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Travis Rudolph
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Travis Rudolph 1884839
Position: Wide Receiver
Height: 6'1"
Weight: 192
Year: Junior
Hometown: West Palm Beach, Fla.
High School: Cardinal Newman

2016 Biletnikoff Award Candidate
2016 All-America Candidate

All-ACC Second Team (Media)
All-ACC Honorable Mention (Coaches)

2015: Appeared in all 13 games making 11 starts in his second season at Florida State...finished his sophomore season leading the team in receptions (59), receiving yards (916) and touchdown receptions (7) – all single-season career bests…averaged a team-best 70.5 receiving yards per game…recorded the highest yards per catch at 15.5 among receivers with at least 10 catches…garnered second team All-ACC honors from the media and Honorable Mention accolades from the coaches…one of three Seminole receivers with at least 50 catches on the year – just the second time since 1990 that FSU has had at least three receivers register 50+ catches in a single-season…ranked third in the ACC in receiving yards and receiving yards per game, tied for fifth in touchdown receptions, sixth in receptions per game (4.5) and receptions and eighth in yards per catch…closed out the 2015 season in fine fashion against Houston in the Chick-fil-A Peach Bowl posting single-game career-highs for both receptions (7) and yards (201)…it marked the first 200-yard receiving game of his career and the most by a Seminole in a bowl game, surpassing the previous record of 195 yards set by Javon Walker against Virginia Tech in the 2002 Gator Bowl…the 201 receiving yards ranked as the 12th most in a single-game in FSU history…hauled in a 65-yard touchdown pass from Sean Maguire in the third quarter against the Cougars, the third longest in FSU bowl history…recorded his first career 100-yard game inside Doak Campbell Stadium against Syracuse – finished with five receptions for 191 yards and three touchdowns...became the first receiver with three touchdown receptions in a game since Kelvin Benjamin performed the feat at Florida in 2013...tallied 172 first-half receiving yards against Cuse - most for FSU in a half since 2000...named ACC Receiver of the Week for his performance against the Orange...registered at least six receptions in five games (USF, Wake Forest, Clemson, NC State and Houston) on the year…was on the receiving end of the lone offensive touchdown in FSU’s 14-0 victory at Boston College - caught a nine-yard pass from Everett Golson in the first quarter on FSU’s opening drive…led the team in receptions five times including in four straight games to open the 2015 season (Texas State, USF, BC, Wake Forest)…led the team in receiving yards four times (USF, Syracuse, Clemson and Houston)…finished the year tied for the team lead with Kermit Whitfield for the most 100+ receiving games at two...named one of three Offensive MVPs and presented with the Community Service Award following the 2016 spring season.

2014: ACCOLADES - All-Freshman Team Honorable Mention (Athlon Sports, Campus Insiders)...ACC Academic Honor Roll...Lived up to the hype after entering Florida State as one of the top wide receiver prospects in the nation...developed into a No. 2 receiver as the season progressed and finished with 38 receptions for 555 yards and four touchdowns...captured Freshman All-America honors from Athlon Sports and Campus Insiders…led FSU with six receptions for 96 yards and an 18-yard third-quarter touchdown against Oregon in the Rose Bowl...first career reception was a 40-yard catch at NC State...had five catches for 40 yards in the ACC Championship Game...caught three balls for 48 yards versus Boston College...hauled in four passes for 65 yards at Miami...had a spectacular 68-yard touchdown catch as part of FSU’s school-record 21-point comeback victory at Louisville...had six receptions for 80 yards and an 11-yard score versus Notre Dame...caught six passes for 46 yards at Syracuse...had four catches for 66 yards, including his first career touchdown reception - a 59-yard catch-and-run - versus Wake Forest…played in 13 games with six starts.

PERSONAL: Ranked the nation’s No. 1 wide receiver prospect by Rivals in the 2014 recruiting class...five-star recruit by Rivals and 247Sports and a four-star prospect by ESPN...rated top player in Florida (No. 11 player overall) by Rivals...ranked the nation’s second-best wide receiver and the No. 2 player in Florida by 247Sports (No. 23 overall)...rated sixth-best wide receiver in the nation and No. 9 Florida prospect by ESPN (No. 40 overall)...played in the Under Armour All-America Game with the nation’s best talent...had a game-high 48 yards on four catches, including an 11-yard touchdown...MaxPreps Second Team All-American...PrepStar Magazine’s No. 11 wide receiver and No. 76 overall prospect...No. 2 recruit in Palm Beach area on PBGametime’s Class of 2014 Big Board...Palm Beach Post Small Schools Offensive Player of the Year and Sun Sentinel Class 5A-4A-3A-2A Player of the Year...American Family Insurance All-USA Florida First Team...Class 3A All-State First Team in 2013 and 2011...Class 3A All-State Second Team in 2012...caught 63 passes for school records of 1,237 yards and 15 touchdown receptions in 2013...added four interceptions on defense...led Cardinal Newman to an 8-4 record, the regional finals and first district title since 2004...named the Lou Groza Awards High School Player of the Year...had 833 total yards of offense and scored 17 total touchdowns as a junior despite missing three games with an injury...tallied 40 receptions for 625 yards and scored 12 touchdowns as a sophomore...scored 15 touchdowns as a freshman...also competed in track and field...coached at Cardinal Newman by Steve Walsh, former star quarterback at the University of Miami and NFL veteran...chose FSU over Alabama, Auburn, Miami and Ohio State...born September 15, 1995...majoring in social science.

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