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Barry Ford
Barry Ford

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Houston, Texas

High School:
Westfield HS

Height / Weight:
6-1 / 175

Position:
WR

Birthdate:
08/02/1990

Experience:
3L

Named Preseason Second-Team All Southland Conference

2012: Played in all 12 games with 11 starts ... Led Lamar with 49 catches for 470 yards ... Ranked 10th in the Southland Conference with 4.1 receptions per game ... Recorded best day of career with nine catches for 111 yards in 34-24 win over Nicholls (11/10) ... Added a 20-yard touchdown catch against the Colonels for his lone score on the season and had a 25-yard catch in the same game for longest reception of the year ... Finished with seven catches for 79 yards at Northwestern State (10/6) ... Led Lamar with five catches for 48 yards in the season opener at Louisiana-Lafayette (9/1) ... Posted two other five-catch games and also finished with six catches for 32 yards against Sam Houston State (10/27) ... Snared at least one pass in every game but one on the year.

2011: Played in nine games, including starting the first two games of the season ... Finished the season with 10 catches for 77 yards ... Posted season-highs of four catches for 31 yards in the season finale against McNeese State (11/19) ... Had a single catch in six other games on the season ... Snared a 12-yard catch against Central Arkansas (10/22) for his longest of the season ... Also had three 10-yard grabs on the year.

2010: Played in all 11 games as a redshirt freshman, finishing the season with 14 catches for 148 yards ... Only touchdown of the season was the 14-yard game winner with 43 seconds to play in Lamar's 24-20 victory over South Dakota (11/13) ... Added a 33-yard catch against the Coyotes for his longest catch of the season ... Had a season-high five catches for 41 yards in Lamar's 29-28 win at Southeastern Louisiana (9/18) ... Was fifth on the team in both catches and receiving yards.

High School: Played for coach Corby Meekins at Spring Westfield ... Was first-team all-district selection as a junior before missing a portion of senior season with an injury ... Had 24 receptions for 340 yards and nine touchdowns ... Also recruited by Utah and Boise State ... Also ran track and was a member of the district championship 1,600-meter relay team ... Also ran the 400 meters and was a member of the Academic All-District team.

Personal: Barry Glenn Ford was born on March 2, 1990 in Houston ... Son of Barry and Sandra Ford ... Major is general studies.

08/29/2013

Lamar Football Prepares for 2013 Opener

Cardinals set to take flight against Oklahoma Panhandle State

08/24/2013

Lamar Holds Final Scrimmage

Cardinals get ready for 2013 opener against Oklahoma Panhandle State

08/19/2013

Football releases initial depth chart

Berry's strong scrimmage helps him grab top QB spot

07/17/2013

Five Cardinals named Preseason All-Southland

Lamar lands one on the first-team and four on the second-team

04/06/2013

Lamar wraps up third week of spring practice

Cardinals will have one more Saturday scrimmage before Crawfish Bowl on Apr. 16

08/16/2013

Highlights from Media Day

Quotes from Head Coach Ray Woodard's press conference, Ryan Mossakowski, Caleb Berry, Barry Ford, Kyle Gillam, Kade Harrington, and Kollin Kahler

08/05/2013

Cardinals ready for 2013 season

04/16/2013

Red team takes win with interception

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)

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