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Manasseh Garner
Manasseh Garner

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Pittsburgh, Pa.

High School:
Brashear

Height / Weight:
6-2 / 212

Position:
WR

Experience:
2V

2011: Earned second letter ... appeared in 10 games ... played against Michigan State in the Big Ten Championship game on Dec. 3 and in the Rose Bowl vs. Oregon ... saw playing time against Penn State on Nov. 26 ... caught one pass for 18 yards against Purdue on Nov. 5 ... saw playing time at Michigan State on Oct. 22 ... played against Indiana on Oct. 15 and Nebraska on Oct. 1 ... caught first pass of career, a 27-yarder, against South Dakota on Sept. 24 ... saw playing time against Northern Illinois on Sept. 17 and Oregon State on Sept. 10 ... missed the UNLV game on Sept. 1 due to injury

2010: Earned first letter ... played in 10 games ... saw playing time against TCU in the Rose Bowl on Jan. 1 ... posted two tackles against Northwestern on Nov. 27 ... recorded two tackles at Michigan on Nov. 20 ... matched career high with three tackles, including first TFL of career, against Indiana on Nov. 13 ... member of punt return and kickoff units at Purdue on Nov. 6 ... played at Iowa on Oct. 23 ... made three tackles on kickoff coverage in win over No. 1 Ohio State on Oct. 16 ... saw playing time against Minnesota on Oct. 9 and at Michigan State on Oct. 2 ... made Badger debut against Austin Peay on Sept. 25, lining up at both defensive end and wide receiver

High School: Scout's No. 29 outside linebacker in the country and ESPN/Scouts Inc.'s No. 49 athlete in the nation ... No. 35 player in Pennsylvania according to Rivals and third-best athlete in the state to ESPN/Scouts Inc. ... for career, caught 83 passes for 1,267 yards and 21 touchdowns and had 149 tackles, 10 sacks and four interceptions ... named all-city Player of the Year and chosen as all-state at cornerback by Pittsburgh Post-Gazette ... made 60 tackles, six sacks, blocked two punts and made two interceptions ... on offense, had 27 receptions for 540 yards and 10 touchdowns ... selected to play in Big 33 Game ... as a junior, named all-city defensive MVP and first-team all-city on offense, tallying 84 tackles and four sacks ... also caught 52 passes for 702 yards and 10 touchdowns ... earned all-city honors as a sophomore after recording 65 tackles, three sacks and scoring one touchdown on three catches for 27 yards ... two-time team captain and two-time team MVP ... named to school's high honor roll ... head coach was Rick Murphy

Personal: Parents are Marcellus and Mechella Garner ... relative, Justin King, played cornerback and Penn State and now plays for the St. Louis Rams in the NFL ... serves as youth counselor to underprivileged youth for Voices Against Violence ... involved in local church groups and volunteers at numerous community outreach events ... majoring in community and nonprofit leadership... first name pronounced "muh-NESS-uh"

Career Receiving Statistics
Season GP/GS Rec. Yds. TD Yds/Rec
Long
2010 10/0 0 0 0 -- --
2011 10/0 2 45 0 22.5 27
Totals 20/0 2
45 0
22.5 27

Game-by-Game Receiving (Rec.-Yds., TD)
2011 SEASON: South Dakota (1-27); Purdue (1-18)

Career Defensive Statistics
Season UT AT Tot. TFL QBS FC FR INT PD
2010 6 4 10 1.0-3 0.0-0 0 0 0 0
2011 0 0 0 0.0-0 0.0-0 0 0 0 0
Totals 6
4
10 1.0-3 0.0-0 0 0 0 0

Game-by-Game Tackles
2010 SEASON: Ohio State (3-0=3); Indiana (1-2=3); Michigan (1-1=2); Northwestern (1-1=2)

Career Game Highs
Receptions 1 (2x), MR vs. Purdue, Nov. 5, 2011
Receiving Yards 27 vs. South Dakota, Sept. 24, 2011
Receiving Touchdowns N/A
Long Reception 27 vs. South Dakota, Sept. 24, 2011
Tackles 3 (2x), MR vs. Indiana, Nov. 13, 2010
Tackles for Loss 1.0 vs. Indiana, Nov. 13, 2010
Sacks N/A
Interceptions N/A
Passes Defended N/A
Season Game Highs
Receptions 1 (2x), MR vs. Purdue, Nov. 5, 2011
Receiving Yards 27 vs. South Dakota, Sept. 24, 2011
Receiving Touchdowns N/A
Long Reception 27 vs. South Dakota, Sept. 24, 2011

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