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2005 Football Roster


Linnie Yarbrough

Class: Sr.
Position: WR
Height: 6-3
Weight: 190 pounds
Previous School: Hunters Lane
Hometown: Nashville, TN

2005 Football: Did not participate in spring drills while he concentrated on outdoor track ... Rejoined the team prior to fall camp ... Played in 10 of 11 games and recorded two catches for nine yards ... Had a reception against Alabama and FIU ... Also rushed three times for 43 yards.

2004 Football: Joined the Blue Raiders in preseason camp and quickly moved to No. 2 at one of the receiver spots ... Played in five total games and collected one reception.

2002: Indoor: Posted second fastest times in Sun Belt in both 55 and 60m hurdles for season ... Won 60m hurdles and member of third-place 4x400m "B" relay at Kentucky Invitational ... Placed third in 55m hurdles at Blue Raider Invitational and first in same event in season-best 7.41 at Blue Raider Classic ... Came in third in 55m hurdles at Middle Tennessee Classic and second at Sun Belt Championships, earning All-SBC honors.

2003 Outdoor: Placed second in 110m hurdles in 14.25, seventh in 400m hurdles and member of winning shuttle hurdle relay at Alabama Relays ... Again came in second in 110m hurdles at Mississippi State Invitational ... Member of third-place shuttle hurdle relay at Sea Ray Relays ... Finished fifth in 110m hurdles in 14.18 and sixth in 400m hurdles in 54.11 at Vanderbilt Invitational ... Won 100m hurdles and placed second in 400m hurdles at Murray State Invitational ... Ran season-best 14.12 in 110m hurdle prelims before taking second in finals ... Ran 14.15 in 110m hurdle prelims at NCAA Mideast Regional.

2003: Indoor: Started the Indoor season by winning the 55 hurdles with a jump of 7.39 at the Middle Tennessee Invitational ... Won the 55 hurdles at the Blue Raider Invitational (7.30), the Middle Tennessee Classic (7.41) and the Middle Tennessee Valentine Invitational (7.30) ... Finished fourth at the Sun Belt Championships with a time of 7.42.

2004: Outdoor: Finished the season strong by posting a personal best and school record 13.69 in the 110 hurdles at the NCAA National Championships ... Won the Sun Belt Championships in the 110 hurdles with a conference record time of 13.76 to qualify for the MidEast Regional, where he finished eighth to qualify for the NCAA National Championships ... Won the Vanderbilt Invitational in the 110 hurdles ... Placed seventh at the Penn Relays with a 14.05 in the 110 hurdles ... Had eight Top 10 finishes in 2004

High School: Two-year letterwinner for coach Chuck Lewis at Hunters Lane HS in Nashville ... Voted First Team All-State and All-Midstate as senior ... Won state title as senior and finished third as junior in 100mH at state meet ... Named Second Team All-State and All-Midstate as junior ... Broke HLHS record in 110mH with 14.2 as senior ... Ran personal-best 14.10 in 2001 ... Finished fifth at 2001 USA Junior Olympics ... Also four-year letterwinner at quarterback.

Personal: Linnie Earl Yarbrough ... Born September 9, 1982 ... Son of Linnie, Sr., and Mary Yarbrough