Lucky Whitehead
Lucky Whitehead


Manassas, VA

High School:

Last College:
Dean College

Height / Weight:
5-10 / 163


Public Safety Administration


Football Fell to No. 2 Alabama 41-0

Owls Open Home 7 p.m. Sept. 13 vs Tulsa


Football Falls at No. 22 Nebraska

Owls to Play No. 2 Alabama Next Saturday


Football Balances Class and Practice for First Time in 2014

Owls Open 2014 Home Season Sept. 13 vs Tulsa


FAU Football Nearing the End of Preseason Camp

Owls continue to get better


Football Holds Saturday Scrimmage at FAU Stadium

Owls performed well on the game surface


FAU Football 2014 Spring Practice

FAU Football 2014 Spring Practice

Photo Gallery

2014: Starting slot receiver in the season opener at No. 22 Nebraska...led the team with five catches for 40 yards, including a 20-yard score...had one carry for a loss of -3...led the team's return game with three kick returns for a total of 105 yards, including a 44-yard return...had his second-consecutive team leading performance with six receptions for a total of 42 yards...tallied eight yards on the ground in three carries...had four added up to kick returns that added up to 86 yards...game three saw Whitehead show his versatility with five receptions for a total of 38 yards, two puntreturns for 71 yards and four carries for 48 yards, including a career long 47 yarde...earned special teams player of the week honors after Tulsa.

2013: Joined the team in January...had first career touchdown reception against Middle Tennessee and had his first multiple touchdown game with two against New Mexico State, one rushing and one receiving...longest reception of the season was 64 yards for a touchdown against NMSU and was named FAU Student Athlete of the Week for his performance in that game...had one start in the season opener against Miami and 10 game appearances...had a total of 284 all-purpose yards on the season.

Dean College: Played for Dean College where he earned first team All-American honors as well as first team All-Conference recognition at both wide receiver and return specialist...recognized as the team's special team player of the year as a senior.

High School: Played for Steve Schultz at Osbourn High School where he earned first team All-Conference honors as a wide receiver and defensive back.

Personal: Majoring in public safety administration...son of Karen Morris and Rodney Whitehead...career goals include creating a program to keep children out of trouble.

Career State


2013 Season: Miami (Rec: 1-18, KR: 2-34); Middle Tennessee (Rec: 1-21 1 TD); Rice (Rec: 3-27, R: 1-9); UAB (Rec: 1-28, R: 1-3); Southern Miss (Rec: 1- -2, KR: 1-24, PR: 1-1); New Mexico State (1-64 1 TD, R: 2-23 1 TD); FIU (1-34)
2014 Season: Nebraska (Rec: 5-40 1 TD, R: 1- -3, KR: 3-105); Alabama (Rec: 6-42, R: 3-8, KR: 4-86); Tulsa (Rec: 5-38, R: 4-48, PR: 2-71); Wyoming; UTSA; FIU; Western Kentucky; Marshall; UAB; North Texas; Middle Tennessee; Old Dominion

Career Game Highs
Receptions: 6 @Alabama (9/6//14)
Receiving Yards: 64 yards New Mexico State (11/23/13)
Touchdowns: 1 3X
Longest Reception: 64 New Mexico State (11/23/13)
Carries: 4Tulsa (9/13/14)
Longest Rush: 47 yards Tulsa (9/13/14)
Touchdowns: 1 2X
Kick Returns: 4 @Alabama (9/6/14)
Longest Kick Return: 44 yards @Nebraska (8/30/14)
Punt Returns: 2 Tulsa (9/13/14)
Longest PuntReturn: 35 yards Tulsa (9/13/14)

2014 Season Game Highs
Receptions: 6 @Alabama (9/6//14)
Receiving Yards: 42 @Alabama (9/6//14)
Touchdowns: 1, 20 yards, @Nebraska (8/30/14)
Longest Reception: 20 yards @Nebraska (8/30/14)
Longest Rush: 47 Tulsa (9/13/14)
Kick Returns: 4@Alabama (9/6//14)
Most Kick Return Yards: 105 (3) (8/30/14)
Longest Kick Return: 44 @Nebraska (8/30/14)
Punt Returns: 2 Tulsa (9/13/14)
Longest Punt Return: 35 Tulsa (9/13/14)