Kary

Vincent Jr.

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Cornerback
Height: 5'10"
Weight: 182lbs.
Class: Sophomore
City/State: Port Arthur, Texas
High School: Port Arthur Memorial HS
Major: Sport Administration
Experience: 1 Letter

Bio

Speedster at cornerback … Also doubles as a valuable sprinter on LSU’s Top 10-ranked track and field team … Ran the lead leg of LSU’s 4x100 meter relay team that captured the 2018 SEC title with a time of 38.76.

FRESHMAN SEASON (2017)
Appeared in 11 games and made three starts at nickel against Chattanooga, Mississippi State and Syracuse … Had his first career interception against Chattanooga … Recorded at least one tackle in the season opener against BYU and in all three starts.

ON THE TRACK (at LSU)
Served as the lead leg of the 4x100 meter relay all season long when he competed … Ran lead leg of the 4x100 meter relay that claimed gold at the SEC Championships with a season-best time of 38.76 … Helped the Tigers win the 4x100 meter relay title at the Pac-12/Big Ten Invitational with a clocking of 38.84 … Ran the lead leg of the 4x200 meter relay at the Texas Relays to help LSU place second with a time of 1:21.48.

HIGH SCHOOL
Dynamic corner with great anticipation and closing speed ... Can go stride-for-stride with opposing receivers ... Showcases great bursts of acceleration ... Agile and well-rounded with a playmaking skillset ... Can be lethal in the return game with great athletic and cutback ability ... Four-star recruit per 247Sports, Rivals, ESPN and Scout ... Graded as the No. 12 player overall in Texas by Rivals ... Rated as the No. 23 overall prospect and the No. 2 corner in the ESPN 300 ... Invited to the 2017 Under Armour All-America game ... Ranked No. 33 on the Austin American-Statesman's 2017 Fabulous 55 ... Named to the All-USA Texas First Team Defense ... Recorded seven interceptions, returning three of them for four touchdowns his senior season ... Also defended seven passes and a sack ... Showed versatility by running for two touchdowns and hauling in a touchdown catch on offense ... Garnered 51 tackles, picking off five passes and returning two kicks for touchdowns during his junior campaign ... Coached by Kenny Harrison.

PERSONAL
Son of Kary Vincent Sr., who played wide receiver for Texas A&M and was drafted in the sixth round by the New Orleans Saints ... Born Feb. 27, 1999 ... Majoring in sport administration.

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