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KEITH GAVIN - Football - Florida State Seminoles

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Wide Receiver
Crawfordville, Fla.
high school


Appeared in all 13 games with six starts…caught 18 passes for 208 yards…made season-high four receptions for 39 yards in season opener vs. Boise State…totaled season-high 51 yards on two catches in Sun Bowl vs. Arizona State…49-yard reception on third down late in fourth quarter tied career-long…caught two passes for 16 yards in 45-44 win vs. ULM…made two catches for 16 yards in 31-13 victory vs. North Carolina State…had 15-yard reception at Wake Forest…caught two passes for 12 yards in 35-17 victory vs. Syracuse…totaled 19 yards on two receptions vs. Miami…made two catches for 24 yards in 49-12 win vs. Alabama State…made 16-yard reception at No. 8 Florida.


Appeared in all 12 games with eight starts…caught 26 passes for 415 yards and one touchdown…recorded career-high 93 yards on season-high-tying six receptions in 37-19 win vs. Northern Illinois…also made six receptions the week before at Syracuse for 79 yards…hauled in first collegiate touchdown on 17-yard pass as part of two-reception game for 26 yards at No. 17 Miami…recorded two receptions for 67 yards, including career-long 49-yarder in 38-17 win vs. Wake Forest…caught three passes for 54 yards in season opener vs. No. 20 Virginia Tech…made two receptions for 11 yards in 36-26 win vs. Samford…caught 28-yard pass in 28-24 victory at Louisville…had 11-yard reception at North Carolina State…caught three passes for 46 yards at No. 3 Notre Dame.


Became a key contributor in the Seminoles passing game, catching 27 passes for 278 yards…appeared in 10 games, starting eight…turned in a season-best performance to open the season against No. 1 Alabama, hauling in seven catches for 50 yards, his first career catches…secured a deep pass from James Blackman for 43 yards at Wake Forest…tallied a career-high 78 yards on senior day against Delaware State…key contributor on the kickoff return team, totaling 178 yards on seven returns…broke an 81-yard return to help set up a scoring drive at Wake Forest.


Appeared in eight games as a freshman, including each of the final four…in the Orange Bowl against No. 6 Michigan, his first career touch came on a 66-yard kickoff return…the return came with less than two minutes remaining in the game and followed a Michigan touchdown that gave the Wolverines a 30-27 lead…Florida State would score on the drive and go on to win the game, 33-32.


Consensus four-star wide receiver from nearby Wakulla High School in Crawfordville…back-to-back Class 5A First Team All-State honoree who led the War Eagles to a 13-2 record and the 5A state championship game as a senior in 2015…caught five passes for 73 yards and two touchdowns in the state final…named a 2016 Under Armour All-American, but did not play in the game…finished with 52 receptions for 959 yards and 16 touchdowns to go along with two return scores in 2015…caught 44 balls for 1,131 yards and 16 scores, while leading Wakulla to an 8-3 record in 2014…also starred at safety for the War Eagles…two-time All-Big Bend First Team selection…2015 All-USA Florida Second Team selection…rated the nation’s No. 9 wide receiver and No. 79 overall prospect by ESPN…tabbed the nation’s No. 16 receiver by Scout…rated a Top 200 national prospect by 247Sports, Rivals, ESPN and Scout…will provide a large frame as well as a red zone threat out wide…chose FSU over Alabama and Florida among several offers…born on October 26, 1996…exploratory major.