Hank Black

#2 Hank Black

HT. 6-0
WT. 166
YR. Fr.
HOMETOWN Knoxville, Tenn.

2015 Season

Played in all 11 games … Finished the season with 204 all-purpose yards – 168 kickoff return yards and 36 receiving yards … Posted four receptions, 12 kickoff returns and one punt return … Recorded a season-high 80 kickoff return yards, while hauling in one catch for 13 yards at Mercer (Oct. 17) … Broke a season-best 35-yard return against the Bears, while finishing with a season-high 93 all-purpose yards … Had one reception for 15 yards at Montana State … Had at least one reception in four straight games from Oct. 3-31 … Also had a reception against Saint Francis (Oct. 3) and Warner (Oct. 31) … First collegiate reception came in the Saint Francis game ... Was named Bowman Jewelers Special Teams Player of the Week vs. Mercer. 

Prior to ETSU

Played three seasons for Knox Carter High School … was an all-district, all-KIL and all-state selection during his prep career … was named special teams player of the year as a senior … participated in the Tennessee East/West All-Star Game … collected 52 receptions for 889 yards and 13 touchdowns his senior year, while also returning three kickoffs for touchdowns in 2013.


Born Dec. 29, 1995 … son of Jeff and Jennifer Black … expecting to major in sports management … played for high school coach Heath Woods.