot with Jimmy Brooks ... Caught two passes for 37 yards, with long of 26, in Red-Blue spring game.

2002: Did not see action during his true freshman season and was redshirted.

HIGH SCHOOL: Selected to Tom Lemming's Top 25 tight end list, ranking No. 15 in the nation and No. 1 in State of Alabama ... Also made All-Southeast team as picked by Tom Lemming's Prep Football Report ... SuperPrep All-Dixie pick ... All-Region selection of PrepStar ... Earned Class 4A All-State honors in Alabama ... All-County and All-Metro ... Birmingham News Second Dozen Football Prospects ... Selected to play in Alabama-Mississippi All-Star Game ... Considered one of the fastest tight ends in the South as well as being an excellent blocker ... Playing on a team which didn't pass much, caught 18 passes for 350 yards and three TDs during senior season ... Career totals (18 games) include 36 receptions for 558 yards and eight TDs ... Averaged 15.5 yards per catch ... Also had 54 tackles ... Recovered two fumbles, one for a TD ... Coached in high school by Charlie Boren ... Earned three letters in football and four in basketball ... Picked up All-County honors in basketball.

PERSONAL: Son of Lawrence and Catherine Lilly ... Full name is Lawrence Lilly II ... Born: March 14, 1984 ... Majoring in Education.

LILLY'S CAREER STATISTICS
--RECEIVING--

Year G-S Rec Yds TD Lg Avg.
2003 13-0 5 60 2 21 12.0
2004 11-3 4 36 1 14 9.0
2005 11-0 2 6 0 4 3.0
Totals 35-3 11 102 3 21 9.3

LILLY'S CAREER HIGHS
RECEPTIONS: 2, 2x, MR: at Wyoming (9/25/2004)
RECEIVING YARDS: 30, vs. Oklahoma State (1/2/2004)
LONG RECEPTION: 21, vs. Oklahoma State (1/2/2004)
TD RECEPTIONS: 1, 3x, MR: vs. Mississippi State (11/27/2004)
CONSECUTIVE GAMES W/RECEPTION: 2, 11/27/2003-1/2/2004 and 9/18-9/25/2004

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