One of the team's most versatile and hard-working players … earned honorable mention All-Big 12 honors … lined up at fullback and tight end, and contributed 14 catches for 109 yards … was a goto player at the goal-line with three short receiving touchdowns … had a season-high three catches against Idaho … logged TD catches against Texas Tech, Iowa State and Missouri … selected to second-team Academic All-Big 12 team.
Earned honorable mention All-Big 12 status after playing in 11 games for the Aggies ... played at both the tight end and fullback positions ... finished the year with five receptions for 32 yards and a pair of touchdowns ... caught the first pass of his career at Kansas, an 11 yard reception ... reached the end zone twice on a pair of short scoring tosses against Texas Tech ... caught his longest reception of the season, a 12- yard catch, at Baylor … selected to second-team Academic All-Big 12 team.
Appeared in the final 12 games of the year as a true freshman ... majority of action came on special teams ... registered lone tackle of the season in first career game, against Utah State (9/19).
Coached by Rick Hutson at New Iberia High School ... a two-time All-District selection … named first-team Academic All-State … as a junior recorded 91 tackles, three sacks and intercepted a pass … as a senior recorded 105 tackles, four sacks and intercepted four passes … scored 12 rushing touchdowns as a short-yardage quarterback … named a Louisiana Top 30 recruit by SuperPrep … also an All-District baseball player.
Michael Lamothe is the son of David and Janie Lamothe ... born January 1, 1991 … chose the Aggies over Arkansas, Southern Miss and Tulane ... ranked No. 2 in his class with a 3.9 GPA ... industrial distribution major.