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Alex Erickson
Alex Erickson

Class:
RS Junior

Hometown:
Darlington, Wis.

High School:
Darlington

Height / Weight:
6-0 / 196

Position:
WR

Experience:
1L

2014 Season: Has played in all 11 games, starting 10 ... registered a career-high 10 receptions for a career-high 122 yards and recorded his first touchdown vs. Western Illinois on Sept. 6 ... recorded two receptions for 11 yards at Iowa on Nov. 22 ... made two receptions for 13 yards vs. Nebraska on Nov. 15 ... scored a touchdown on a 47-yard pass, and caught five receptions for 122 yards vs. Maryland on Oct. 25 ... saw action at Purdue on Nov. 8 and at Rutgers on Nov. 1 ... recorded two receptions for 18 yards vs. Illinois on Oct. 11 ... notched four receptions for 45 yards at Northwestern on Oct. 4 ... logged six receptions for 91 yards vs. South Florida on Sept. 27... recorded three receptions for 33 in season opener vs. LSU ... had two receptions for 10 yards vs. Bowling Green on Sept. 20

2013 Season:
Earned first letter, playing in all 13 games, starting three... Caught one pass for 6 yards in the Capital One Bowl against South Carolina on Jan. 1... set career highs in receptions and receiving yards with four catches for 49 yards vs. Penn State on Nov. 30 ... saw action at Minnesota on Nov. 23 ... rushed once for 12 yards vs. Indiana on Nov. 16 ... saw action vs. BYU on Nov. 9 and at Iowa on Nov. 2 and at Illinois on Oct. 19 ... made one catch for a career-long 35 yards vs. Northwestern on Oct. 12 ... had two receptions for 25 yards at Ohio State on Sept. 28 ... caught one pass for 12 yards vs. Purdue on Sept. 21 ... saw action at Arizona State on Sept. 14 and vs. Tennessee Tech on Sept. 7 ... recorded one tackle in his Badger debut vs. UMass on Aug. 31

2012 Season: Redshirt season ... enrolled in spring semester to take part in spring practice

High School: For career, rushed for 3,856 yards and 57 touchdowns, passed for 3,648 yards and 37 touchdowns and recorded 170 tackles and 14 interceptions ... chosen to play in the WFCA All-Star game as a senior and was named the SWAL Conference and Wisconsin State Journal Small School Player of the Year ... tabbed first-team all-state as defensive back and first-team all-conference as defensive back and quarterback after gaining 2,489 yards of total offense (1,239 rushing, 1,250 passing), scoring 33 touchdowns (20 rushing, 13 passing) and making 50 tackles with three interceptions ... two-time team captain and three-time team MVP ... won four letters in football, basketball and track and field ... three-time WBCA all-state selection in basketball

Personal: Parents are Mike and Linda Erickson ... biology major

Game-by-Game Receiving (Rec.-Yds., TD):
2013 SEASON: Purdue (1-12); at Ohio State (2-25); Northwestern (1-35); Penn State (4-49); vs. South Carolina (1-6)

2014 SEASON: vs. LSU (3-33); Western Illinois (10-122, 1); Bowling Green (2-10); South Florida (6-91); Northwestern (4-45); Illinois (2-18); Maryland (5-121, 1); at Purdue (3-27, 1); Nebraska (2-13); at Iowa (2-11)

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Career Game Highs
Receptions 10 vs. Western Illinois, Sept. 6, 2014
Receiving Yards 122 vs. Western Illinois, Sept. 6, 2014
Receiving Touchdowns 1 (3x) MR at Purdue, Nov. 8, 2014
Long Reception 35 vs. Maryland, Oct. 25, 2014

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