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2012 Football Roster

Carlos Lopez

Class: Sr.
Position: PK
Height: 5-10
Weight: 207 pounds
Previous School: Seymour
Hometown: Seymour, TN

2012: Played in all 12 games as the primary place-kicker and kickoff specialist … Connected on 17 of 22 field goals and made all 36 of his extra points … The 17 field goals ranked tied for the second-most in a single-season and his 87 points ranked as the third highest by a kicker … Had two stretches where he made five straight three-pointers … Made both his field goal attempts and scored seven points in opener against McNeese … Connected on a 36-yard field goal and scored seven points in win over FAU … Went 2-for-2 in field goals at Memphis, including a long of 43 yards … Also scored 12 points at Memphis … Missed his first field goal at Georgia Tech (42 yards) … Hit a 44-yard field goal against ULM in his only attempt … Hit both his field goals (33, 31) against FIU and scored 10 points … Connected on both field goal attempts at WKU … Hit two of three field goals at USA … Connected on three of four field goals in win over Troy.

2011: Preseason First Team All-SAC as a placekicker … Made 4 of 6 field goals and connected on 35 of 37 extra points in his final year at Carson Newman … Hit a long field goal of 46 yards … Averaged 53.6 yards on kickoffs.

2010: Redshirted. 2009: Second team All-SAC selection … Started all 14 games for the Eagles … Connected on 10-of-11 field goal attempts to finish third in the conference … Made 67-of-69 extra points to lead the league … Fifth in the SAC in scoring with 97 points … Named SAC Special Teams Player of the Week after making all three field goal attempts, including the game-winner, in Carson-Newman’s 23-20 win over Newberry (9/26) … Set a school record for most extra points made in a game by connecting on all 11 attempts in a win over Brevard (10/24).

2008: Made 1-of-4 field goal attempts and 22-of-24 extra point attempts.

High School: Standout at Seymour in Seymour, Tenn. ... Earned All-District, All-Region, and All-State honors ... Helped lead the Eagles to a district title ... Also played soccer.

Full Name: Jose Carlos Sanchez-Lopez … Parents: Jose and Arly Alayon ... Born: 12/12/89.

2012 Game-by-Game Stats