Kary

Vincent Jr.

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Cornerback
Height: 5'10"
Weight: 185lbs.
Class: Junior
City/State: Houston, Texas
High School: Port Arthur Memorial HS
Major: Sport Administration
Experience: 2 Letters

Bio

Two-sport standout for the Tigers as he doubles as a SEC Championship sprinter on the LSU track and field team ... One of the fastest players in college football ... Ran lead leg for LSU’s 4x100 meter relay SEC Championship team at the 2018 conference outdoor meet ... Can play cornerback or move inside to play the nickel position ... Great in coverage with tremendous speed and good ball skills ... Has played in 24 games with 10 starts ... 40 career tackles to go with 1.5 tackles for loss, a sack and a pair of interception.

SOPHOMORE SEASON (2018)
Played in 13 games with seven starts ... Finished with 40 tackles, 1.5 tackles for loss, a sack and an interception ... Started at cornerback in the Fiesta Bowl win over UCF ... Other starts came vs. Louisiana Tech, Ole Miss, Florida, Mississippi State, Alabama, and Arkansas ... Had spectacular interception to go along with three tackles, two pass breakups and a sack for an 8-yard loss in win over Arkansas ... Opened season with four tackles vs. Miami ... Had career-best seven tackles and a pass breakup in win over No. 2 Georgia.

FRESHMAN SEASON (2017)
Appeared in 11 games and made three starts at nickel against Chattanooga, Mississippi State and Syracuse ... Finished year with nine tackles and an interception ... First career interception came against Chattanooga ... Had three tackles vs. Mississippi State and Syracuse.

ON THE TRACK (at LSU)
(2018) Ran wind-aided 10.07 in the 100 meters at the LSU Invitational to finish the season ranked No. 11 in the NCAA for 2019 ... Lead leg of the 4x100 meter relay that ran the 14th fastest time in NCAA history with a 38.37 at the NCAA Championships ... Ran lead leg of SEC winning 4x100 meter relay that clocked a time of 38.85 ... Helped LSU’s 4x100 meter relay win three additional times in 2018.
(2017) 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
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 ... Two-time 6A Texas State Champion in the 200 meters ... Coached in track by his dad ... Coached by Kenny Harrison.

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

Kary Vincent’s Career Highs
Tackles: 7 vs. Georgia, 2018
Tackles for Loss: 1.0 vs. Arkansas, 2018
Sacks: 1.0 vs. Arkansas, 2018
Interceptions: 1, 2x (Last: vs. Arkansas, 2018; First: vs. Chattanooga, 2017)
Pass Breakups: 2 vs. Arkansas, 2018

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