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Kori Gaines Athlete Profile

#19 Kori Gaines

Kori Gaines
Position: Defensive Back Height: 5-8 Weight: 162 Class: Freshman Roster Years: 2010-2011 Hometown: Loganville, GA Last School: Grayson High School

Before BYU

  • Prepped at Grayson High
  • Three-year starter
  • All-county and first-team all-state selection
  • Helped lead his team to a 12-1 overall record in 2009 as key member of defensive unit that allowed on average eight points per game and produced five shutouts
  • Returned punt 52 yards for a touchdown against Roswell in a Georgia 5A quarterfinal victory
  • Led county with school-record nine interceptions in 2009 and added 25 tackles
  • Finished second on the team in tackles as a junior with 46
  • Also broke up seven passes with two picks in 2008
  • Contributor on special teams with a 31.1 kick return average, including a long of 99 yards for a touchdown
  • Piled up 39 tackles and four interceptions his sophomore season
  • Coached by Mickey Conn
  • Grayson defensive line coach Lenny Gregory played defensive line for the Cougars from 1991-93

2010 | Redshirt Year

Member of the scout team.

2011 | Freshman Year

Member of the scout team