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Casey Fitzgerald
Casey  Fitzgerald
Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Red Oak, TX

High School:
Red Oak HS

Height / Weight:
5-11 / 191

Position:
Wide Receiver


2007
Earned 2007 All-America honorable mention SI.com ... Was a first team all-conference selection ... Led the Sun Belt in both receptions per game (9.3) and receiving yards per game (110.2) ... Finished the 2007 season ranked third in the nation in total receptions (111), sixth in reception yards (1,322) and tied for tenth in reception touchdowns (12) ... One of only two players in the nation with 13 or more receptions in three games ... Recorded the best single-game performance in the NCAA with 18 receptions against SMU ... Fifth highest total in NCAA history for receiving yards in a game when he tallied 327 against SMU ... Set new North Texas and Sun Belt record for touchdowns in a game against Navy with five ... Broke four single-season Sun Belt records in receptions, receiving yards, receiving touchdowns and receiving yards per game.

2006
Saw action in six games, including extensive play during the last four games of the season ... Finished the season with four catches for 83 yards and two touchdowns ... He was the only player other than Johnny Quinn to have multiple touchdown receptions in 2006 ... Hauled in his first career touchdown, a 28-yard strike from Matt Phillips against Louisiana Tech ... Had most productive game of the season when he caught two balls for 54 yards, including a 36-yard touchdown grab against Louisiana-Lafayette ... Also had one catch for four yards against Louisiana-Monroe.

2005
Saw action in five games on season ... Had only one catch for nine yards against Louisiana-Monroe.

2004
Walked on to the team and was redshirted.

High School/Personal
Earned first-team all-district honors in both junior and senior year playing for Red Oak High School ... As a senior he had 45 receptions for 650 yards and five touchdowns to go along with five interceptions as a defensive back ... Was a second-team all-district honoree as a sophomore ... Was also an all-district basketball player for three years at Red Oak ... Son of Marilyn Arnold who is a teacher in the Dallas independent school district ... Born Dec. 11, 1985.

North Texas Mean Green