23 Joey Connors
23 - Joey Connors
Height: 5-10
Weight: 180
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Johns Creek, Ga.
High School: St. Pius X
Position: RB
gp 12
yds 901
yds/g 75.1
td 8

2018:

  • All-SAA First Team 
  • Appeared in all 12 games
  • Tied rushing touchdown record with eight touchdowns
  • Set program rushing yard record with 901 yards 
  • Rushed 147 times for an average of 75.1 yards per game 

2017:

  • Appeared in nine games. 
  • Finished with 18 tackles. 
  • Added 1.5 tackles for loss and one pass break-up. 

2016:

  • Played in seven games.
  • Had six tackles.
  • Had one pass break-up.

2015:

  •  Saw action in six games.

High School:

  • St. Pius X High School Alumni.
  • Three-year letterman in football.
  • Rushed for 847 yards, scored 10 touchdowns and made 35 defensive tackles his senior season.
  • AAA state runner-up in 2012 and 2014.
  • AAA state playoff quarterfinals in 2013.
  • Four-time player of the week his junior year.
  • Offensive player of the year.
  • Seven-time player of the week his senior year.

Personal:

  • Born in Atlanta, Georgia.
  • Parents: Maria and Brian Connors.
  • Has three siblings, Brian Jr., Alexis and Andrea
  • Major: Economics
Recent Games
Oct 13 at Hendrix W, 35-14
Oct 20 Millsaps W, 28-21
Oct 27 Birmingham-Southern W, 26-10
Nov 10 at Trinity (Tex.) L, 21-17
Nov 17 Maryville (Tenn.) W, 31-0
Nov 24 at #2 Mary Hardin-Baylor L, 75-9
Statistics category Overall Conf
Rushes 147 101
Yards 901 645
Yards per game 75.1 80.6
Yards per rush 6.1 6.4
Touchdowns 8 5
Fumbles 3 1
Fumbles lost 1 0
Date Opponent Score comp att pct yds y/a td int sac yds
Sep 1 Maryville (Tenn.) W, 38-3 - - - - - - - - -
Sep 8 at LaGrange W, 34-21 - - - - - - - - -
Sep 15 at Rhodes W, 42-35 - - - - - - - - -
Sep 22 at Centre W, 38-35 - - - - - - - - -
Sep 29 Austin W, 61-0 - - - - - - - - -
Oct 6 Sewanee W, 44-3 - - - - - - - - -
Oct 13 at Hendrix W, 35-14 - - - - - - - - -
Oct 20 Millsaps W, 28-21 - - - - - - - - -
Oct 27 Birmingham-Southern W, 26-10 - - - - - - - - -
Nov 10 at Trinity (Tex.) L, 21-17 - - - - - - - - -
Nov 17 Maryville (Tenn.) W, 31-0 - - - - - - - - -
Nov 24 at #2 Mary Hardin-Baylor L, 75-9 - - - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score rush yds y/a lng td fum lost
Sep 1 Maryville (Tenn.) W, 38-3 7 18 2.6 5 1 - -
Sep 8 at LaGrange W, 34-21 9 61 6.8 21 0 1 1
Sep 15 at Rhodes W, 42-35 11 127 11.5 72 1 - -
Sep 22 at Centre W, 38-35 10 36 3.6 9 2 - -
Sep 29 Austin W, 61-0 6 39 6.5 18 0 - -
Oct 6 Sewanee W, 44-3 10 79 7.9 18 0 - -
Oct 13 at Hendrix W, 35-14 15 93 6.2 28 1 - -
Oct 20 Millsaps W, 28-21 25 160 6.4 17 1 - -
Oct 27 Birmingham-Southern W, 26-10 11 34 3.1 12 0 - -
Nov 10 at Trinity (Tex.) L, 21-17 13 77 5.9 20 0 1 0
Nov 17 Maryville (Tenn.) W, 31-0 9 105 11.7 74 2 - -
Nov 24 at #2 Mary Hardin-Baylor L, 75-9 21 72 3.4 10 0 1 0
Date Opponent Score rec yds y/r lng td fum lost
Sep 1 Maryville (Tenn.) W, 38-3 4 16 4.0 7 0 - -
Sep 8 at LaGrange W, 34-21 1 31 31.0 31 1 1 1
Sep 15 at Rhodes W, 42-35 - - - - - - -
Sep 22 at Centre W, 38-35 - - - - - - -
Sep 29 Austin W, 61-0 1 1 1.0 1 0 - -
Oct 6 Sewanee W, 44-3 - - - - - - -
Oct 13 at Hendrix W, 35-14 - - - - - - -
Oct 20 Millsaps W, 28-21 2 8 4.0 5 0 - -
Oct 27 Birmingham-Southern W, 26-10 1 24 24.0 24 0 - -
Nov 10 at Trinity (Tex.) L, 21-17 4 47 11.8 14 0 1 0
Nov 17 Maryville (Tenn.) W, 31-0 4 70 17.5 27 1 - -
Nov 24 at #2 Mary Hardin-Baylor L, 75-9 3 17 5.7 7 0 1 0
Date Opponent Score fgm fga lng xpm xpa pts
Sep 1 Maryville (Tenn.) W, 38-3 - - - - - 0
Sep 8 at LaGrange W, 34-21 - - - - - 0
Sep 15 at Rhodes W, 42-35 - - - - - 0
Sep 22 at Centre W, 38-35 - - - - - 0
Sep 29 Austin W, 61-0 - - - - - 0
Oct 6 Sewanee W, 44-3 - - - - - 0
Oct 13 at Hendrix W, 35-14 - - - - - 0
Oct 20 Millsaps W, 28-21 - - - - - 0
Oct 27 Birmingham-Southern W, 26-10 - - - - - 0
Nov 10 at Trinity (Tex.) L, 21-17 - - - - - 0
Nov 17 Maryville (Tenn.) W, 31-0 - - - - - 0
Nov 24 at #2 Mary Hardin-Baylor L, 75-9 - - - - - 0
Date Opponent Score punt yds avg long in20 fc tb blk
Sep 1 Maryville (Tenn.) W, 38-3 - - - - - - - -
Sep 8 at LaGrange W, 34-21 - - - - - - - -
Sep 15 at Rhodes W, 42-35 - - - - - - - -
Sep 22 at Centre W, 38-35 - - - - - - - -
Sep 29 Austin W, 61-0 - - - - - - - -
Oct 6 Sewanee W, 44-3 - - - - - - - -
Oct 13 at Hendrix W, 35-14 - - - - - - - -
Oct 20 Millsaps W, 28-21 - - - - - - - -
Oct 27 Birmingham-Southern W, 26-10 - - - - - - - -
Nov 10 at Trinity (Tex.) L, 21-17 - - - - - - - -
Nov 17 Maryville (Tenn.) W, 31-0 - - - - - - - -
Nov 24 at #2 Mary Hardin-Baylor L, 75-9 - - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score kr yds avg lng td pr yds avg lng td
Sep 1 Maryville (Tenn.) W, 38-3 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 8 at LaGrange W, 34-21 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 15 at Rhodes W, 42-35 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 22 at Centre W, 38-35 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 29 Austin W, 61-0 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 6 Sewanee W, 44-3 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 13 at Hendrix W, 35-14 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 20 Millsaps W, 28-21 1 16 16.0 16 0 - - - - -
Oct 27 Birmingham-Southern W, 26-10 - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 10 at Trinity (Tex.) L, 21-17 - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 17 Maryville (Tenn.) W, 31-0 - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 24 at #2 Mary Hardin-Baylor L, 75-9 - - - - - 1 10 10.0 10 0
Date Opponent Score gp rush rcv pr kr yds
Sep 1 Maryville (Tenn.) W, 38-3 1 18 16 - - 34
Sep 8 at LaGrange W, 34-21 1 61 31 - - 92
Sep 15 at Rhodes W, 42-35 1 127 - - - 127
Sep 22 at Centre W, 38-35 1 36 - - - 36
Sep 29 Austin W, 61-0 1 39 1 - - 40
Oct 6 Sewanee W, 44-3 1 79 - - - 79
Oct 13 at Hendrix W, 35-14 1 93 - - - 93
Oct 20 Millsaps W, 28-21 1 160 8 - 16 184
Oct 27 Birmingham-Southern W, 26-10 1 34 24 - - 58
Nov 10 at Trinity (Tex.) L, 21-17 1 77 47 - - 124
Nov 17 Maryville (Tenn.) W, 31-0 1 105 70 - - 175
Nov 24 at #2 Mary Hardin-Baylor L, 75-9 1 72 17 10 - 99
Date Opponent Score pts rush rec kr pr int fum xpm fgm saf misc 2pt
Sep 1 Maryville (Tenn.) W, 38-3 6 1 0 - - - - - - - 0 -
Sep 8 at LaGrange W, 34-21 6 0 1 - - - - - - - 0 -
Sep 15 at Rhodes W, 42-35 6 1 - - - - - - - - 0 -
Sep 22 at Centre W, 38-35 12 2 - - - - - - - - 0 -
Sep 29 Austin W, 61-0 0 0 0 - - - - - - - 0 -
Oct 6 Sewanee W, 44-3 0 0 - - - - - - - - 0 -
Oct 13 at Hendrix W, 35-14 6 1 - - - - - - - - 0 -
Oct 20 Millsaps W, 28-21 6 1 0 0 - - - - - - 0 -
Oct 27 Birmingham-Southern W, 26-10 0 0 0 - - - - - - - 0 -
Nov 10 at Trinity (Tex.) L, 21-17 0 0 0 - - - - - - - 0 -
Nov 17 Maryville (Tenn.) W, 31-0 18 2 1 - - - - - - - 0 -
Nov 24 at #2 Mary Hardin-Baylor L, 75-9 0 0 0 - 0 - - - - - 0 -
Date Opponent Score tack ast tot sack lost tfl yds ff fr td int yds td brup blk saf
Sep 1 Maryville (Tenn.) W, 38-3 0 1 1.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 8 at LaGrange W, 34-21 1 0 1.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 15 at Rhodes W, 42-35 - - 0.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 22 at Centre W, 38-35 0 1 1.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 29 Austin W, 61-0 1 0 1.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 6 Sewanee W, 44-3 - - 0.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 13 at Hendrix W, 35-14 - - 0.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 20 Millsaps W, 28-21 - - 0.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 27 Birmingham-Southern W, 26-10 - - 0.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 10 at Trinity (Tex.) L, 21-17 - - 0.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 17 Maryville (Tenn.) W, 31-0 - - 0.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 24 at #2 Mary Hardin-Baylor L, 75-9 - - 0.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
  gp comp att pct yds y/g y/a td int lg effic
2015-16 6 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
2016-17 7 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
2017-18 9 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
2018-19 12 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
Total 34 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
  gp rush yds y/g avg td lg fum lost
2015-16 6 - - - - - - - -
2016-17 7 - - - - - - - -
2017-18 9 2 -3 -0.3 -1.5 0 0 1 1
2018-19 12 147 901 75.1 6.1 8 74 3 1
Total 34 149 898 26.4 6.0 8 74 4 2
  gp rec rec/g yds y/g avg td lg
2015-16 6 - - - - - - -
2016-17 7 - - - - - - -
2017-18 9 - - - - - - -
2018-19 12 20 1.7 214 17.8 10.7 2 31
Total 34 20 0.6 214 6.3 10.7 2 31
  gp fgm fga pct lg xpm xpa pct pts
2015-16 6 - - - - - - - 0
2016-17 7 - - - - - - - 0
2017-18 9 - - - - - - - 0
2018-19 12 - - - - - - - 0
Total 34 - - - - - - - 0
  gp punt yds avg lg in20 fc tb blk
2015-16 6 - - - - - - - -
2016-17 7 - - - - - - - -
2017-18 9 - - - - - - - -
2018-19 12 - - - - - - - -
Total 34 - - - - - - - -
  kr yds avg td lg pr yds avg td lg
2015-16 - - - - - - - - - -
2016-17 - - - - - - - - - -
2017-18 - - - - - - - - - -
2018-19 1 16 16.0 0 16 1 10 10.0 0 10
Total 1 16 16.0 0 16 1 10 10.0 0 10
  gp rush rcv pr kr yds ypg
2015-16 6 - - - - 0 .0
2016-17 7 - - - - 0 .0
2017-18 9 -3 - - - -3 -.3
2018-19 12 901 214 10 16 1141 95.1
Total 34 898 214 10 16 1138 33.5
  pts pts/g rush rec kr pr int fum xpm fgm 2pt misc
2015-16 0 0.0 - - - - - - - - - 0
2016-17 0 0.0 - - - - - - - - - 0
2017-18 0 0.0 0 - - - - - - - - 0
2018-19 60 5.0 8 2 0 0 - - - - - 0
Total 60 1.8 8 2 0 0 - - - - - 0
  gp tkl ast tot tkl/g sck yds tfl yds ff fr yds int yds brup blk
2015-16 6 5 0 5.0 .8 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
2016-17 7 5 1 6.0 .9 - - 0 - - - - - - 1 -
2017-18 9 9 9 18.0 2.0 0.5 6 1.5 7 - - - - - 1 -
2018-19 12 2 2 4.0 .3 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
Total 34 21 12 33.0 1.0 0.5 6 1.5 7 - - - - - 2 -
  gp comp att pct yds y/g y/a td int lg effic
Total 12 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
Conference 8 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - 0.0
-
Home 6 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
Away 6 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
Neutral - - - - - - - - - - 0.0
-
Wins 10 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
Losses 2 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
-
September 5 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
October 4 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
November 3 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
  gp rush yds y/g avg td lg fum lost
Total 12 147 901 75.1 6.1 8 74 3 1
Conference 8 101 645 80.6 6.4 5 72 1 0
Exhibition - - - - - - - - -
-
Home 6 68 435 72.5 6.4 4 74 - -
Away 6 79 466 77.7 5.9 4 72 3 1
Neutral - - - - - - - - -
-
Wins 10 113 752 75.2 6.7 8 74 1 1
Losses 2 34 149 74.5 4.4 0 20 2 0
-
September 5 43 281 56.2 6.5 4 72 1 1
October 4 61 366 91.5 6.0 2 28 - -
November 3 43 254 84.7 5.9 2 74 2 0
  gp rec rec/g yds y/g avg td lg
Total 12 20 1.7 214 17.8 10.7 2 31
Conference 8 8 1.0 80 10.0 10.0 0 24
Exhibition - - - - - - - -
-
Home 6 12 2.0 119 19.8 9.9 1 27
Away 6 8 1.3 95 15.8 11.9 1 31
Neutral - - - - - - - -
-
Wins 10 13 1.3 150 15.0 11.5 2 31
Losses 2 7 3.5 64 32.0 9.1 0 14
-
September 5 6 1.2 48 9.6 8.0 1 31
October 4 3 0.8 32 8.0 10.7 0 24
November 3 11 3.7 134 44.7 12.2 1 27
  gp fgm fga pct lg xpm xpa pct pts
Total 12 - - - - - - - 0
Conference 8 - - - - - - - 0
Exhibition - - - - - - - - 0
-
Home 6 - - - - - - - 0
Away 6 - - - - - - - 0
Neutral - - - - - - - - 0
-
Wins 10 - - - - - - - 0
Losses 2 - - - - - - - 0
-
September 5 - - - - - - - 0
October 4 - - - - - - - 0
November 3 - - - - - - - 0
  gp punt yds avg lg in20 fc tb blk
Total 12 - - - - - - - -
Conference 8 - - - - - - - -
Exhibition - - - - - - - - -
-
Home 6 - - - - - - - -
Away 6 - - - - - - - -
Neutral - - - - - - - - -
-
Wins 10 - - - - - - - -
Losses 2 - - - - - - - -
-
September 5 - - - - - - - -
October 4 - - - - - - - -
November 3 - - - - - - - -
  kr yds avg td lg pr yds avg td lg
Total 1 16 16.0 0 16 1 10 10.0 0 10
Conference 1 16 16.0 0 16 - - - - -
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - -
-
Home 1 16 16.0 0 16 - - - - -
Away - - - - - 1 10 10.0 0 10
Neutral - - - - - - - - - -
-
Wins 1 16 16.0 0 16 - - - - -
Losses - - - - - 1 10 10.0 0 10
-
September - - - - - - - - - -
October 1 16 16.0 0 16 - - - - -
November - - - - - 1 10 10.0 0 10
  gp rush rcv pr kr yds ypg
Total 12 901 214 10 16 1141 95.1
Conference 8 645 80 - 16 741 92.6
Exhibition - - - - - 0 -
-
Home 6 435 119 - 16 570 95.0
Away 6 466 95 10 - 571 95.2
Neutral - - - - - 0 -
-
Wins 10 752 150 - 16 918 91.8
Losses 2 149 64 10 - 223 111.5
-
September 5 281 48 - - 329 65.8
October 4 366 32 - 16 414 103.5
November 3 254 134 10 - 398 132.7
  pts pts/g rush rec kr pr int fum xpm fgm 2pt misc
Total 60 5.0 8 2 0 0 - - - - - 0
Conference 30 3.8 5 0 0 - - - - - - 0
Exhibition 0 - - - - - - - - - - 0
-
Home 30 5.0 4 1 0 - - - - - - 0
Away 30 5.0 4 1 - 0 - - - - - 0
Neutral 0 - - - - - - - - - - 0
-
Wins 60 6.0 8 2 0 - - - - - - 0
Losses 0 0.0 0 0 - 0 - - - - - 0
-
September 30 6.0 4 1 - - - - - - - 0
October 12 3.0 2 0 0 - - - - - - 0
November 18 6.0 2 1 - 0 - - - - - 0
  gp tkl ast tot tkl/g sck yds tfl yds ff fr yds int yds brup blk
Total 12 2 2 4.0 .3 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
Conference 8 1 1 2.0 .3 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
Exhibition - - - 0.0 - - - 0 - - - - - - - -
-
Home 6 1 1 2.0 .3 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
Away 6 1 1 2.0 .3 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
Neutral - - - 0.0 - - - 0 - - - - - - - -
-
Wins 10 2 2 4.0 .4 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
Losses 2 - - 0.0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
-
September 5 2 2 4.0 .8 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
October 4 - - 0.0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
November 3 - - 0.0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -