2010 SOPHOMORE SEASON:
Saw action in four games earned first varsity letter.
A 2008 graduate of Champlin Park High School (Minn.) as a fullback for the Rebels in his senior season, recorded 731 rushing yards in 129 carries with 6 touchdowns tallied 150 receiving yards on 17 receptions and accounted for four tackles in his senior season helped lead the Rebels to the AAAAA state championship game and a runner-up finish as a senior finished senior season with an 8-3 record rushed for a career-best 65 yards on 9/28/07 vs. Coon Rapids also competed in varsity wrestling.
Son of Jeffrey and Melinda Cotton born Sept. 27, 1989 accounting major.
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