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Keegan Peterson
Keegan Peterson

Class:
RS Senior

Hometown:
Riverview, FL

High School:
Riverview

Height / Weight:
6-1 / 180

Position:
K

Birthdate:
01/23/1987

Major:
Pre-professional


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Motor City Bowl: Recorded six punts for a total of 234 yards, a 39.0 average...46 yards was his longest punt and he had two that landed inside the 20.

2008: Served as the team's only punter...had a career-high 10 punts versus Michigan State, four of which placed the Spartans inside the 20...had five punts and earned the special teams' game ball following WKU victory...recorded five games with a 40.0+ punt average...posted three games with a 50+ long punt (Texas 54, UNT 55, ULL 51...1/3 of his punts were inside the 20, 14 were fair catches and six were touchbacks....earned the team's Student Athlete of the Year award and was a member of the FAU all-academic team...was a member of the Ray Guy watch list.

New Orleans Bowl: Had one punt for 27 yards.

2007: Served as the team's starting punter and holder...recorded four punts of 50+ yards against Oklahoma State, including a personal long of 63 yards...tallied six punts against North Texas and USF...four punts were fair caught and seven were for 50+ yards and six were inside the 20...suffered just one block; it came the opening game...had a season total of 40 punts with a total of 1607 yards and two long punts of 63 yards...listed on the Ray Guy Watch List as one of the top 40 punters...set two records, one for most single-game punt yards and one for the highest average in a game...was a mid-season Phil Steele's All-Conference candidate.

2006: Served as the team's punter in the South Carolina game...recorded four punts for 166 yards for an average of 41.5 yards per punt...his longest was 51-yards...of his four punts two were fair caught and one was inside the 20...worked out as the lone punter in the spring.

2005: Practiced with the squad, redshirted...also played for FAU's tennis team at the A-Sun Championships.

High School: Played for Dan O'Regan at Riverview High School, where he made 4-of-5 field goals and was 24-for-25 in extra point attempts...earned All-District and All-County honors...four-sport athlete (football, soccer, swim and tennis)...was the soccer team's leading scorer and holds the school record...tennis team's no. 1 and MVP...earned a 6.0 on a 4.0 GPA. Grading scale.

Personal: Pre-professional major...son of Curtis and Rebecca Peterson, sister Britta Peterson...born Jan. 23, 1987, in Tampa, FL.

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Career Statistics
YearGPNo.TDsAvgLGTBFC50+I20
20061416641.5510211
20071240160740.2631476
20081362237538.355614320
Total26100391439.1637181127