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Blake Chavis
Blake Chavis

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Beaumont, Texas

High School:
West Brook HS

Last College:
Arkansas State

Height / Weight:
6-5 / 235

Position:
LB

Experience:
1L

2011: Played in nine games with five starts in his first season at Lamar ... Finished the season with 17 tackles, including three for loss ... Registered a season-high four tackles, including a sack and a half in Lamar's 48-38 win at Southeastern Louisiana (10/1) ... Finished with a pair of tackles and an interception against Central Arkansas (10/22) ... Added three tackles with one for loss at Sam Houston State (10/29) ... Also posted three-tackle games at South Alabama (9/10) and against Northwestern State (10/8).

2010: Redshirted after transferring from Arkansas State.

Junior College: Three-star recruit by Rivals.com ... Played two years at Navarro College after originally signing with Texas A&M out of high school ... Helped Navarro to an 11-1 record and a No. 3 national ranking in the final 2009 NJCAA poll ... Played 10 games as a sophomore, finishing with 34 total tackles and one sack ... Played in eight games as a freshman and recorded 16 total tackles and three sacks.

High School: Played for coach Craig Stump at Beaumont West Brook ... Named Class 5A All-State as a senior, as well as First-Team All-District 22-5A ... Ranked as the No. 24 defensive end in the nation by Rivals.com as a senior.

Personal: Blake Chavis was born on July 17, 1990 ... Son of Latania Bill ... Is a general studies major.

08/30/2012

Cardinals set for Saturday's season opener at Louisiana

Lamar and Louisiana last met in 1989

08/20/2012

Lamar Football Camp - Linebackers

Cardinals will have four linebackers on the field in 2012

08/18/2012

Lamar looks improved in second scrimmage

Cardinals enjoyed big plays on both offense and defense

04/05/2012

Defense solid in second spring scrimmage

Cardinals could not get into the end zone despite moving the ball

10/22/2011

Central Arkansas hands Lamar 38-24 homecoming loss

Cardinals will play at Sam Houston State on Saturday

03/22/2013

Update from spring football

11/17/2012

Cardinals lose on the road

The Cardinals lost on the road to McNeese State this Saturday night. (Lake Charles, LA)

11/10/2012

Cardinals beat Colonels

Cardinals beat Nicholls (Beaumont, TX)

11/04/2012

POSTGAME; LAMAR vs. SFA

10/27/2012

Cardinals take tough loss to Bearkats

Cardinals take tough loss to Bearkats. (Beaumont, TX)

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