Skyhawk Football | Abou Toure - 29
|Height/Weight||6-2 - 230 lbs.|
BEFORE UTM: Played last season at Utah State, a Football Bowl Subdivision school in Logan, Utah…Playing for head coach Gary Andersen at Utah State, the Aggies set a school record with 11 victories (including a perfect 6-0 Western Athletic Conference record) and ended the season ranked No. 16 in the Associated Press poll…Playing behind honorable mention All-American and eventual NFL Draft pick Kerwynn Williams, Toure saw action in one game last season, tallying two carries for six yards in Utah State’s season-opening 34-3 win over Southern Utah on Aug. 30…Before Utah State, he played for head coach Todd Vasey at Dean College in Franklin, Mass., where the Bulldogs finished with an 8-1 record in 2011…Scored a pair of touchdowns in the season opener against Naval Academy Prep School before a high ankle sprain led to a season-ending injury and a medical redshirt…Experienced tremendous success as a freshman while attending Valley Forge Military College in Wayne, Pa. in 2010…Playing under head coach Don DiCarlo, he chalked up first team All-Eastern Pennsylvania Collegiate Conference accolades after rushing for more than 1,000 yards and helping the Trojans to an undefeated season…As a prep, he attended Framingham High School in Framingham, Mass….Playing for head coach Gary Doherty, he amassed 1,204 yards on 144 carries with 11 touchdowns to guide the Flyers to the 2009 state championship…Garnered first team All-Bay State Conference accolades and was selected to play in the Shrine All-Star Game.
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