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Alvin Kamara
Alvin  Kamara


Norcross, Ga.

High School:

Height / Weight:
5-10 / 195

Running Back


HIGH SCHOOL AND PERSONAL: One of the nation's top prep running backs, with excellent versatility ... the nation's No. 2 all-purpose back by and the No. 45 player in the Rivals100 ... ranked as the No. 6 player in Georgia by Rivals ... selected to participate in the 2013 Under Armour All-America Game ... No. 32 in the ESPN 150 and the No. 4 running back ... ESPN ranked him the No. 4 player in Georgia and No. 17 in the Southeast region ... listed him as the No. 3 all-purpose back and the No. 7 player in Georgia, while ranking him 66th in the Top247 ... the No. 1 all-purpose back in the 247Composite, the No. 5 player in Georgia and the No. 42 player nationally ... invited to "The Opening" in the summer of 2012, on the Nike campus in Oregon ... the No. 69 player in the Scout 300 and's No. 12 running back prospect ... Sporting News No. 47 player in the nation ... rushed for 2,264 yards and 26 touchdowns while averaging 7.5 yards per carry as a senior in 2012 ... added 22 receptions for 286 yards and five scores ... second team All-American as a running back by MaxPreps ... earned Georgia Mr. Football honors from the Atlanta Journal-Constitution ... Class AAAAAA Player of the Year and garnered first team All-State honors from the Georgia Sports Writers Association ... added 1,300 yards and 17 touchdowns as a junior in 2011 ... played for head coach Keith Maloof at Norcross High School ... chose the Crimson Tide over Georgia, but also considered Florida State, Georgia Tech, Florida, Southern California, Clemson and Tennessee.