Armed Forces Bowl Kickoff Press Conference Quotes
Falcons to face Rice on Dec. 29 in Forth Worth, Texas. Game televised by ESPN.
Kickoff this Saturday, Nov. 24, is 12:30 PST at Bulldog Stadium.
Kickoff is 7:30 p.m. on Friday, Nov. 16 at Falcon Stadium. Game to be televised by ESPN2.
Air Force-SDSU kicks off at 12:30 pm PST on Saturday, Nov. 10 in San Diego.
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2011 (Sophomore) -- Played in nine games, missing the last four with injury ... rushed for 129 yards on just nine carries ... averaged 14.3 yards per carry ... had a career-long 27-yard kickoff return vs. Notre Dame ... had career-high 77 yards rushing and career-long 37-yard run vs. Tennessee State.
2010 (Freshman) - Played in three games ... saw action against Northwestern State, UNLV and Georgia Tech ... had a 21-yard carry vs. Northwestern State ... had two total tackles, including one unassisted ... both tackles came on special teams.
High School - Lettered four years in football and track ... two-time first-team all-conference selection in football ... first-team all-state three years ... helped his team to back-to-back state championships ... named state championship game MVP once ... two-time conference offensive player of the year ... helped his team to three straight conference championships ... earned three gold medals in track ... also had a silver and bronze ... member of the National Honor Society ... high school football coach was Randy Nyquist.
Personal - Son of Joe and Joene LaCoste ... one of four children, all boys ... major is management ... member of cadet squadron 35 .... this past summer, travelled to Charleston AFB, S.C., on Operation Air Force and also worked Basic Cadet Training ... father played football at Oregon State (1985-86).