On senior day, the UK football team falls to Tennessee 27-14 on Saturday, November 30, 2013
Has some catching up to do in learning the new offense as he missed the spring while recovering from an injury ... One of five tight ends with game experience ... A high school wide receiver who made the transition to tight end ... Has worked hard to gain the size needed to play tight end ... Has played in 18 games, starting two.
2012 (Junior): Did not see game action.
2011 (Sophomore): Played in five games, including a start at Vanderbilt ... Caught three passes for 22 yards, all coming at Georgia.
2010 (Redshirt Freshman): Saw action in all 13 games, mostly on special teams until the last two games of the season ... Made his first start at Tennessee, where he made one catch for four yards ... Caught two passes for 19 yards in the bowl game.
2009 (Freshman): Redshirted.
High School: Outstanding athlete who was a two-sport star at Seven Lakes High School in Katy, Texas ... Excelled in both football and basketball, receiving Division I scholarship offers in both sports ... Earned all-district honors three years for each sport ... Played wide receiver in high school, he could move to tight end in college ... The nation's No. 30 tight end prospect by Rivals.com ... On the Houston Chronicle list of the top-100 players in Texas ... Caught 31 passes for 539 yards with nine touchdowns as a senior ... Grabbed 40 passes for 689 yards and three TDs in his junior year ... A big-play receiver, averaging more than 17 yards per catch each of his last two seasons ... Noted as a receiver with great hands, not surprising given his proficiency in basketball ...Coached by Kevin O'Keefe ... "Anthony has an unlimited future as he focuses on football after being a combination football/basketball player," O'Keefe said. "He's a big kid who can put on excellent size once he hits the weight room full-time. He should be an impact player at Kentucky." ... Averaged 21 points and 11 rebounds per game as a senior, winning District Most Valuable Player honors ... Worked with service events at local elementary schools and also helped coach some Special Olympics basketball players.
Personal: Born in New Orleans, La. ... Son of Deborah Lowe ... Family was displaced by Hurricane Katrina ... Has a cousin, Jai Eugene, who played football at LSU ... Major is psychology.
Community Cats: Participated in the Christian Appalachian Project for Pike County (2010) and the Big Blue U Move-In (2011, `12).
Anthony Says ... My favorite class at UK is: developmental psychology ... I couldn't live without my: mama and sisters ... The coolest thing about being at UK is: BBN has the best fans ... Something people might not know about me is: I have a twin ... My favorite part about game day is: coming out with the victory.