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1 Mike Waters

2017: Limited to three games … suffered season-ending knee injury in week three contest at West Virginia (Sep. 16) …  netted 111 rushing yards on 27 carries (4.1 ypc)  … rushed for season-high 67 yards on 14 carries (4.8 ypc), including a season-best 19-yard run, vs. Hampton (Sep. 8) … also caught three passes for 12 yards (long 8) in Hampton contest … had 35 yards rushing on five carries (7.0 ypc), including a long of 15,  vs. FBS West Virginia (Sep. 16)                                          

2016: HERO College Sports FCS Freshman All-America .. 2016 All-MEAC Third Team ...third in MEAC in rushing at 74.5 ypg  ...two-time 2016 MEAC Rookie-of-the-Week ... set DSU freshman record with 820 yards rushing in 2016 ... also eclipsed DSU freshman single-game record with 224 yards rushing on 30 carries vs. Howard on 11/19/16 … named MEAC Rookie-of-the-Week for the Howard performance … scored two touchdowns (3, 43), in addition to 22,19, 17, 16, 13 and two 12-yard carries in Howard contest … also named MEAC Rookie-of-the-Week after rushing for 154 yards on 24 carries vs. Florida A&M (Oct. 15) … had a long carry of 31 yards and posted runs of 19 (2x), 18, 14 and 10 yards in Florida A&M contest … rushed for 96 yards, including a season-best 44-yard run, vs. Morgan State (Oct. 1 ) … also scored his first collegiate touchdown on 1-yard run in Morgan State game … tallied 51 yards (long 15), including a 1-yard touchdown, vs. North Carolina A&T … collected 64 yards on 12 carries (long 12) vs. MEAC champion North Carolina Central … scored a touchdown on 2-yard run vs. Hampton (Oct. 8) … also caught 11 passes for 60 yards … had four catches for 22 yards, including a 16 yard grab (each a season-high), at Bethune-Cookman (Oct. 29) … returned one kickoff for 12 yards in NC Central contest … DSU leader with five touchdowns and tied for team lead with 30 points. .. Preseason All-MEAC Second Team     

High School: Helped lead Imhotep to 15-0 season and first PIAA Class 3 State Championship in school history as a senior in 2015 … rushed for  201 yards and three touchdowns in 40-3 win over Erie Cathedral in state title game … also rushed for 220 yards and five scores in earlier playoff win … rushed for 981 yards and 20 TDs during senior year … helped lead team to 53-6 record in his four varsity seasons … rushed for nearly 3,000 yards and 51 touchdowns during his scholastic career.

Personal: Son of Nyema Munford … has two brothers, Maurice and Lamar … selected as Delaware State University’s 2016-17 Male Athlete-of-the-Year

Position: Running Back
Height: 5'8"
Weight: 210
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: Philadelphia, Pa.
High School: Imhotep Charter
Experience: High School
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