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Christian Coleman

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Milan, Tenn.

High School:
Milan

Height / Weight:
6-3 / 292

Position:
Defensive Tackle

Experience:
3L


04/07/2012

UK Football Holds First Full Scrimmage

Newcomers stand out on defense in Wildcats' first full scrimmage

11/22/2011

Wildcats Begin Week With Indoor Practice

Kentucky will host Tennessee on Saturday at 12:21 p.m. ET on the SEC Network

11/14/2011

Joker Phillips Weekly Press Conference Coverage

Held at the Wildcat Den on Monday, Nov. 14

11/12/2011

Kentucky-Vanderbilt Postgame Notes

Vanderbilt 38, Kentucky 8

10/24/2011

Joker Phillips Press Conference Coverage

Held at the Wildcat Den on Oct. 24, 2011

11/26/2011

FB vs. Tennessee, 112611

The University of Kentucky football team snapped a 26-game losing streaking to Tennessee by beating the Volunteers 10-7

11/14/2011

FB vs. Vanderbilt, 111211

Kentucky falls on the road to Vanderbilt

11/05/2011

FB vs. Ole Miss, 110511

Cats Bounce Ole Miss 30-13; Williams runs for 111 yards and two touchdowns; Trevathan notches 17 tackles, one INT

10/30/2011

Kentucky 16, Mississippi State 28 - AP Photos

Trevathan racks up 17 tackles, one interception and a forced fumble

Defensive tackle spots will be wide open in the spring after the departure of the top three tackles from last season ... Has three seasons of reserve duty experience ... Showed an impressive ability to find his way to the ballcarrier during his freshman season ... Has shown a knack for knocking down passes at the line of scrimmage ... Has played in 22 games, starting two.

2013 (Junior): Played in two games with two tackles.

2012 (Sophomore): Played in eight games ... Made two tackles and had a pass breakup.

2011 (Freshman): Played in all 12 games, starting two when Donte Rumph was injured ... Totaled 21 tackles, featuring a season best of three against WKU, Florida, LSU, Ole Miss and Vanderbilt ... Shared a tackle for loss vs. Ole Miss ... Broke up two passes during the season.

High School: Named to the Nashville Tennessean All-State "Dream Team," covering all classifications, following his senior season ... Also first-team all-state for Class AAA by the Tennessee Sports Writers Association ... Outstanding final year featured 116 tackles, five quarterback sacks, two fumbles caused and two fumble recoveries ... Area Defensive Player of the Year by the Jackson Sun ... Named his district's Most Outstanding Defensive Player ... Missed most of his junior year because of injury ... Helped Milan High School post a 40-5 record over his last three seasons, including two trips to the finals of the state playoffs ... Three-year starter in the defensive line and also played occasionally at tight end ... Turned in a monster performance in the Tennessee East-West All-Star Game and was named Defensive Most Valuable Player for the West squad ... Collected four quarterback sacks, made eight total tackles and caused a fumble against an offensive line that had four Division I signees ... A defensive end who could grow into a defensive tackle in college ... The No. 14 prospect in Tennessee by Rivals.com ... Scout.com tabbed him as the nation's No. 88 offensive tackle ... Was a teammate of current Wildcat Avery Williamson ... Coached by Jeff Morris ... "Christian was a one-man wrecking crew," Morris said. "He has great talent and great intelligence. He's large and explosive, with a knack for recognizing formations and stance." ... Four-year letterman in baseball as a third baseman, first baseman and pitcher ... Set the school home-run records for a single season (15 HR) and career (27) ... Honors graduate ... Member of the Spanish Club and Math Club.

Personal: Born in Washington, D.C. ... Son of Alton and Vicki Coleman ... Major is kinesiology.
Community Cats: Participated with the Big Blue U Move-In (2011, `12) ... Helped with an event for God's Pantry (2012, `13).

Christian Says ... My favorite movie is: The Sandlot ... If I could trade places with any athlete, it would be: Albert Pujols ... Something people might not know about me is: I'm a country boy and I love being outdoors ... My favorite part of game day is: seeing my parents on the Cat Walk.

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