Roy Upchurch

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2006 (Freshman): Carried 12 times for 37 yards and two touchdowns against Louisiana Monroe. Upchurch played a total of 49 snaps in four games, including 24 plays against Louisiana Monroe. He had season-ending surgery to his right ankle following the Ole Miss game.

2005 (Redshirted)

Prep: In his senior season, Upchurch amassed 2,548 yards rushing and 27 touchdowns on 305 carries, for an 8.4-yard average. He was named a Parade All-America.As a junior, he had 1,886 rushing yards, 350 receiving yards and 29 total touchdowns to earned honorable mention All-Big Bend honors.

Personal: Son of Terissa Upchurch Butler. Has an older brother, Terrence, a younger brother, Everett, an older sister, Terra and a younger sister, Raechele. He spent his last three Christmas holiday seasons collecting donations from local businesses for local senior citizens. Donations have included blankets, space heaters, household items, gift cards and non-perishable food items. Upchurch continues this tradition in honor of his late grandmother, Gladys Garner, whom he took care of for 18 months before she passed away in 2001.