21 - Rickey Anderson
Rickey Anderson
Height: 6-0
Weight: 205
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Cape Coral, Fla.
High School: Cape Coral
Position: RB

ON ANDERSON: Granted a sixth year of eligibility after missing substantial portions of three seasons with a pair of knee injuries and a broken leg ... selected as a team captain for 2012 campaign ... played his first full season a year ago and moved into the starting lineup early in the season ... is in line to start again at one of the slot back positions ... career totals include 21 games played with 12 starts, 86 carries for 672 yards and three touchdowns, nine receptions for 127 yards and one pass attempt which was completed for a touchdown.

JUNIOR (2011): Played in all 11 games and started the final seven ... carried 52 times for 498 yards and two touchdowns ... ranked third on the team in rushing yards while setting a school single-season record with an average of 9.58 yards per carry ... caught three passes for 12 yards ... accounted for The Citadel's only touchdown pass of the season on a 10-yard hookup with Kevin Hardy that gave the Bulldogs a fourth quarter lead vs. Elon ... ran for 95 yards on only six carries and scored a touchdown vs. Western Carolina and also averaged better than 10 yards per attempt when he rushed eight times for 81 yards the following week vs. VMI ... gained 69 yards on eight rushes and scored a touchdown vs. South Carolina in the season finale ... added 23 knockdown blocks on the year with a season-high six vs. Chattanooga.

SOPHOMORE (2010): Limited to action in six games and five starts due to injury ... carried 18 times for 108 yards for a team-leading 6.0 yards per attempt ... had two receptions for 60 yards ... finished the season with his best two performances of the season, rushing for 36 yards vs. Elon and 37 vs. Samford ... also had a 55-yard catch on a double reverse from pass from wide receiver Luke Caldwell to set up the game-winning touchdown vs. Samford.

2009: Missed the entire season due to injury.

FRESHMAN (2008): Saw action in four games as a redshirt freshman until suffering a season-ending knee injury ... carried 16 times for 66 yards and a touchdown and caught four passes for 55 yards ... top effort of the season came vs. Western Carolina when he ran for 34 yards and a touchdown while grabbing a 41-yard reception.

HIGH SCHOOL: A 2007 graduate of Cape Coral High School ... lettered three times in football and track and field and twice in basketball ... rushed for 1,254 yards and 15 touchdowns, caught 35 passes for 388 yards and averaged over 40 yards on eight kickoff returns his senior season ... named to the all-conference team and was a four-time player of the week selection ... played on Cape Coral team which reached the state playoffs in for the first time in 13 years in 2005. 

PERSONAL: Born Sept. 21, 1988 in Fort Myers, Fla. ... son of Rickey and Teresa Anderson ... related to Washington Redskins wide receiver Santana Moss and former NFL wide receiver Sinorice Moss ... earned his bachelor's degree in business administration in May 2011 and is pursuing his master's degree in Health Exercise Sport Science. 

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