Herschel Sims
Herschel Sims


Abilene, Texas

High School:
Abilene HS

Last College:
Oklahoma State

Height / Weight:
5-8 / 215



At Oklahoma State: Played in nine games as a true freshman at Oklahoma State, finishing third on the team with 242 rushing yards ... Helped the Cowboys to a 12-1 record, a Big 12 championship and a 41-38 win over Stanford in the Tostitos Fiesta Bowl ... Posted 100-yard rushing efforts against Texas Tech (111) and Baylor (104), and averaged a robust 7.8 yards per carry on the season ... Ripped off an 81-yard touchdown run against Baylor for OSU's longest play of the year and the longest in the Big 12 in 2011 ... Scored on a 1-yard run against Kansas for his first collegiate touchdown.

High School: Ran for 2,352 yards as a junior and 709 during an injury-plagued senior campaign for Abilene High School ... Ranked as the second best all-purpose running back in the country as a senior by Rivals.com ... A SuperPrep All-American, he was also ranked as the No. 8 player in Texas and the No. 73 overall recruit in the nation by Rivals.com ... First-team Associated Press all-state and was the Texas 5A Offensive Player of the Year as a junior ... Ranked as the No. 5 running back in America and the No. 6 player in Texas by Scout ... Placed fourth in the state meet as a sprinter and was fourth in the state meet in powerlifting.


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