88 Joseph Ferguson
Joseph Ferguson

Hometown:
Overland Park, Kan.

High School:
Pembroke

Last College:
Northwestern

Height / Weight:
6-2 / 205

Position:
WR

Experience:
SR-TR


Junior (2005): Sat out as a transfer from Northwestern; Redshirt Freshman, Freshman & Sophomore (2002-2004): Did not see action at Northwestern... Hampered by injuries; High School: SuperPrep All-Midlands team... Ranked as the No. 15 dual-threat quarterback on the Rivals100.com recruiting list... All-State and All-Metro selection in 2001... Also tabbed a three-time All-Conference and All-District performer... As a three-year starter, was responsible for 68 touchdowns (rushing and passing)... Ran for 920 yards and passed for 638 yards as a junior, and ran for 626 and passed for 670 in eight games as a senior... One of four finalists for the Fontana Award, which honors the state's top small-school player... Garnered Kansas City Star Player of the Week honors for scoring five touchdowns in a half... The Kansas City Star cited that performance as the top high school effort of the year... Two-time KC Metro Sports Player of the Week honoree... Team went 8-2 as a senior and won the conference title... Also lettered in track... Competed in the 2001 National Junior Olympics in track - 10.66 100-meter time... Coached by Kevin Hart; Personal: Son of Kenneth and Vanessa Ferguson... Father played football at Drake and sister, Elizabeth, runs track at Cornell... Also recruited by Purdue, Missouri, Kansas, Kansas State and Illinois... Philosophy major.