Matt Milton signs with UT
Wide Receiver, 6-6, 200
Mascoutah, Ill. (Mascoutah)
Honors: Rated as the No. 6 prospect in Illinois and No. 45 overall wide receiver by Rivals.com ... Ranked as the No. 20 wide receiver in the nation by Scout.com ... Shared Small-School Football Player of the Year honors from Belleville (Ill.) News-Democrat ...
Stats: Finished senior season rushing for 1,309 yards and 20 touchdowns, while catching 14 passes for 232 yards ... In addition to his receiving duties, also took direct snaps in Wildcat position ... On his first play at the position, rushed 76 yards for a touchdown against Waterloo ... Finished that game with 267 rushing yards and three touchdowns on just 10 carries, scoring on runs of 76, 67 and 36 ... Also rushed for 240 yards and three touchdowns against Triad and 226 yards and three TDs against Civic Memorial ... In playoff loss to Rochester, rolled up 182 yards rushing with three TDs, including 67-yard run and 97-yard kickoff return ... Caught 40 passes as a junior for 797 yards and nine touchdowns.
Misc: Practiced with Vols during mid-December lead in to Chick-fil-A Bowl.