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Khalan Laborn

Khalan Laborn - Football - Florida State Seminoles

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Running Back
Virginia Beach, Va.
high school
Bishop Sullivan Catholic


Appeared in 10 games with one start…rushed 63 times for 297 yards and four touchdowns and caught 10 passes for 66 yards…had career-high 69 yards and first collegiate touchdown on eight carries at No. 2 Clemson…totaled career-best 94 all-purpose yards with 68 yards and one touchdown on career-high 17 carries plus two receptions for 26 yards in 35-17 victory vs. Syracuse…made first collegiate start in 49-12 win vs. Alabama State…rushed 12 times for 55 yards and career-best two touchdowns and caught three-yard pass vs. Hornets…opened season with eight yards on three rushes vs. Boise State…rushed six times for 19 yards in 45-44 win vs. ULM…had three rushes for 27 yards and two catches for 11 yards at No. 25 Virginia…rushed twice for 18 yards in 35-24 victory vs. Louisville…had 12 yards on three carries and six yards on two catches in 31-13 win vs. North Carolina State…rushed five times for 12 yards and had 11-yard reception at Wake Forest…gained nine yards on four carries and had nine-yard catch vs. Miami.


Appeared in two games before missing rest of season due to injury…made collegiate debut in season opener vs. No. 20 Virginia Tech…caught 37-yard pass and returned one kickoff 25 yards vs. Hokies…returned two kickoffs for 39 yards before being injured in 36-26 win vs. Samford.


Logged repetitions by contributing to the scout team…redshirted the 2017 season.


Consensus five-star prospect who is ranked the nation’s No. 1 all-purpose back by the 247Sports Composite and Rivals…named MVP for Team Highlight after rushing for 77 yards on eight carries, including a 21-yard score, in the Under Armour All-America Game…ranked the No. 1 player in Virginia by Rivals, Scout and ESPN, and No. 2 by 247Sports…ranked No. 36 overall and the fourth-ranked running back by ESPN…rated the nation’s 23rd-best recruit by Rivals…ranked No. 44 overall and No. 5 running back by Scout…four-star recruit and No. 61 player on the Top 150 Dream Team by PrepStar…two-time All-American rushed for 1,969 yards and 23 touchdowns in 2016, while leading Bishop Sullivan to a 7-3 mark…two-time All-Tidewater first-team pick recorded 4,174 yards his last two seasons…also attended Ocean Lakes High School and Cox…named to the U19 Team USA National Team for the inaugural North American Championship (formerly the International Bowl)…comes to Florida State from the same high school as defensive tackle Derrick Nnadi and defensive back Levonta Taylor (Ocean Lakes)…committed to Florida State in July 2016 at ‘The Opening’ over offers from Alabama, Miami, and Tennessee, among others.