83 Phillip Burley
Phillip Burley

Hometown:
Rosser, Texas

High School:
Scurry-Rosser

Height / Weight:
6-3 / 210

Position:
TE

Experience:
JR-0L


Sophomore (2008): Did not see game action; Freshman (2007): Sat out the season with a knee injury; 2006: Sat out the season as a redshirt; Prep: A Rivals.com & Dallas Morning News State and Area Top 100 selection... Had 33 receptions for 1,050 yards and 11 touchdowns as a senior... Runs a 4.5 40 and possesses a 37-inch vertical leap... First-team All-State selection... Rated among the 40 receivers in the nation by Scout.com and the top 60 by Rivals.com... First-team All-District and District Utility Player of the Year... Also lettered in basketball... A three-star Rivals.com recruit... Played for coach Virgil Crow... Chose SMU over offers from Kansas, Missouri, Baylor, UTEP, Houston, Vanderbilt and Arizona; Personal: Brother of SMU lineman Kenard Burley.