Ohio Football

Sunday, February 17, 2013

By The Numbers: Derek Kief

By Greg Shoemaker | Featured Analyst

With a new offer from Ohio State that now brings the total of offers for LaSalle junior receiver Derek Kief up to 12 (Boston College, Cincinnati, Vanderbilt, Maryland, Bowling Green, Kent State, Kentucky, Northwestern, Indiana, Illinois and Toledo). The Lancer has been tough as nails on the football field the past two years.

As a junior he had 25 receptions in three GCL South games. As a sophomore he had 21 total catches against those same three squads - St. Xavier, Elder and Moeller. Here is a look at Kief, By The Numbers heading into his final campaign.

3 – Career high receiving touchdowns in a game (vs. Brother Rice (MI) – 10/13/12)
7 – Games with 100 or more yards receiving
7 - Receiving touchdowns as a sophomore
8 - Games with eight or more receptions in his career
9 – Receiving touchdowns as a junior
12 - Career high receptions in a game (vs. Moeller – 9/28/12)
16 – Receiving touchdowns in his career
44 – Receptions as a sophomore
65 – Receptions as a junior (school record)
109 – Receptions in his career
161 - Career high receiving yards in a game (vs. Moeller – 9/28/12)
612 – Yards receiving as a sophomore
907 - Yards receiving as a junior
1,519 – Receiving yards in his career

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