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Dee Hart
Dee  Hart


Orlando, Fla.

High School:
Dr. Phillips

Height / Weight:
5-9 / 187

Running Back



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2012 (REDSHIRT FRESHMAN): Played in five games, finding time in the backfield and on special teams before having his season come to an end due to a knee injury ... rushed 21 times for 88 yards and caught two passes for 18 yards ... also registered two tackles on kickoff coverage, forced a fumble and returned four punts for 50 yards. Michigan: Ran the ball nine times for 19 yards and tallied a solo tackle on special teams in his collegiate debut. Western Kentucky: Carried the ball three times for 12 yards and caught one pass for six yards in the win against the Hilltoppers. Arkansas: Named of the special teams players of the week by the Alabama coaching staff ... ran the ball four times for 21 yards with a long rush of 11 yards ... forced a fumble on kickoff coverage. Florida Atlantic: Named one of the specialists of the week for the second consecutive week by the Alabama coaching staff ... rushed four times for 21 yards ... also returned two punts for 28 yards. Mississippi: Ran the ball once for seven yards ... caught one pass for 12 yards ... returned two punts for 22 yards before having his season come to an end with a knee injury.

2011 (FRESHMAN): He redshirted after tearing ACL over the summer.

HIGH SCHOOL AND PERSONAL DATA: Hart enrolled at Alabama in January of 2011 and participated in spring drills ... one of the top running back prospects in the nation and high school teammates with fellow signee Ha Ha Clinton-Dix ... Parade All-American ... a five-star prospect by who was also listed as the nation's top all-purpose back ... is both a gifted runner and receiver ... No. 19 in the Rivals 100 and the No. 6 player in the state of Florida ... the No. 8 running back nationally by ESPNU and ... No. 79 in the ESPNU 150 and No. 63 in the Scout 100 ... No. 12 on the Mobile Press-Register's Super Southeast 120 ... was selected as the MVP of the U.S. Army All-American Bowl after rushing for 100 yards in the game ... also named the U.S. Army National Player of the Year while setting 23 school records at Dr. Phillips High School ... finished as the school's leader in rushing yards (4,151), 100-yard rushing games (18), 200-yard rushing games (four), points scored (518), total touchdowns (88) and all-purpose yards (7,405) ... rushed for 2,224 yards on 253 carries as a senior in 2010 ... averaged 8.8 yards per carry and scored 41 rushing touchdowns and 50 total touchdowns with seven receiving and two on returns ... caught 31 passes in 2010 for 563 yards and totaled 3,394 all-purpose yards ... Hart was named to The Orlando Sentinel All-Southern team, selected as the Class 6A State Player of the Year, runner-up for Mr. Football in Florida, All-Central Florida Offensive Player of the Year, Orange County Offensive Player of the Year, District Player of the Year ... as a junior in 2009, Hart rushed for 827 yards on 104 carries with 12 rushing touchdowns while catching 20 passes for 236 yards and three scores ... chose Alabama over Michigan, Auburn, Arkansas, Florida State and Georgia.