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#42 Steven Korte
Position: Fullback
Height: 6'1"
Weight: 223 lbs.
Class: Sophomore
Experience: 1 Letter
City/State: Mandeville, La.
High School: Fontainebleau HS
Steven Korte Bio
Courtesy: LSUsports.net (@LSUsports)
Release: 07/13/2007

Backup running back that has battled a series of injuries during his career ... Doubles as a special teams contributor as well ... Has played in 12 games during his career with no starts.

SOPHOMORE SEASON (2006)
Played in six games, contributing primarily on LSU’s special team units ... Registered two tackles, recording one against Mississippi State and the other vs. Kentucky ... Recorded no offensive stats.

FRESHMAN SEASON (2005)
The only true freshman to play on the offensive side of the football in 2005 ... Played in six games before suffering a knee injury that has had him sidelined after mid-October ... Saw action in both the backfield as well as on special teams ... As a running back, rushed for 25 yards on nine carries ... Had 16 yards on six carries against Mississippi State and followed that with nine yards on three attempts against Vanderbilt ... Had a special teams tackle against Tennessee.

HIGH SCHOOL
The state's top fullback prospect in 2004 ... Named to Tom Lemming's All-Southwest team, the Baton Rouge Advocate Second Dozen and the New Orleans Times-Picayune's Top 20 Blue-Chip list ... Rated as the nation’s No. 4 fullback by Collegefootballnews.com and No. 10 by ESPN ... Proved he can run and catch the ball out of the backfield and serve as a punishing blocker ... Missed two games at the start of the 2004 season due to a pulled hamstring ... Recorded 98 carries for 628 yards and six touchdowns as a senior ... Added 16 catches for 243 yards and three touchdowns ... Had a stellar junior season, accumulating 1,234 yards (11.3 per carry) and 19 touchdowns on the ground ... Also saw time on the defensive side of the ball at linebacker ... Coached by Larry Favre.

PERSONAL
Born March 10, 1986, in New Orleans ... Parents are Steve and Sharon Korte ... His dad was an All-American offensive lineman at Arkansas and also played in the NFL for the New Orleans Saints for seven years from 1983-89 ... Has two brothers Shane and Scott ... Majoring in general studies.

KORTE’S CAREER HIGHS
Attempts: 6 at Mississippi State (10/1/2005)
Yards: 16 at Mississippi State (10/1/2005)
Touchdowns: 0
Long: 4 twice

KORTE’S CAREER RUSHING TOTALS

Year
Att.
Yds.
TD
LG
2005
6-0
9
25
4
2006
6-0
0
0
0
TOTALS
12-0
9
25
4
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