| James Kirkendoll
Round Rock, Texas
|Height / Weight:|
5-11 / 185
· Career statistics
· 2008 season highlights video
Four-year wide receiver who played in 43 games, starting 28 ... posted 121 receptions (No. 9 on the UT career list) for 1,389 yards (11.5 ypc) and nine TDs for his career ... shared UT's Darrell K Royal Most Valuable Offensive Player Award in 2010 ... appeared in all 12 games, starting 11 in 2010 ... led the team in receptions (52) and receiving yards (707) with two TDs ... appeared in 14 games at wide receiver, including 12 starts, in 2009 ... posted 48 catches for 461 yards and six TDs ... saw action in all 13 games, starting five, at wide receiver in 2008 ... tallied 21 catches for 221 yards and a TD ... appeared in four games as a true freshman in 2007 ... was sidelined for the final five games of the season with a left hip injury ... scored TDs via rush, reception and return as a prepster ... tabbed a prep All-American and three-time all-district performer ... also earned all-state honors in basketball, while lettering in track and field ... a member of UT's Athletics Director's Honor Roll (Fall 2007).
Appeared in all 12 games at wide receiver, including 11 starts ... shared UT's Darrell K Royal Most Valuable Offensive Player Award ... led the team in receptions (52) and receiving yards (707) for 13.6 ypc with two TDs ... logged one reception for five yards at Rice ... caught two passes for 32 yards versus Wyoming ... logged six receptions for 122 yards at Texas Tech ... recorded six receptions for 42 yards and one TD vs. UCLA ... equaled a career-high with eight receptions for 87 yards versus No. 8 Oklahoma ... tallied five receptions for 44 yards versus Iowa State ... caught six passes for 72 yards at Kansas State ... registered four receptions for 71 yards against No. 12/11 Oklahoma State ... notched a career-high 123 receiving yards, including a career-long 63-yard TD catch, on four receptions versus Florida Atlantic ... totaled seven catches for 52 yards against No. 17/18 Texas A&M.
Appeared in 14 games at wide receiver, including 12 starts ... twice garnered team's Top Contributor award ... posted 48 catches for 461 yards and six TDs ... grabbed two receptions for 19 yards against ULM ... registered seven receptions for a season-high 102 yards, including a 42-yard reception and a 25-yard TD catch, at Wyoming ... named team's Most Productive Performer on offense ... hauled in four passes for 30 yards against UTEP ... notched three receptions for 25 yards versus Colorado ... caught three passes for 11 yards against No. 20 Oklahoma ... registered two receptions for 11 yards at Missouri ... snared three passes for 20 yards at Oklahoma State ... caught five passes for 40 yards and a TD versus UCF ... registered six receptions for 43 yards at Baylor ... posted a career-high eight receptions for 86 yards and two TDs versus Kansas ... caught four passes for 63 yards and two TDs, including a season-long 47-yard reception, at Texas A&M.
Appeared in all 13 games, starting five, at wide receiver ... posted 21 catches for 221 yards and a TD ... notched two receptions for 39 yards, including his first career TD, against FAU ... hauled in two passes for 14 yards against Rice ... recorded a 27-yard reception versus Arkansas ... notched a reception against No. 1 Oklahoma and No. 11 Missouri ... caught a 22-yard pass against No. 6 Oklahoma State ... posted a 10-yard reception at No. 7 Texas Tech ... hauled in four passes for 37 yards against Baylor ... posted three receptions for 27 yards at Kansas ... had five receptions for 41 yards, including a key fourth-down reception on the game-winning drive, against No. 10 Ohio State in the Fiesta Bowl ... the fourth-down reception was named the Great Play of the game by the coaching staff.
Appeared in four games at wide receiver as a true freshman ... was sidelined for the final five games of the season with a left hip injury.
Coached by Laney Wilson at Round Rock H.S. ... a prep All-American and three-time all-district performer ... played in the 2007 East Meets West All-American game ... a third-team member of Dave Campbell's Super Team ... totaled 140 receptions for 2,036 yards (14.5 ypc) and 19 TDs over his final three seasons ... scored TDs via rush, reception and return during his career ... was a standout at wide receiver, cornerback and kick returner ... helped Round Rock to a 9-3 record and an area and bi-district championship as a senior... earned all-district 14-5A honors at both wide receiver and returner ... also tabbed first-team All-Centex ... caught 49 passes for 923 yards (18.8 ypc) and eight TDs ... carried the ball 37 times for 600 yards and nine TDs ... returned eight punts for 325 yards (40.6 ypr) and seven kickoffs for 460 yards (65.7 ypr) ... recorded 2,308 all-purpose yards and averaged 22.9 yards per touch ... also posted 56 tackles and four interceptions on defense ... tabbed all-region and first-team all-district 15-5A as a junior ... notched 59 receptions for 648 yards and eight TDs ... rushed 12 times for 150 yards ... earned first-team all-district 15-5A as a sophomore ... caught 32 passes for 465 yards and three TDs ... also returned a kickoff 97 yards for a TD ... also was a three-year letterman in basketball and competed in track and field as a sophomore and freshman ... tabbed MVP of the first annual Dennis Johnson Memorial High School All-Star Game ... tabbed the Williamson County Basketball Player of the Year, first-team all-district 14-5A and second-team All-Centex as a junior ... voted Basketball Newcomer of the Year as a sophomore ... ran the 100 meters in 10.8 as a sophomore.
Born in Norfolk, Va. ... lived in Norfolk for two years before moving to Terre Haute, Ind. ... moved from Terre Haute to Round Rock as an eight year old ... majored in sports management ... a member of UT's Athletics Director's Honor Roll (Fall 2007) ... maintained a `B' average and was a member of the honor roll in high school ... was a member of the Greater Central Texas Youth Association ... participated in the GCTYA Toy Drive ... volunteered for Meals on Wheels, Coats for Tots and Blue Santa.
THE KIRKENDOLL FILE
Nickname: J.T. Kirk
During pregame, I like to: Listen to music
Favorite TV show: Family Guy
I can't believe I watch: Cartoons
Favorite movie: Any Given Sunday
Favorite actor: Jamie Foxx
Favorite actress: Sanaa Lathan
Sports hero: Steve Smith
Favorite superhero: The Flash
Favorite music artist: 50 Cent
Favorite video game: NCAA Football '08