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Chris  Evans


Indianapolis, Ind.

High School:
Ben Davis

Height / Weight:
5-11 / 200




Kornacki: Evans Sports Cool High-Top Fade, Similar On-Field Skills

Kornacki: Evans Sports Cool High-Top Fade, Similar On-Field Skills


Spring Football: Chris Evans

Spring Football: Chris Evans


Running Back Evans Shines in Debut




Attempts: 11 - Rutgers, 2016
Yards: 153 - Rutgers, 2016
Long: 57 - Rutgers, 2016
Touchdowns: 2 - Hawaii, 2016

At Michigan
• 2016 letterman
• Became the third Wolverine running back to eclipse the 100-yard mark in his first collegiate game, joining Walter Cross (104 yard, Sept. 12, 1998) and Chris Perry (103 yards, Sept. 2, 2000)

Freshman (2016)
• Played in all 13 games and made one start at slot receiver
• Team's second-leading rusher with 614 yards on 88 carries with four touchdowns
• Averaged a team-best 7.0 yards per carry and caught six passes for 87 yards
• Was the team's Offensive Player of the Game after making his collegiate debut vs. Hawaii (Sept. 3), rushing eight times for 112 yards and two touchdowns
• Rushed nine times for 35 yards against UCF (Sept. 10) and added a two-yard reception
• Made one catch for three yards and added four carries against Colorado (Sept. 17)
• Carried the ball eight times for 56 yards and one TD against Penn State (Sept. 24) and added 34 yards on eight attempts vs. Wisconsin (Oct. 1)
• Rushed 11 times for a career-best 153 yards at Rutgers (Oct. 8), and tallied a 57-yard career long run
• Had a 16-yard run before leaving the game due to injury vs. Illinois (Oct. 22)
• Recorded four runs for 11 yards against Michigan State (Oct. 29)
• Stepped out at the half-yard line against Maryland (Nov. 5) after a career-long 56-yard reception >br />• Had 55 all-purpose yards against Iowa (Nov. 12) and was the team's leading rusher
• Carried the ball nine times for 39 yards against Indiana (Nov. 19)
• Played in his first Ohio State game (Nov. 26), rushing six times for 18 yards
• Led the team with 49 rushing yards on eight carries vs. Florida State in the Orange Bowl (Dec. 30)
• Scored then go ahead touchdown on a 30-yard run agains the Seminoles with 1:57 left in the contest

• Attended Ben Davis High School (2016) coached by Mike Kirschner

Key Statistics
• Rushed for 1,115 yards on 188 carries and scored 15 touchdowns as a senior
• Caught 40 passes for 511 yards and four touchdowns senior year
• Rushed for 1,249 yards on 185 carries with 18 touchdowns junior year
• Collected 676 yards on 51 receptions and scored 10 touchdowns as a junior
• Tallied 99 rushing attempts for 530 yards and seven scores while hauling in 37 receptions for 440 yards and five scores as a sophomore

Honors and Rankings
• Three-star prospect by, rated as the No. 32 RB in the country and No. 7 overall prospect in the state of Indiana
• ESPN three-star prospect and ranked as the No. 8 overall prospect in the state of Indiana
• four-star prospect, rated as the No. 11 running back nationally and the fourth-rated running back in the state of Indiana
• PrepStar Magazine All-Midwest Region and a three-star prospect
• 2015 IFCA first-team all-state selection

• Chris Evans was born on Oct. 5, 1997


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