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Cooper Wallace
Cooper Wallace

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Nashville, TN

High School:
Christ Presbyterian

Height / Weight:
6-4 / 263

Position:
TE

Birthdate:
04/26/1982

Experience:
3L

2004:
Associated Press All-SEC Second-Team ... Played in and started all 13 games ... Finished with 19 receptions for 302 yards (15.9 avg.) ... Started 26 career games ... Only reception against Virginia Tech in the Nokia Sugar Bowl came on Auburn's first offensive play of the game ... Connected with Jason Campbell for a season-best 35-yard catch ... Caught three passes for 31 yards including a 21-yard catch on Auburn's opening drive against Tennessee in the SEC Championship ... Finished with three catches for 43 yards against Georgia ... Caught a 36-yard pass on Auburn's 99-yard drive and finished with two catches for 59 yards against Ole Miss ... Named the Coaches' Co-Offensive Player of the Week for his performance against Ole Miss ... Had a 31-yard pass play that set up a touchdown in the second quarter against Tennessee ... Caught two passes for 42 yards against LSU, including a 30-yard reception ... Has caught a pass in 26-of-39 games in his career.

2003:
Started 12-of-13 games ... Finished the season with 16 catches for 209 yards and one touchdown ... Posted career-highs with five catches for 60 yards against Georgia ... Scored a touchdown on a one-yard catch against Louisiana-Monroe ... Caught four passes for 35 yards against LSU ... One catch for 12 yards against Western Kentucky and one catch for 20 yards against Vanderbilt ... Started and made catch between two defenders of 30 yards over the middle against Georgia Tech.

2003:
Started 12-of-13 games ... Finished the season with 16 catches for 209 yards and one touchdown ... Posted career-highs with five catches for 60 yards against Georgia ... Scored a touchdown on a one-yard catch against Louisiana- Monroe ... Caught four passes for 35 yards against LSU ... One catch for 12 yards against Western Kentucky and one catch for 20 yards against Vanderbilt ... Started and made catch between two defenders of 30 yards over the middle against Georgia Tech.

2002:
Coaches' SEC All-Freshman team ... Also named to All-SEC Freshman team and freshman second-team All-America by The Sporting News ... Played in all 13 games ... Lined up at fullback for the first time against Alabama ... Caught two passes for 16 yards against Louisiana-Monroe ... Started against Arkansas ... Scored a touchdown on a seven-yard reception against Syracuse ... Had one reception for 50 yards against Florida and one for 14 yards against Mississippi State ...Caught first career touchdown pass on a 17-yard reception and finished with two catches for 27 yards against Western Carolina ... Caught four passes for 74 yards in the spring game.

2001:
Redshirted

HIGH SCHOOL:
Played fullback, tight end, linebacker and defensive end in high school ... Helped lead Christ Presbyterian Academy to the 1A state title and a 15-0 record as a senior ...Rushed four times for 69 yards including a 57-yard touchdown run in the state championship game ...As a senior, caught nine passes for 273 yards and rushed 44 times for 475 yards and scored 10 touchdowns during season ... On defense, registered 163 tackles, 18 tackles for loss, five sacks, two interceptions and two fumble recoveries ...As a junior, totaled 104 tackles, four sacks and caught 12 passes for 224 yards and three touchdowns ...All-State selection ... All-mid-state and all-region selection ... Finalist for Mr. Football Award ... Invited to play in the Tennessee-Kentucky All-Star Game ... PrepStar All-Region selection ... Listed as one of the top players in the state of Tennessee by FoxSports.com ... Knoxville News -Sentinel Top 25 players in Tennessee ...Rivals.com All-Region ...High School Coach: David Pack ... High school teammate with fellow signee Steven Ross ...Also played soccer in high school and was an all-region selection and four-year letter winner ...Helped lead soccer team to 1999 state championship.

PERSONAL:
Born April 26, 1982 ... Son of Guy and Sallie Wallace ... Older brother, David started several games at quarterback at Vanderbilt as a freshman before deciding to concentrate on baseball where he was a catcher.

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