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87  André Henderson
André Henderson

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Lexington, Ky.

High School:
Lexington Christian

Height / Weight:
6-6 / 226

Position:
Tight End

Experience:
1L


Moved from wide receiver to tight end during the spring ... Coaches believe this quality walk-on can eventually become a significant factor in the hunt for playing time ... Blessed with excellent height and is working to add strength ... Uses his height well and has the body control that enables him to adjust to the pass ... Has seen action in three career games.

2007 (Redshirt Freshman): Appeared in the Eastern Kentucky, Kent State, and Florida Atlantic games at wide receiver.

2006 (Freshman): Redshirted ... Scout Team Player of the Week twice during the season.

High School: Three-year starter for Lexington Christian Academy ... Played wide receiver and free safety ... District champions and regional runners-up his senior season ... Registered approximately 400 receiving yards with three touchdowns as a receiver and tallied four interceptions his senior season ... Junior year stats featured 29 catches for 696 yards and 12 scores while also intercepting two balls ... Scored two touchdowns as a sophomore ... In a game against Nicholas County he had a career-high 250 yards receiving and four touchdowns ... Lexington Herald-Leader all-city selection as a senior ... Named honorable mention all-state Class A in his final year ... A two-time all-district selection ... Team held a 28-8 record in his three seasons, going to the state playoffs each year ... Coached by Paul Raines ... Academic all-state ... Member of the National Honor Society and YMCA Black Achievers ... Also played basketball, lettering for three seasons.

Personal: Born in Lexington, Ky. ... Son of Keith and Angela Henderson ... Major is management.

2014 National Signing Day Commonwealth Stadium