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Rico Bussey, Jr.
Rico  Bussey, Jr.
Class:
Sophomore

Hometown:
Lawton, OK

High School:
Eisenhower HS

Height / Weight:
6-2 / 183

Position:
WR


04/08/2017

Garner, Shanbour, Pearson Shine In Green-White Game

Linebacker Brandon Garner Has Nine Tackles, Breaks Up Four Passes In Spring Finale

03/31/2017

Spring Scouting Report: Wide Receivers

Mean Green Counting On Year Two Leap At WR Position

03/06/2017

Spring Practice Notebook: Day Four

North Texas Opened Week Two Of Spring Practices Monday

12/27/2016

USATSI Gallery - North Texas vs Army - Zaxby's Heart Of Dallas Bowl

USATSI Gallery - North Texas vs Army - Zaxby's Heart Of Dallas Bowl

2016:
• Made eight catches for 97 yards and a touchdown in six appearances, one start for the Mean Green
• Caught two passes for a career-high 57 yards and a touchdown vs. Army in the Zaxby's Heart of Dallas Bowl on 12/27

• Had a career-best three catches for 14 yards in his first career start on 10/1 vs. MTSU
• Caught one pass for eight yards vs. Bethune-Cookman on 9/10

• Made first career appearance in the season-opener vs. SMU on 9/3 and recorded a pair of catches for 18 yards


High School:

• Three-star 247 recruit
Two-star Rivals, Scout and 247 composite recruit
12th-ranked recruit in the state of Oklahoma according to the 247 rankings
29th-ranked recruit in the state of Oklahoma according to the 247 composite rankings
159th-ranked wide receiver in the nation according to the 247 rankings
301st-ranked wide receiver in the nation according to the 247 composite rankings
Member of The Daily Oklahoman Super 30
Accounted for 2,059 all-purpose yards as a senior and 1,805 all-purpose yards as a junior
Caught 74 passes for 833 yards and 13 touchdowns as a senior
Rushed 62 times for 508 yards and three touchdowns as a senior
Hauled in 66 passes for 1,233 yards and 15 touchdowns as a junior
North Texas Mean Green