Illini Return Home Looking to End Skid
9/15/2012 Illinois vs. Charleston Southern @ Memorial Stadium
2012: Played in four games at wide receiver, making five catches for 50 yards on the season ... Notched a career-high four receptions for 46 yards in victory over Charleston Southern ... Recorded first career reception for four yards in his season debut at Arizona State.
2011: Made his Illini debut against South Dakota State ... Moved to wide receiver during 2011 spring practice.
2010: Redshirted the 2010 season while practicing as a safety.
High School: Earned honorable mention All-State honors as a senior ... Earned All-Classic Lake Conference honors as a senior ... Led Wayzata to a Minnesota Class 5A state championship as a senior, both catching and throwing touchdown passes and recording eight tackles on his way to earning MVP honors ... Was a three-star recruit by both Rivals.com and Scout.com ... Played in the 2009 Offense/Defense All-Star Game ... Also was a two-time All-State performer in track and field ... High school coach was Brad Anderson.
Personal: Son of Lourdes and Vixamar (deceased) Rock ... Born on May 9, 1991 ... Is one of seven children ... Majoring in communication.
Receptions: 4 vs. Charleston Southern, 9/15/12
Receiving Yards: 46 vs. Charleston Southern, 9/15/12
Long Reception: 22 vs. Charleston Southern, 9/15/12
All-Purpose Yards: 46 vs. Charleston Southern, 9/15/12