John

Emery Jr.

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Running Back
Height: 5'11"
Weight: 210lbs.
Class: Freshman
City/State: Destrehan, La.
High School: Destrehan HS
Experience: High School

Bio

2019 Signee
Comes to LSU as one of the nation's most sought-after high school running backs in the Class of 2019 ... The highest-rated running back to sign with LSU since Leonard Fournette in 2014 ... Considered one of the top-five running backs in the nation ... Rated a five-star prospect from Scout.com and 247sports ... Considered a top-three player in the state of Louisiana and the No. 2 running back nationally by 247sports ... A finalist for the Touchdown Club of Atlanta's National Back of the Year ... Will compete in the 2019 Under Armour All-America Game ... Team posted a 13-2 mark his senior year ... As a junior, piled up 1,029 all-purpose yards, scored nine touchdowns and averaged more than seven yards per carry in six games before suffering a season ending injury ... As a senior, rushed for 1,693 yards and 26 TDs in leading his team to the 5A state semifinals.

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