A late-bloomer in football as he only played the game for one year during high school ... Has made steady improvement during his short time with the Tigers and goes into the 2014 season with a chance at being in the receiver rotation for the Tigers ... Made big strides in both the mental and physical aspects of the game during the offseason ... Redshirted as a true freshman in 2013.
FRESHMAN SEASON (2013)
Redshirted as a true freshman in 2013.
A tall and very athletic player who exploded on the scene as a first-year football player his senior season ... Caught 60 passes for 1,060 yards and 11 touchdowns in helping Holy Cross reach the 4A state semifinals in 2012 ... Did not play football as a junior ... Rated as a four-star recruit by ESPN.com and Rivals.com and a three star by 247sports.com ... ESPN ranked him as the No. 46 wide receiver in the nation ... Ranked as the No. 13 prospect in Louisiana by Rivals and No. 15 in the state by ESPN ... Coached by Barry Wilson.
Parents are Stacey Garner and Kevin Spears, Sr. ... Born January 29, 1995 ... Majoring in interdisciplinary studies.