Skyhawk Football | Tevin Barksdale - 21
|Hometown||Bowling Green, Ky.|
|Height/Weight||5-8 - 200 lbs.|
2012: Named to the 2012 College Football Performance Award (CFPA) Running Back Watch List.
2011: Saw action in all eleven games for the Skyhawks … Named OVC Running Back of the Week College Football Performance Awards … Rushed 107 times for 703 yards and a team-leading eight touchdowns … Averaged 6.4 yards per carry … Recorded a breakout performance on against rival Murray State with 14 rushes for 118 yards and two touchdowns … Averaged 71.8 all-purpose yards per game … Longest rushing attempt of season was 64 yards against Southeast Missouri … Caught nine passes for 105 yards.
2010: Was third on the team in total offense with 479 yards … Played in 10 games and was the team's fourth leading scorer with 18 points … Was the Skyhawks second leading rusher with 479 yards on 82 carries … Rushed 23 times for a season-high 134 yards in a victory against Tennessee Tech … Averaged 52.6 all-purpose yards a game … Longest rushing attempt of the season was 49 yards against Eastern Illinois ... Had 12 receptions for 29 yards.
2009: Saw action in nine games as a true freshman ... Averaged 4.1 yards per rushing attempt ... Had 15 carries for 62 yards and one touchdown ... Also returned kicks for the Skyhawks ... Averaged 53.0 all-purpose yards a game ... Returned four kicks against Murray State for 103 total yards ... Had a career-long 61-yard kickoff return against Tennessee Tech ... Longest rushing attempt of the season was 21 yards against Memphis.
High School: Played under Coach Kevin Wallace at Bowling Green High School, where he led the Purples to a 48-9 record, four district titles, three region titles, and a state finals appearance in his storied four-year career ... Was named Associated Press second team all-state in 2008, when he led the Purples to a 9-3 record and scored 170 points - the second-highest total in the 87-year history of BGHS football...Gained 1,588 yards from scrimmage and scored 27 touchdowns in 2008, giving him over 3,000 and 49 total touchdowns for his career ... Also had three interceptions on defense in 2008.