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2005 Football Roster


Justin Rainey

Class: r-Jr.
Position: LB
Height: 5-10
Weight: 215 pounds
Previous School: Northwestern
Hometown: Rock Hill, SC

2005: Played in just the first three games of the year ... Had seven total tackles for the season ... In his first game back with the Blue Raiders, Rainey tallied five tackles (three solos) in the season opener at Alabama ... Came back to collect two stops against North Texas ... Missed the final eight games of the year with a knee injury.

2004: Named honorable mention all-Jayhawk Conference as a starter for Hutchinson (Kansas) Community College ... Recorded 86 tackles (66 solos), 13 tackles for loss, two sacks, one fumble recovery, and one forced fumble ... Hutchinson finished 13th nationally in the NJCAA poll.

2003: Played in all 12 games and started the last eight ... Finished eighth on the team in tackles with 46 to go along with three tackles for loss, a sack and a pass breakup ... Played mostly on special teams against FAU, Georgia, Clemson and Missouri ... Earned his first career start against Temple at strong safety and responded with three tackles ... Started against NMSU and had five tackles ... Registered three tackles and a fumble recovery versus North Texas and added four stops at Utah State ... Collected nine tackles in the win over Troy State ... Tallied a career-best 10 tackles and a sack against Louisiana-Lafayette ... Had eight tackles in the season finale against Arkansas State.

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

High School: A three-time region 3-4A selection and three-time all-area pick for Northwestern High School ... Rushed for 1,253 yards and 24 touchdowns in helping Northwestern to a 12-4 record and a runner-up finish in Class 4A in 2001 ... Also recorded 24 tackles and an interception on defense from his corner position ... Registered 189 yards rushing on 21 carries and three touchdowns in a game against Burns and still holds the South Carolina state record for touchdowns in a game with five his junior year ... Lettered in football, basketball, and track.

Personal: Parents: Kenny Springs and Angela Rainey ... Born: 5/4/84 ... Major: Physical Education.



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