2019-20 Football
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1 Rodarious Timmons DB
2 Tyler Riddell QB
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7 Ford Cooper QB
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10 Dashaun McKinney WR
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11 Cade Weldon QB
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12 MJ Woods DB
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14 Keith Coffee WR
15 Chance Thrasher QB
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20 Giovanni Dyer WR
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25 Jalyn Williams RB
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31 Brett Strother LB
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77 Fred Norman Jr. OL
79 Cameron Parker OL
80 Desi Lester Jr. WR
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84 Jaylen Frierson RB
85 Juliun Price WR
86 Will Huzzie WR
87 Mason Hewitt TE
88 Braxton Richburg WR
89 Anthony Spagnoletti WR
90 Javion Heard DL
92 Dru Bowens LB/DE
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96 Landon Kunak K/P
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Nate Adkins

#44 Nate Adkins

HT. 6-3
WT. 226
YR. So.
HOMETOWN Knoxville, Tenn.

2021 (Junior): Named to the SoCon All-Academic Team … Named to the Coaches Second Team All-SoCon … Appeared in 13 games for the Bucs with 11 starts on the campaign … Ranked third on the team in receptions (33) and in receiving yards (357) … Averaged 10.8 yards per catch and 27.5 receiving yards per game … Also finished the season with one touchdown, hauling in the lone touchdown against The Citadel (Oct. 9) … Hauled in a career-high seven receptions for 94 yards in ETSU’s thrilling win over Kennesaw State (Dec. 4) in the FCS playoffs … In the playoff game, Adkins caught the two-point conversion pass to give the Bucs the one-point victory … In the final two drives against the Owls, Adkins was responsible for five receptions for 71 yards … Earned a spot on the Preseason First Team All-SoCon.

2020 (Junior)*: Named to the SoCon Honor Roll, SoCon All-Academic Team and was awarded the Commissioner’s Medal … Tabbed to the FCS ADA Academic All-Star team … Named to the Coaches First Team All-SoCon … Awarded a spot on the First Team Preseason All-SoCon team … Appeared in all six games for ETSU, starting the final four games of the year … Capped off the season with 10 receptions for 101 yards, ranking fourth on the team in receiving yards and fifth in total receptions … Hauled in at least one reception in each of the final five games … Season-long reception of 22 yards in the win at The Citadel (March 20) … Posted a season-best performance in the finale at Mercer (April 10) with four receptions for 39 yards.

*Season played in Spring 2021 due to COVID-19 pandemic

2019 (Sophomore): Named to the SoCon Honor Roll … Captured a spot on the 2019 Fall Academic All-Conference team…Named SoCon Coaches First Team All-Conference … Appeared and started in all 12 games for the Blue & Gold … Finished the season second on the team in total receptions (25), setting a new career high for receptions in a single season … Finished second on the team in receiving touchdowns with two and fourth on the team in receiving yards with 241 … Recorded one receiving touchdown in back-to-back games to start the season at Appalachian State (Aug. 31) and in the home opener against Shorter (Sept. 7) … Pulled down a career-high five receptions and 55 yards receiving against Samford.

2018 (Freshman): Named to the SoCon Honor Roll … Had a successful freshman campaign for the Bucs, appearing in all 12 games with two starts against Western Carolina (Oct. 27) and Jacksonville State (Nov. 24) … Finished the year with five catches for 50 yards and one touchdown … First collegiate reception came against Tennessee on Sept. 8, while season-long 24-yard catch happened in the homecoming win over Gardner-Webb (Oct. 6) … First collegiate touchdown fell against Western Carolina with a one-yard reception.

High School: Signed with the Bucs during the early December period … Lettered in football and baseball at Bearden High School … Three-time all-conference in football and one-year all-conference in baseball … Registered 76 tackles, 14 tackles for loss, six sacks (team high) and one fumble recovery his senior season … Had a career .354 batting average, while playing third base his sophomore and junior seasons on the varsity level.

Personal: Brother (Nick) plays baseball at Marshall, while his father (Greg) played football at Marshall and is currently on the football staff at South Carolina as an Offensive Line Coach.