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  Chris Joppru
Chris Joppru

Player Profile
Hometown:
Minnetonka, Minn.

High School:
Minnetonka HS

Height / Weight:
6-6 / 267

Position:
TE

Experience:
2VL

UTAH: Made huge improvement between his sophomore and junior seasons ... played in all 26 games his last two years (starting six), after playing in just two games his first two seasons ... member of Utah's Student-Athlete Mentors (SAMS).

2009-Played in all 13 games ... started against Utah State and San Jose State.

2008-Played in all 13 games and made four starts ... six receptions for 59 yards for a 9.8 average ... scored first career touchdown against BYU on a 4-yard catch ... season-high three catches for 41 yards, including a long of 26 yards, against Weber State ... named Utah's Most Improved Offensive Player ... lettered.

2007-Played against UCLA.

2006-Played against UNLV.

2005-Redshirt.

HIGH SCHOOL: All-state, all-conference, all-metro ... as a senior in 2004, had 47 receptions for 725 yards and six TDs ... led Minnetonka High (Minn.) to the class 5A state championship ... team also won Classic Lake Conference and sectional title ... also lettered in track and basketball ... basketball team captain and Most Improved Player.

PERSONAL: Son of Sheldon and Kay Joppru ... father played basketball and football at North Dakota and later played in the World Football League ... brother Bennie was an All-America tight end at Michigan and a second-round draft pick of the Houston Texans ... brother J.J. lettered two years at Arizona ... majored in parks, recreation and tourism ... full name is Christopher Mark Joppru ... born Feb. 6, 1987.

YEAR	G/GS	REC	YDS	AVG	TD	LONG
2006	1/0	0	0	0	0	0
2007	1/0	0	0	0	0	0
2008	13/4	6	59	9.8	1	26
2009	13/2	0	0	0	0	0
Totals	28/6	6		59	9.8	1

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