Korey Lindsey
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    Korey Lindsey

    Class:
    Senior

    Hometown:
    Baton Rouge, La.

    High School:
    Scotlandville Magnet

    Weight:
    190

    Position:
    CB

    Birthdate:
    02/03/1989

    Experience:
    4th


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    Last updated on Jan. 5, 2011

    2010 (Senior): First Team All-America selection by the Associated Press, becoming just the third Saluki in program history to garner First Team All-America accolades in back-to-back seasons...Garnered Second Team All-America accolades from The Sports Network...Team captain...Buck Buchanan Award finalist...First-Team All-MVFC...Had 41 tackles, 2.5 tackles for a loss, one interception and one quarterback hurry...Tied for third in the MVFC with seven pass breakups...Had a season-high seven tackles at North Dakota State...Broke up a pass in the end zone on fourth down to secure SIU's 45-38 overtime victory over No. 21 Northern Iowa on Oct. 9...Returned 10 punts for 56 yards with a long of 24.

    2010 (Preseason): Buck Buchanan Award Candidate...First-Team Preseason All-America selection by The Sports Network...Rated as the top cornerback in the FCS by Phil Steele and was named to his preseason All-America first team... Tabbed as a preseason All-American and the top defensive player in the MVFC by the Sporting News...Named one of the Top 10 defensive backs in the nation by The Sports Network...Honorable mention preseason All-American by Consensus Draft Services...Preseason First-Team All-MVFC Selection by Phil Steele.

    2009: Garnered first team All-America Accolades from the Associated Press and AFCA...Named to the College Sporting News "Fabulous 50" All-American Team...Second team Sports Network All-American...First team All-MVFC pick...Named The Sports Network National Defensive Player of the Week and MVFC Defensive Player of the Week following his two-interception, 12-tackle (career-high) game against Youngstown State...Awarded the teams Most Valuable Defensive Back Award...His six interceptions tied for the second-most in the MVFC and the eighth-most in the nation while it tied for the sixth-most in a year in school history...Had 63 tackles, 2.5 tackles for a loss 0.5 sacks, one fumble recovery and four pass breakups on the year...Also had two interceptions against Southwest Baptist.


    2008: Third team Sports Network All-American...First team All-MVFC...His six interceptions were fifth-most in a season in school history...Had a pair of interceptions in the game against Western Illinois and the playoff game versus New Hampshire...Named MVFC Defensive Player of the Week after the game versus WIU.

    2007: Registered 19 tackles and one interception in 14 games as a true freshman...Notched a season-high six tackles against Missouri State.

    High School: Two-position starter at wide receiver and defensive back...Was a defensive force with 76 tackles, four interceptions, two fumble recoveries, 17 pass breakups, one forced fumble and one interception returned for a touchdown in 2006...Gained 1,117 all-purpose yards, averaging 27.6 yards on kickoff returns and 18.9 yards on punt returns...Earned All-District honors twice as a wide receiver and twice as a defensive back...Two-time All-Metro Baton Rouge first team (2005, 2006)...As a junior, he contributed 68 tackles, seven interceptions, two forced fumbles, three fumble recoveries and 22 pass breakups (2005)...Hauled in 33 passes for 543 yards and seven touchdowns (2005)...Two-time first team 4A All-State (2005, 2006)...Also a member of the baseball and track and field teams.

    Personal: Born Feb. 3, 1989 in Baton Rouge, La....Son of Keith Woods and Lisa Lindsey...Recreation major.

    Lindsey Stats

    
    SCORING 	g 	td 	rush 	rcv 	ret 	pat 	2pat 	fg 	total 	avg/g
    2007 	       14 	0 	0 	0 	0 	0 	0 	0 	0 	0.0
    2008 	       12 	1 	0 	0 	1 	0 	0 	0 	6 	0.5
    2009 	       13 	0 	0 	0 	0 	0 	0 	0 	0 	0.0
    TOTAL 	       39 	1 	0 	0 	1 	0 	0 	0 	6 	0.2
    

    PUNT RETURNS g no. yards td long avg/r avg/g 2007 14 7 41 0 13 5.9 2.9 2008 12 1 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 2009 13 24 124 0 23 5.2 9.5 TOTAL 39 32 165 0 23 5.2 4.2

    KICK RETURNS g no. yards td long avg/r avg/g 2007 14 3 85 0 37 28.3 6.1 2008 12 0 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 2009 13 0 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 TOTAL 39 3 85 0 37 28.3 2.2

    INTERCEPTIONS g no. yards td long avg/r avg/g 2007 14 1 1 0 1 1.0 0.1 2008 12 6 81 1 48 13.5 6.8 2009 13 6 27 0 13 4.5 2.1 TOTAL 39 13 109 1 48 8.4 2.8

    ALL PURPOSE g rush rcv pr kr ir total avg/g 2007 14 0 0 41 85 1 127 9.1 2008 12 0 0 0 0 81 81 6.8 2009 13 0 0 124 0 27 151 11.6 TOTAL 39 0 0 165 85 109 359 9.2

    TACKLES g ua a total tfl pd ff fr blk 2007 14 9 10 19 0.0 1 0 0 0 2008 12 30 9 39 1.0 11 0 0 0 2009 13 39 24 63 2.5 10 0 1 0 TOTAL 39 78 43 121 3.5 22 0 1 0

    SACKS g ua a total yards 2007 14 0 0 0.0 0 2008 12 0 0 0.0 0 2009 13 0 1 0.5 9 TOTAL 39 0 1 0.5 9


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