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Johnston White
Player Profile:
Johnston White 1744918
Position: RB
Height: 5'11"
Weight: 196
Year: Redshirt Senior
Hometown: Covington, Tenn.
High School: Covington
Experience: 3 Letters

2017:  Enters his senior season with 25 career rushing touchdowns, the seventh most in A-State history . . . Needs 400 rushing yards to become the 13th player in A-State history with 2,000 yards, and 741 yards for the 10th most in school history.

2016:  Played in 12 games, including one (Toledo) as a starter . . . Recorded 105 rushing attempts for 498 yards and five touchdowns, all the second most on the team . . . 4.5 average per rushing attempt ranked first on the squad . . . Ran 17 times for 126 yards -- both season highs -- against Georgia Southern . . . Recorded a season-long run covering 50 yards against Louisiana-Monroe . . . Rushed for at least 50 yards in three outings, including Georgia Southern, ULM (72) and South Alabama (58) . . . . Posted a season-high two rushing touchdowns against Georgia State, while his other three also all came over the last eight regular-season games against conference opponents as well . . . Ended his junior season ranked 46th in the nation among active players in career rushing touchdowns (25) . . . Finished the season with seven receptions for 64 yards . . . All seven catches came over the course of six consecutive games . . . Season-high two catches for 18 yards against ULM . . . Long catch covered 31 yards against New Mexico State . . . Burlsworth Trophy nominee . . . Athlon Sports Third Team Preseason All-Sun Belt Conference.

2015:  Burlsworth Trophy nominee for the top current or former walk-on in the nation . . . Played in 13 games, finishing the season with a team-high 14 rushing touchdowns that tied the fifth most in school history, ranked tied for the second most in the Sun Belt Conference and tied for the 20th most in the nation . . . Ranked ninth in the Sun Belt Conference in scoring (6.5 ppg) and fourth in scoring touchdowns . . . Ran for a career-high 614 yards on 99 attempts, averaging 6.2 yards per carry . . . 614 rushing yards were the second most on the team . . . Also posted three receptions for 12 yards . . . Posted 85 rushing yards and three touchdowns, both season highs, against Missouri State . . . Ran for at least 50 yards in six games . . . Recorded at least two rushing touchdowns in four games . . . Sporting News “Biggest Overachiever” in the Sun Belt Conference, stating “The walk-on rushed for 500-plus yards and six touchdowns last season, and caught a TD pass too” . . . Sun Belt Conference Commissioner's List and A-State Athletics Director's Honor Roll member.

2014:  Burlsworth Trophy Award nominee for the top walk-on player in the nation . . . Played in every game, including three as a starter . . . Rushing attempts (95), rushing yards (514) and rushing touchdowns (6) were all the third most on the team . . . Averaged 5.4 yards per carry with a long run of 27 yards . . . Ran for a season-high 110 yards on just 12 carries versus New Mexico State . . . Posted one other 100-yard rushing game, recording exactly 100 against Utah State to go along with a touchdown . . . All six touchdowns came in different games . . . Rushed for 83 yards and a touchdown against Miami in his first career start . . . Tallied at least 40 rushing yards in six games . . . Caught six passes for 27 yards and one touchdown (versus Appalachian State) . . . Caught three passes for 19 yards with a long reception of 11 yards against Texas State -- all season highs.

2013:  A walk-on to the A-State football team, redshirted and participated on the scout team . . . Athletics Director's Honor Roll . . . Sun Belt Conference Academic Honor Roll.

HIGH SCHOOL:  Four-year varsity letterman . . . Earned First Team all-state, all-area, all-region, all-conference and all-county as a senior . . . Over four-year prep career, rushed for 4,801 yards and 66 touchdowns . . . Helped lead Covington to a conference championship, sectional championship, regional title and state runner-up . . . Mr. Football finalist in the state of Tennessee . . . Junior season named first team all-state, all-region and all-conference . . . Also a three-year varsity letterman on the baseball team . . . Honor roll and National Honor Society member.

 

PERSONAL:  Born Oct. 13, 1994 . . . Son of John and Brenda White . . . Interdisciplinary Studies major . . . Participated in A-State Athletics' study abroad trip to London in the summer of 2017.

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