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2004 Football Roster


Eugene Gross

Class: r-So.
Position: RB
Height: 5-9
Weight: 212 pounds
Previous School: Statesboro HS
Hometown: Statesboro, GA

2003: Played in all 12 games and earned seven starts (6 at running back and 1 at quarterback) ... Led the Blue Raiders in rushing with 735 yards and 10 touchdowns ... Also tallied 25 receptions for 172 yards to lead all backs ... Was the team leader in kickoff returns with 26 for 467 yards (18.0 average) while ranking second in all-purpose yards (114.5) ... Opened his collegiate career against FAU with 19 carries for 86 yards and a touchdown, including a 21-yard run ... Had just nine yards on five carries at Georgia ... Registered 159 all-purpose yards at Clemson with 122 yards on kickoff returns and 37 on the ground ... His 122 kickoff return yards ranked as the seventh most in a single-game at MT ... Also added a four-yard touchdown run versus the Tigers ... Led the team with 77 rushing yards at Missouri to go along with a 38-yard pass completion ... Rushed for 80 yards on 14 carries against Temple ... Tallied his first 100-yard rushing game when he rambled for 102 yards on 25 carries in the win over NMSU ... Had a 46-yard run against the Aggies ... Rushed for a career-best 141 yards and a touchdown in the win at Idaho, including a personal long 51-yard run against the Vandals ... Reeled in a career-best four receptions at Utah State and equaled that feat against Troy State the following game ... Led the Blue Raiders with 59 yards rushing and two touchdowns in win over Arkansas State.

2002: Sat out the year due to NCAA academic requirements.

High School: Helped lead Statesboro to a perfect 15-0 mark and a AAAA State Championship in 2001 for coach Buzz Buzby ... Voted to All-Region team ... Was the team's starting quarterback in a wishbone scheme ... Completed 25-of-56 passes for 502 yards and five touchdowns ... His long pass completion was a 68-yard touchdown ... Rushed for 620 yards and enjoyed a long run of 46 yards (TD) ... Rushed 11 times for 83 yards and a touchdown in the championship game ... Played safety on defense and came away with two interceptions.

Personal: Parents: Eugene, Sr. and Debrah Gross ... Born: 2/26/83 ... Major: Undecided.



2003 Game-by-Game Stats
2004 Game-by-Game Stats
2005 Game-by-Game Stats
2006 Game-by-Game Stats