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3 - Ladarius Vanlier
Ladarius Vanlier
Height: 5-7
Weight: 170
Year: So.
Hometown: Nashville, Tenn.
High School: Maplewood
Position: RB
gp 12
yds 365
yds/g 30.4
td 1

Ladarius quickly proved to be more than just a reliable ball carrier for the Golden Eagles, but an explosive weapon both for the offense and the special teams...ranked among OVC leaders and first on the team in kick return average and all-purpose yards...one of two explosive players slated for the "A" runningback position...expected to handle kick and punt returns...a real triple threat as a rusher, receiver and returner...earned preseason all-OVC recognition from College Sports Madness..and listed on the College Football Performance Awards (CFPA) Watch List of top FCS return men.

AT TECH (IN 2012):  Ladarius played in all 11 contests for the Golden Eagles and ranked among the team's most consistent weapons...ranked third ont he team in receiving with 21 catches for 192 yards...had 109 rushing yards on 17 carries...excelled as return man, ranking first on the team in punt returns (12 for 96) with an average of 8.0 per try...also first on the team in kickoff returns (32 for 668 yards), averaging 209 per try...had a 94-yard kickoff return for a touchdown at Murray State on Sept. 29... led the team and ranked eighth in the OVC in all-purpose yards with 1,065.

IN HIGH SCHOOL: Twice named the All-City Player of the Year and an all-state selection...led Maplewood High School to the championship game of the TSSAA state playoffs in Tech's Tucker Stadium...three-year letterman for coach Arcentae Broome...also a three-year letterwinner on the track & field team for the Panthers...talented runningback who was also dangerous as a return specialist...helped Maplewood produce a 12-4 record in 2011 while earning his second consecutive Class 2A Player of the Year honor...named all-state as both a runningback and returner...selected to play in the East-West All-Star game...as a sophomore he rushed for 1,388 yards and 15 touchdowns, and added 926 yards and six scores..as a senior, he capped off his prep career with 2,290 yards and 24 touchdowns, adding up to 4,604 yards and 45 touchdowns on 496 carries...was a three-time Academic Honor Roll recepient.

PERSONAL: The son of Lakesha Vanlier...born April 29, 1994...full name is Ladarius Keanthony Vanlier...majoring in basic engineering.

Recent Games
Oct 10 UT Martin L, 28-17
Oct 19 at Eastern Kentucky L, 24-10
Oct 26 Jacksonville State L, 34-14
Nov 2 at Eastern Illinois L, 56-21
Nov 9 at Southeast Missouri W, 41-16
Nov 23 Austin Peay W, 34-0
Statistics category Overall Conf
Rushes 54 41
Yards 365 270
Yards per game 30.4 33.8
Yards per rush 6.8 6.6
Touchdowns 1 0
Fumbles 5 4
Fumbles lost 3 2
Date Opponent Score comp att pct yds y/a td int sac yds
Aug 29 Cumberland (Tenn.) W, 63-7 - - - - - - - - -
Sep 7 at Wisconsin L, 48-0 - - - - - - - - -
Sep 14 at Hampton W, 30-27 - - - - - - - - -
Sep 21 Tennessee State L, 41-21 - - - - - - - - -
Sep 28 Indiana St. W, 38-37 - - - - - - - - -
Oct 5 at Murray State L, 35-24 - - - - - - - - -
Oct 10 UT Martin L, 28-17 - - - - - - - - -
Oct 19 at Eastern Kentucky L, 24-10 - - - - - - - - -
Oct 26 Jacksonville State L, 34-14 - - - - - - - - -
Nov 2 at Eastern Illinois L, 56-21 - - - - - - - - -
Nov 9 at Southeast Missouri W, 41-16 - - - - - - - - -
Nov 23 Austin Peay W, 34-0 - - - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score rush yds y/a lng td fum lost
Aug 29 Cumberland (Tenn.) W, 63-7 2 51 25.5 52 1 - -
Sep 7 at Wisconsin L, 48-0 2 5 2.5 4 0 - -
Sep 14 at Hampton W, 30-27 5 26 5.2 12 0 1 1
Sep 21 Tennessee State L, 41-21 5 42 8.4 20 0 1 1
Sep 28 Indiana St. W, 38-37 4 13 3.2 6 0 - -
Oct 5 at Murray State L, 35-24 13 97 7.5 48 0 - -
Oct 10 UT Martin L, 28-17 5 39 7.8 22 0 1 0
Oct 19 at Eastern Kentucky L, 24-10 4 13 3.2 11 0 - -
Oct 26 Jacksonville State L, 34-14 9 62 6.9 35 0 - -
Nov 2 at Eastern Illinois L, 56-21 3 9 3.0 4 0 1 1
Nov 9 at Southeast Missouri W, 41-16 - - - - - - -
Nov 23 Austin Peay W, 34-0 2 8 4.0 7 0 1 0
Date Opponent Score rec yds y/r lng td fum lost
Aug 29 Cumberland (Tenn.) W, 63-7 - - - - - - -
Sep 7 at Wisconsin L, 48-0 - - - - - - -
Sep 14 at Hampton W, 30-27 2 2 1.0 7 0 1 1
Sep 21 Tennessee State L, 41-21 - - - - - 1 1
Sep 28 Indiana St. W, 38-37 1 2 2.0 2 0 - -
Oct 5 at Murray State L, 35-24 - - - - - - -
Oct 10 UT Martin L, 28-17 - - - - - 1 0
Oct 19 at Eastern Kentucky L, 24-10 1 2 2.0 2 0 - -
Oct 26 Jacksonville State L, 34-14 1 0 0.0 0 0 - -
Nov 2 at Eastern Illinois L, 56-21 2 21 10.5 18 0 1 1
Nov 9 at Southeast Missouri W, 41-16 3 20 6.7 9 0 - -
Nov 23 Austin Peay W, 34-0 2 28 14.0 22 0 1 0
Date Opponent Score fgm fga lng xpm xpa pts
Aug 29 Cumberland (Tenn.) W, 63-7 - - - - - 0
Sep 7 at Wisconsin L, 48-0 - - - - - 0
Sep 14 at Hampton W, 30-27 - - - - - 0
Sep 21 Tennessee State L, 41-21 - - - - - 0
Sep 28 Indiana St. W, 38-37 - - - - - 0
Oct 5 at Murray State L, 35-24 - - - - - 0
Oct 10 UT Martin L, 28-17 - - - - - 0
Oct 19 at Eastern Kentucky L, 24-10 - - - - - 0
Oct 26 Jacksonville State L, 34-14 - - - - - 0
Nov 2 at Eastern Illinois L, 56-21 - - - - - 0
Nov 9 at Southeast Missouri W, 41-16 - - - - - 0
Nov 23 Austin Peay W, 34-0 - - - - - 0
Date Opponent Score punt yds avg long in20 fc tb blk
Aug 29 Cumberland (Tenn.) W, 63-7 - - - - - - - -
Sep 7 at Wisconsin L, 48-0 - - - - - - - -
Sep 14 at Hampton W, 30-27 - - - - - - - -
Sep 21 Tennessee State L, 41-21 - - - - - - - -
Sep 28 Indiana St. W, 38-37 - - - - - - - -
Oct 5 at Murray State L, 35-24 - - - - - - - -
Oct 10 UT Martin L, 28-17 - - - - - - - -
Oct 19 at Eastern Kentucky L, 24-10 - - - - - - - -
Oct 26 Jacksonville State L, 34-14 - - - - - - - -
Nov 2 at Eastern Illinois L, 56-21 - - - - - - - -
Nov 9 at Southeast Missouri W, 41-16 - - - - - - - -
Nov 23 Austin Peay W, 34-0 - - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score kr yds avg lng td pr yds avg lng td
Aug 29 Cumberland (Tenn.) W, 63-7 1 44 44.0 44 0 1 93 93.0 93 1
Sep 7 at Wisconsin L, 48-0 5 83 16.6 24 0 - - - - -
Sep 14 at Hampton W, 30-27 3 98 32.7 80 0 1 20 20.0 20 0
Sep 21 Tennessee State L, 41-21 2 35 17.5 23 0 - - - - -
Sep 28 Indiana St. W, 38-37 4 64 16.0 24 0 - - - - -
Oct 5 at Murray State L, 35-24 2 49 24.5 25 0 3 26 8.7 11 0
Oct 10 UT Martin L, 28-17 3 59 19.7 28 0 2 -6 -3.0 0 0
Oct 19 at Eastern Kentucky L, 24-10 2 61 30.5 36 0 3 15 5.0 9 0
Oct 26 Jacksonville State L, 34-14 1 45 45.0 45 0 1 11 11.0 11 0
Nov 2 at Eastern Illinois L, 56-21 4 97 24.2 29 0 2 13 6.5 13 0
Nov 9 at Southeast Missouri W, 41-16 - - - - - 3 34 11.3 16 0
Nov 23 Austin Peay W, 34-0 - - - - - 1 -3 -3.0 0 0
Date Opponent Score gp rush rcv pr kr yds
Aug 29 Cumberland (Tenn.) W, 63-7 1 51 - 93 44 188
Sep 7 at Wisconsin L, 48-0 1 5 - - 83 88
Sep 14 at Hampton W, 30-27 1 26 2 20 98 146
Sep 21 Tennessee State L, 41-21 1 42 - - 35 77
Sep 28 Indiana St. W, 38-37 1 13 2 - 64 79
Oct 5 at Murray State L, 35-24 1 97 - 26 49 172
Oct 10 UT Martin L, 28-17 1 39 - -6 59 92
Oct 19 at Eastern Kentucky L, 24-10 1 13 2 15 61 91
Oct 26 Jacksonville State L, 34-14 1 62 0 11 45 118
Nov 2 at Eastern Illinois L, 56-21 1 9 21 13 97 140
Nov 9 at Southeast Missouri W, 41-16 1 - 20 34 - 54
Nov 23 Austin Peay W, 34-0 1 8 28 -3 - 33
Date Opponent Score pts rush rec kr pr int fum xpm fgm saf misc 2pt
Aug 29 Cumberland (Tenn.) W, 63-7 12 1 - 0 1 - - - - - - -
Sep 7 at Wisconsin L, 48-0 0 0 - 0 - - - - - - - -
Sep 14 at Hampton W, 30-27 0 0 0 0 0 - - - - - - -
Sep 21 Tennessee State L, 41-21 0 0 - 0 - - - - - - - -
Sep 28 Indiana St. W, 38-37 0 0 0 0 - - - - - - - -
Oct 5 at Murray State L, 35-24 0 0 - 0 0 - - - - - - -
Oct 10 UT Martin L, 28-17 0 0 - 0 0 - - - - - - -
Oct 19 at Eastern Kentucky L, 24-10 0 0 0 0 0 - - - - - - -
Oct 26 Jacksonville State L, 34-14 0 0 0 0 0 - - - - - - -
Nov 2 at Eastern Illinois L, 56-21 0 0 0 0 0 - - - - - - -
Nov 9 at Southeast Missouri W, 41-16 0 - 0 - 0 - - - - - - -
Nov 23 Austin Peay W, 34-0 0 0 0 - 0 - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score tack ast tot sack lost tfl yds ff fr td int yds td brup blk saf
Aug 29 Cumberland (Tenn.) W, 63-7 - - 0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 7 at Wisconsin L, 48-0 - - 0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 14 at Hampton W, 30-27 - - 0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 21 Tennessee State L, 41-21 - - 0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 28 Indiana St. W, 38-37 - - 0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 5 at Murray State L, 35-24 - - 0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 10 UT Martin L, 28-17 - - 0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 19 at Eastern Kentucky L, 24-10 - - 0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 26 Jacksonville State L, 34-14 - - 0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 2 at Eastern Illinois L, 56-21 - - 0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 9 at Southeast Missouri W, 41-16 - - 0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 23 Austin Peay W, 34-0 - - 0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
  gp comp att pct yds y/g y/a td int lg
Total 12 - - - - - - - - -
Conference 8 - - - - - - - - -
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - -

Home 6 - - - - - - - - -
Away 6 - - - - - - - - -
Neutral - - - - - - - - - -

Wins 5 - - - - - - - - -
Losses 7 - - - - - - - - -

August 1 - - - - - - - - -
September 4 - - - - - - - - -
October 4 - - - - - - - - -
November 3 - - - - - - - - -
  gp rush yds y/g avg td lg fum lost
Total 12 54 365 30.4 6.8 1 52 5 3
Conference 8 41 270 33.8 6.6 0 48 4 2
Exhibition - - - - - - - - -

Home 6 27 215 35.8 8.0 1 52 3 1
Away 6 27 150 25.0 5.6 0 48 2 2
Neutral - - - - - - - - -

Wins 5 13 98 19.6 7.5 1 52 2 1
Losses 7 41 267 38.1 6.5 0 48 3 2

August 1 2 51 51.0 25.5 1 52 - -
September 4 16 86 21.5 5.4 0 20 2 2
October 4 31 211 52.8 6.8 0 48 1 0
November 3 5 17 5.7 3.4 0 7 2 1
  gp rec rec/g yds y/g avg td lg
Total 12 12 1.0 75 6.2 6.2 0 22
Conference 8 9 1.1 71 8.9 7.9 0 22
Exhibition - - - - - - - -

Home 6 4 0.7 30 5.0 7.5 0 22
Away 6 8 1.3 45 7.5 5.6 0 18
Neutral - - - - - - - -

Wins 5 8 1.6 52 10.4 6.5 0 22
Losses 7 4 0.6 23 3.3 5.8 0 18

August 1 - - - - - - -
September 4 3 0.8 4 1.0 1.3 0 7
October 4 2 0.5 2 0.5 1.0 0 2
November 3 7 2.3 69 23.0 9.9 0 22
  gp fgm fga pct lg xpm xpa pct pts
Total 12 - - - - - - - 0
Conference 8 - - - - - - - 0
Exhibition - - - - - - - - 0

Home 6 - - - - - - - 0
Away 6 - - - - - - - 0
Neutral - - - - - - - - 0

Wins 5 - - - - - - - 0
Losses 7 - - - - - - - 0

August 1 - - - - - - - 0
September 4 - - - - - - - 0
October 4 - - - - - - - 0
November 3 - - - - - - - 0
  gp punt yds avg lg in20 fc tb blk
Total 12 - - - - - - - -
Conference 8 - - - - - - - -
Exhibition - - - - - - - - -

Home 6 - - - - - - - -
Away 6 - - - - - - - -
Neutral - - - - - - - - -

Wins 5 - - - - - - - -
Losses 7 - - - - - - - -

August 1 - - - - - - - -
September 4 - - - - - - - -
October 4 - - - - - - - -
November 3 - - - - - - - -
  kr yds avg td lg pr yds avg td lg
Total 27 635 23.5 0 80 17 203 11.9 1 93
Conference 14 346 24.7 0 45 15 90 6.0 0 16
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - -

Home 11 247 22.5 0 45 5 95 19.0 1 93
Away 16 388 24.2 0 80 12 108 9.0 0 20
Neutral - - - - - - - - - -

Wins 8 206 25.8 0 80 6 144 24.0 1 93
Losses 19 429 22.6 0 45 11 59 5.4 0 13

August 1 44 44.0 0 44 1 93 93.0 1 93
September 14 280 20.0 0 80 1 20 20.0 0 20
October 8 214 26.8 0 45 9 46 5.1 0 11
November 4 97 24.2 0 29 6 44 7.3 0 16
  gp rush rcv pr kr yds ypg
Total 12 365 75 203 635 1278 106.5
Conference 8 270 71 90 346 777 97.1
Exhibition - - - - - 0 -

Home 6 215 30 95 247 587 97.8
Away 6 150 45 108 388 691 115.2
Neutral - - - - - 0 -

Wins 5 98 52 144 206 500 100.0
Losses 7 267 23 59 429 778 111.1

August 1 51 - 93 44 188 188.0
September 4 86 4 20 280 390 97.5
October 4 211 2 46 214 473 118.2
November 3 17 69 44 97 227 75.7
  pts pts/g rush rec kr pr int fum xpm fgm 2pt misc
Total 12 1.0 1 0 0 1 - - - - - -
Conference 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 - - - - - -
Exhibition 0 - - - - - - - - - - -

Home 12 2.0 1 0 0 1 - - - - - -
Away 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 - - - - - -
Neutral 0 - - - - - - - - - - -

Wins 12 2.4 1 0 0 1 - - - - - -
Losses 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 - - - - - -

August 12 12.0 1 - 0 1 - - - - - -
September 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 - - - - - -
October 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 - - - - - -
November 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 - - - - - -
  gp tkl ast tot tkl/g sck yds tfl yds ff fr yds int yds brup blk
Total 12 - - 0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
Conference 8 - - 0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
Exhibition - - - 0 - - - 0 - - - - - - - -

Home 6 - - 0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
Away 6 - - 0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
Neutral - - - 0 - - - 0 - - - - - - - -

Wins 5 - - 0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
Losses 7 - - 0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -

August 1 - - 0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
September 4 - - 0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
October 4 - - 0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
November 3 - - 0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
December - - - 0 - - - 0 - - - - - - - -