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Nehemiah Glover
Nehemiah Glover

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
LaMarque, Texas

High School:
LaMarque

Height / Weight:
5-8 / 182

Position:
Wide Receiver

Birthdate:
09/28/1981

Experience:
3L

Major:
Communication Studies


Makes the transition from wide out to the H receiver position on the inside this season ... will continue to lineup outside on occasion ... quick, elusive receiver who has given opposing defenses fits in the open field ... replaces record-setting punt returner Wes Welker on return duties.

Records
Texas Tech Sophomore Single-Season Receiving Yards - 749 (2002)

NCAA Receiving - Two Players, Same Team, 1,000 Yards (Carlos Francis [1,177 yards]; Wes Welker [1,099 yards]; Nehemiah Glover [1,081 yards]) NOTE: Texas Tech is the first team in NCAA history to produce three 1,000-yard receivers in the same season.

NCAA Receiving - Four Players, Same Team, 60 Receptions (Wes Welker [97]; Mickey Peters [78]; Taurean Henderson [78]; Nehemiah Glover [77]; Carlos Francis [75]) NOTE: Texas Tech is the first team in NCAA history to produce five players with 60 receptions in the same season.

On the charts - Ranks seventh at Tech on the single-season receptions list with 77 in 2003 ... also ranks seventh on the Tech career receptions chart with 161 ... 1,081 yards in 2003 ranks fourth on the Tech single-season list ... has 2,065 career receiving yards, which ranks sixth all-time at Tech ... third on the single-season list with 10 touchdown receptions in 2002 and tied fourth with nine in 2003 ... has 20 career TD receptions and is tied fourth on the Tech career list ... needs three to break the record ... ranks 14th in the Big 12 Conference with 161 career receptions ... teams with Taurean Henderson as the top two returning career receptions leaders in 2004.

2003 - Big 12 Coaches Honorable Mention Team ... Navy - led all receivers with 116 yards on nine receptions ... caught a touchdown pass ... also rushed once for nine yards ... Oklahoma - grabbed seven receptions for 63 yards ... Texas - caught seven passes for 82 yards against the Longhorns ... made diving catch late in the final minute to put Tech in field goal range ... Baylor - averaged 26.4 yards per catch on five catches against the Bears ... had a career-high 132 receiving yards and one touchdown ... Colorado - led the team with 73 yards on six receptions ... Missouri - caught four passes for 64 yards against the Tigers ... also returned a kickoff 12 yards ... Oklahoma State - caught six passes for 68 yards and two touchdowns against Oklahoma State ... Iowa State - five catches for 71 yards against Iowa State ... had a nine-yard kickoff return ... Texas A&M - tied career high with three touchdown receptions against Texas A&M ... caught six passes for 97 yards in the win ... Mississippi - three receptions for 53 yards at Mississippi, including a key 17-yard reception on 4th-and-10 on Tech's next to last scoring drive ... returned four kickoffs 85 yards, including a long of 26 ... N.C. State - turned in second-straight 100-yard receiving game with 106 yards at N.C. State on eight receptions ... one of two players to record 100 yards in the game (Mack) ... New Mexico - rolled up 116 receiving yards and a touchdown on eight receptions against New Mexico ... two kick returns for 43 yards ... SMU - solid performance in the opener against SMU ... three receptions for 40 yards, including an 18-yard touchdown pass from B.J. Symons ... eclipsed the career 1,000-yard mark in receiving yardage against the Mustangs ... returned a kickoff 11 yards.

2002 - Honorable Mention All-Big 12 Coaches ... Clemson - grabbed eight receptions for 121 yards and a touchdown against Clemson in the Tangerine Bowl ... Oklahoma - had two catches for 19 yards ... Texas - 62-yard touchdown reception against Texas late in the second quarter tied the game at 21-21 ... finished the game with four receptions for 105 yards and two touchdowns ... Oklahoma State - grabbed seven receptions for 63 yards ... Baylor - productive day against the Bears with five catches for 70 yards, including a 37-yard touchdown strike from Kliff Kingsbury ... Colorado - solid game with four receptions for 43 yards ... Missouri - four receptions for 54 yards and three touchdowns against Missouri... Iowa State - two receptions for 25 yards ... Texas A&M - caught game-winning touchdown pass in overtime at A&M ... finished the game with three catches for 21 yards and a score ... New Mexico - averaged 13 yards per catch on three receptions against the Lobos, including a season-long 28 yarder ... N.C. State - logged a catch for nine yards ... Mississippi - caught four passes for 36 yards and a score against the Rebels ... SMU - grabbed two receptions for 29 yards and a touchdown.

2001 - Stephen F. Austin - had two catches for 14 yards ... Oklahoma - returned one punt 18 yards ... also blocked a punt against the Sooners ... Oklahoma State - averaged 19.3 yards per catch at OSU ... caught four passes for 77 yards and a touchdown ... Texas A&M - grabbed two receptions for 17 yards against Texas A&M ... Baylor - caught four passes for 36 yards at Baylor ... also returned three punts for 23 yards ... Kansas State - three catches for 21 yards against the Wildcats ... Kansas - rushed for the first time with two carries for 12 yards ... also caught two passes for six yards and returned a punt 16 yards ... Texas - grabbed four passes for 13 yards ... North Texas - had two catches for 25 yards, including a 17-yard reception against UNT ... New Mexico - led Tech with nine catches and 102 yards in his first collegiate action since redshirting the 2000 season ... had a long catch of 36 yards on a full-body extension.

2000 - Redshirt season.

High School - LaMarque High School in LaMarque, Texas ... had 48 receptions for 801 yards and eight touchdowns as a senior ...averaged 16.7 yards per catch senior season ... unanimous all-district wide receiver ... All-Bay Area ... had 12 punt returns for 172 yards ... ran back seven kickoffs for 204 yards ... in one game he ran for a touchdown, threw for a touchdown and caught a touchdown pass, ran a kickoff back 95 yards for a touchdown and had an 85-yard punt return for a touchdown ... had 31 receptions for 532 yards and three touchdowns as a junior ...All-Bay Area choice as a junior ... named District 23-4A special teams player of the year by Houston Chronicle following senior season ... All-District 23-4A selection by Houston Chronicle as a senior ... helped lead LHS to 11-2 finish and Class 4-A playoffs as a senior ... High School Coach: Larry Walker.

Personal - Nehemiah Glover ... son of Mary and John Glover ... born September 28, 1981, in Texas City, Texas ... majoring in communication studies.

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