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  Geoffrey Norwood
Geoffrey Norwood

Player Profile

Los Angeles, Calif.

High School:
Crenshaw HS

Last College:
Fullerton College

Height / Weight:
5-8 / 175





Utah vs. Northern Colorado Postgame Notes


Utes in Final Week of Camp

Nine practices in six days

UTAH: Walk-on played in 21 career games in three seasons ... career punt return average of 7.8 yards per return.
2014-Played in five games on special teams ... also lined up at receiver vs. Colorado State in the Las Vegas Bowl ... one tackle on special teams vs. Stanford ... lettered.
2013-Played in 12 games with two starts at receiver (UCLA, USC) ... saw time as a receiver and on special teams ... 13 receptions for 173 yards ... season-best 30-yard reception vs. USC ... career-high four catches for 28 yards against Stanford ... fourth in the Pac-12 and 33rd in the NCAA in punt return average (8.6) ... 27 punt returns for 232 yards ... three punt returns for a career-high 67 yards against USC included a season-long return of 40 yards ... two punt returns for 44 yards against Weber State ... made 13 tackles on special teams ... three tackles against Oregon and Oregon State ... lettered.
2012-Played in four games, mostly on special teams ... lined up at receiver against Northern Colorado and Utah State ... four punt returns for 11 yards ... two punt returns for eight yards against Northern Colorado ... two punt returns for three yards vs. Utah State ... lettered.
2011-Redshirt missed entire season with a wrist injury.

PRIOR TO UTAH: Second-team all-SCFA Southern Conference in 2010 ... played in 10 games for Fullerton College, rushing 61 times for 259 yards (4.2 average) and five touchdowns ... also had 12 catches for 218 yards (18.2 average) and two touchdowns ... 20 punt returns for 226 yards (11.3 average) with a long return of 70 yards ... Fullerton won the 2010 Golden Empire Bowl ... an all-conference player for Crenshaw HS (Calif.) ... Crenshaw won the 2012 conference championship ... 128 carries for 1,045 yards (8.2 average) and 15 touchdowns as a senior... also played linebacker, making seven interceptions ... also lettered in baseball and basketball.

PERSONAL: Son of Gregory and Elnora Norwood ... two brothers ... brother Greg played football at L.A. Southwest College ... earned a bachelor's degree in sociology ... born Nov. 27, 1992.

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