4 Kellis Cunningham
Kellis Cunningham

Carrollton, Texas

High School:

Height / Weight:
5-10 / 187



Junior (2008): Handled all Mustang kickoffs... Averaged 60.2 yards on 52 kickoffs... Had four touchbacks... Had perhaps the hit of the year in the Memphis game, leveling the Tiger return man... Also had tackles at Tulane and UCF; Sophomore (2007): Handled kickoff duties in all 12 games... Averaged 61.3 yards on 63 attempts... Had five touchbacks... Notched five tackles on kick coverage; Freshman (2006): One of only three true freshmen to play and letter... Handled kickoff duties all season... Had 61 kickoffs for a 61.4-yard average with 16 touchbacks; Prep: Tabbed the District 10-5A Special Teams Player of the Year after hitting 29-33 extra points and drilling field goals of 44 and 50 yards... Also played wideout, notching 10 catches for 175 yards and a score... Was second-team All-District as a receiver... Earned Academic All-District honors twice... Chose SMU over Air Force, Buffalo and Rice... A two-star Rivals.com recruit... Won kickoff competition and finished third overall out of 160 kickers at the Texas All-State Kicking Competition at Texas A&M... Also lettered in basketball and track; Personal: An English major.