Coaches are high on the potential of this walk-on wide receiver ... A basketball player in high school, he only began playing football his senior year ... Has good size and has shown much ability in practice ... Unfortunately, will miss most or all of the 2008 season while he recovers from a knee injury sustained during the spring.
2007 (Freshman): Redshirted.
High School: Played just one season of high school football at Ballard HS in Louisville ... Had five catches for 195 yards in a playoff game ... Coached by Mark Catlett ... A four-year letterman in basketball ... Played small forward ... Named all-region and all-state in his senior season ... Ballard was the state runner-up in his final year with a 35-3 record ... Team also went to the state tourney his sophomore season.
Personal: Born in Louisville, Ky. ... Son of Erica Gholson ... His sister, Thia, plays basketball for Ohio University ... Major is undeclared, but is considering studying nursing.