Football


Randall Hunt
Randall Hunt
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Hometown:
Hightstown, N.J.

High School:
Hightstown

Last College:
Valley Forge Prep.

Height / Weight:
6-6 / 315

Position:
OL

Birthdate:
10/06/1987

2010 (Senior): Played in all 13 games at guard, starting 12 ... Played in the 2011 East-West Shrine All-Star Game following the season ... Earned the team's Service Above Self Award at the annual postseason banquet ... Helped pave the way for the top rushing offense in the Big Ten and the 11th best in the nation (246.1 ypg) ... The Illini offense broke school records for points in a season (423) and points per game (32.54) in additioni to producing the fourth most total yards (5,162) and second most rushing yards (3,199) in school history ... Running back Mikel Leshoure broke the Illinois single-season rushing record (1,697 yards) behind Hunt and the offensive line ... Aided the Illini offense in posting 533 yards of total offense in Texas Bowl win over Baylor ... Helped Illini tally 399 yards of total offense, including 318 yards rushing, at Fresno State ... Paved the way for 559 yards of total offense and a season-high 519 rushing yards, including a school-record 330 yards on the ground by Leshoure, in win over Northwestern ... Helped Illinois' offense record a season-high 561 yards of total offense, including 315 rushing, at Michigan ... Paved the way for 437 total yards, including 282 yards rushing, in win at Penn State ... Aided the Illini offense in racking up 319 rushing yards in victory over Northern Illinois.

2009 (Junior): Played in all 12 games, starting 11 ... Helped the Illini to 331 rushing yards and 548 total yards in the season finale against Fresno State ... Aided the Illini offense in racking up 476 yards of total offense and Juice Williams' 282-yard passing performance at No. 5 Cincinnati ... Illini offense rushed for over 200 yards for the third time of the season ... Helped Illini to 250-yard passing performance and four offensive touchdowns in win over Minnesota ... Assisted the Illinois offense to 500 yards of total offense, 377 rushing yards in win over Michigan ... Helped the Illini offense post 443 yards of total offense at Indiana ... Assisted an offense that aided Juice Williams to pass for his seventh 250-yard passing performance against Penn State ... Helped lead Illini offense to 384 rushing yards and 548 total yards against Illinois State.

2008 (Sophomore): Played in five games, logging 90 offensive snaps against Eastern Illinois, Michigan, Minnesota, Wisconsin, Iowa and Western Michigan.

2007 (RS Freshman): Played in two games - Syracuse and Minnesota.

2006 (Freshman): Redshirted the 2006 season ... Joined the team in January of 2006.

Prep School: Named the 27th-best prep school player by Scout.com ... Ranked among the Prep School Top 50 by Rivals.com ... Attended Valley Forge Military Academy ... Played offensive tackle and defensive tackle ...Helped lead team to undefeated season ... Prep school teammated of fellow Illini Dere Hicks.

High School: Associated Press second team All-State ... Star Ledger third team All-State ... Trentonian All-Area ... All-Area ... First Team All-Colonial Valley Conference ... Named to 12th Man Touchdown Club ... Ranked No. 1 overall and defensively in the Colonial Valley Conference ... Rated a three-star recruit by Rivals.com and Scout.com ... Also earned three letters in winter and spring track ... Participated in the Sunshine Classic All-Star Game ... Chose Illinois over Northwestern and Rutgers.

Personal: Full given name is Randall Thomas Hunt ... Born Oct. 6, 1987 ... Son of Sharon and Edward Hunt ... Majored in media studies ... Favorite athlete is the late Reggie White because of his attitude on and off the field.



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(updated 5/20/11)

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