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Coney Durr
Coney  Durr

Class:
Sophomore

Hometown:
Baton Rouge, La.

High School:
Dutchtown HS

Height / Weight:
5-10 / 190

Position:
DB

Experience:
1 Letter

Major:
Undeclared


03/30/2017

2017 Spring Preview: Defensive Backs

Gophers secondary has mixture of experience and youth as team prepares for 2017 seasosn

2016 • FRESHMAN SEASON: Played in seven games and started one • recorded six tackles and one pass breakup. Game-by-Game: Made collegiate debut against Indiana State  saw action at Illinois and against Purdue • made first collegiate tackle at Nebraska and competed against Northwestern • recorded one tackle at Wisconsin • made his first career start against Washington State and recorded four tackles and one pass breakup. 

HIGH SCHOOL: Attended Dutchtown High School in Geismar, La. • four-year letterwinner helped lead the Griffins to a 8-4 record as a senior • recorded 55 tackles and five tackles-for-loss • recovered a fumble and returned it for a touchdown • named First Team All-State by the Louisiana Football Coaches Association • tabbed an Louisiana All-State honorable mention and was District 5-5A Defensive MVP • earned First Team District 5-5A honors as a junior • coached by Benny Saia • also lettered in football and track • ranked as a consensus three star recruit by ESPN, Rivals, Scout and 247Sports • Scout ranked him as the No. 9 cornerback in Louisiana • 247Sports listed him as the No. 56 recruit in Louisiana while Rivals had him at No. 44 and ESPN at No. 57 • ESPN ranked him as the No. 89 cornerback in his class.

PERSONAL: Born December 25, 1997 • son of Jerry Banks and Karlyn Durr • has four sisters (Jeralyn, LaKendra, Shyniqua, and Jerah). e Moe, lettered for the Gophers in the 1980s.

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