5 Evan Gates
5 Evan Gates
Height: 6-1
Weight: 220
Year: Sr
Hometown: Charlotte, N.C.
High School: Jireh Prep/Davidson Day HS
Position: WR
Major: Exercise Science
gp 10
yds 486
yds/g 48.6
td 3

2017: Makes the move to wide receiver after playing his first three Tusculum seasons on defense at linebacker.

2016: Played in 10 games... Tallied 14 tackles... Made three hits each against Virginia-Wise (Sep. 1) and Newberry (Sep. 24)... Added two stops apiece against Lenoir-Rhyne (Sep. 17), Brevard (Oct. 1) and Limestone (Oct. 22)... Also made tackles against Virginia State (Sep. 10) and Catawba (Nov. 5).

2015: Appeared in 10 games... Totaled six tackles, including four solo hits... Recovered a fumble against Lenoir-Rhyne (Sep. 19)... Made a season-high four tackles at Carson-Newman (Nov. 14)... Tallied two stops at Newberry (Sep. 26).

2014: Played in all 11 games and earned a start against Catawba (Oct. 4)... Finished the year with 20 tackles... Posted a season-best four stops against College of Faith (Sep. 4), including a tackle for loss... Posted three tackles each against Elizabeth City State (Sep. 13), North Greenville (Sep. 20), Catawba and UNC Pembroke (Nov. 1)... Broke up a pass at Catawba.

High School: Graduated from Davidson Day HS... Coached by Chad Grier... Two-time state champion... Two-time All-State... 2013 Shrine Bowl player... 2013 Stats: 68 receptions, 978 yards; 2014 Stats: 78 receptions, 1,008 yards.

Personal: Born Nov. 21, 1994 in Charlotte, N.C... Son of Frederick and Gina Gates... Brothers - Demond Gates and Gerrale Gates... Mother played basketball at Greensboro College... Majoring in exercise science with a minor in coaching... Favorite book: "Harry Potter"; Favorite class at Tusculum: Coaching Football; Favorite midnight snack: Peanut Butter & Jelly; Favorite musical artist: Bob Marley; Favorite song: "Three Little Birds"; Evan can't go a week without: Music; Most thrilling moment in sports: Winning state; Advice to kids: "Study hard"; Favorite color: Blue; Favorite food: Protein; Favorite sport other than football: Basketball; Person Evan most admires: His mother; Toughest opponent Evan has ever played against: Will Grier; What people don't know about Evan: He likes to sing in the shower; When he was a kid, Evan tried to be like: Michael Jordan; When people first meet Evan, they think: He's handsome.

Recent Games
Sep 30 Lenoir-Rhyne L, 23-7
Oct 7 Mars Hill W, 28-24
Oct 14 at Newberry W, 32-31
Oct 21 Catawba L, 40-13
Oct 28 at Carson-Newman L, 27-7
Nov 11 #12 Wingate W, 25-17
Statistics category Overall Conf
Receptions 39 25
Yards 486 297
Yards per game 48.6 42.4
Yards per catch 12.5 11.9
Touchdowns 3 1
Date Opponent Score comp att pct yds y/a td int sac yds
Aug 31 at North Greenville L, 34-33 - - - - - - - - -
Sep 9 Shorter W, 39-12 - - - - - - - - -
Sep 16 at Limestone L, 30-24 - - - - - - - - -
Sep 23 at UNC Pembroke W, 31-10 - - - - - - - - -
Sep 30 Lenoir-Rhyne L, 23-7 - - - - - - - - -
Oct 7 Mars Hill W, 28-24 - - - - - - - - -
Oct 14 at Newberry W, 32-31 - - - - - - - - -
Oct 21 Catawba L, 40-13 - - - - - - - - -
Oct 28 at Carson-Newman L, 27-7 - - - - - - - - -
Nov 11 #12 Wingate W, 25-17 - - - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score rush yds y/a lng td fum lost
Aug 31 at North Greenville L, 34-33 - - - - - 1 1
Sep 9 Shorter W, 39-12 - - - - - - -
Sep 16 at Limestone L, 30-24 - - - - - - -
Sep 23 at UNC Pembroke W, 31-10 - - - - - - -
Sep 30 Lenoir-Rhyne L, 23-7 - - - - - - -
Oct 7 Mars Hill W, 28-24 - - - - - - -
Oct 14 at Newberry W, 32-31 - - - - - - -
Oct 21 Catawba L, 40-13 - - - - - - -
Oct 28 at Carson-Newman L, 27-7 - - - - - - -
Nov 11 #12 Wingate W, 25-17 - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score rec yds y/r lng td fum lost
Aug 31 at North Greenville L, 34-33 8 91 11.4 25 1 1 1
Sep 9 Shorter W, 39-12 4 59 14.8 21 0 - -
Sep 16 at Limestone L, 30-24 1 11 11.0 11 0 - -
Sep 23 at UNC Pembroke W, 31-10 2 39 19.5 33 1 - -
Sep 30 Lenoir-Rhyne L, 23-7 11 118 10.7 17 1 - -
Oct 7 Mars Hill W, 28-24 1 15 15.0 15 0 - -
Oct 14 at Newberry W, 32-31 4 43 10.8 15 0 - -
Oct 21 Catawba L, 40-13 3 50 16.7 37 0 - -
Oct 28 at Carson-Newman L, 27-7 1 7 7.0 7 0 - -
Nov 11 #12 Wingate W, 25-17 4 53 13.3 21 0 - -
Date Opponent Score fgm fga lng xpm xpa pts
Aug 31 at North Greenville L, 34-33 - - - - - 0
Sep 9 Shorter W, 39-12 - - - - - 0
Sep 16 at Limestone L, 30-24 - - - - - 0
Sep 23 at UNC Pembroke W, 31-10 - - - - - 0
Sep 30 Lenoir-Rhyne L, 23-7 - - - - - 0
Oct 7 Mars Hill W, 28-24 - - - - - 0
Oct 14 at Newberry W, 32-31 - - - - - 0
Oct 21 Catawba L, 40-13 - - - - - 0
Oct 28 at Carson-Newman L, 27-7 - - - - - 0
Nov 11 #12 Wingate W, 25-17 - - - - - 0
Date Opponent Score punt yds avg long in20 fc tb blk
Aug 31 at North Greenville L, 34-33 - - - - - - - -
Sep 9 Shorter W, 39-12 - - - - - - - -
Sep 16 at Limestone L, 30-24 - - - - - - - -
Sep 23 at UNC Pembroke W, 31-10 - - - - - - - -
Sep 30 Lenoir-Rhyne L, 23-7 - - - - - - - -
Oct 7 Mars Hill W, 28-24 - - - - - - - -
Oct 14 at Newberry W, 32-31 - - - - - - - -
Oct 21 Catawba L, 40-13 - - - - - - - -
Oct 28 at Carson-Newman L, 27-7 - - - - - - - -
Nov 11 #12 Wingate W, 25-17 - - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score kr yds avg lng td pr yds avg lng td
Aug 31 at North Greenville L, 34-33 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 9 Shorter W, 39-12 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 16 at Limestone L, 30-24 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 23 at UNC Pembroke W, 31-10 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 30 Lenoir-Rhyne L, 23-7 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 7 Mars Hill W, 28-24 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 14 at Newberry W, 32-31 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 21 Catawba L, 40-13 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 28 at Carson-Newman L, 27-7 - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 11 #12 Wingate W, 25-17 - - - - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score gp rush rcv pr kr yds
Aug 31 at North Greenville L, 34-33 1 - 91 - - 91
Sep 9 Shorter W, 39-12 1 - 59 - - 59
Sep 16 at Limestone L, 30-24 1 - 11 - - 11
Sep 23 at UNC Pembroke W, 31-10 1 - 39 - - 39
Sep 30 Lenoir-Rhyne L, 23-7 1 - 118 - - 118
Oct 7 Mars Hill W, 28-24 1 - 15 - - 15
Oct 14 at Newberry W, 32-31 1 - 43 - - 43
Oct 21 Catawba L, 40-13 1 - 50 - - 50
Oct 28 at Carson-Newman L, 27-7 1 - 7 - - 7
Nov 11 #12 Wingate W, 25-17 1 - 53 - - 53
Date Opponent Score pts rush rec kr pr int fum xpm fgm saf misc 2pt
Aug 31 at North Greenville L, 34-33 6 - 1 - - - - - - - 0 -
Sep 9 Shorter W, 39-12 0 - 0 - - - - - - - 0 -
Sep 16 at Limestone L, 30-24 0 - 0 - - - - - - - 0 -
Sep 23 at UNC Pembroke W, 31-10 6 - 1 - - - - - - - 0 -
Sep 30 Lenoir-Rhyne L, 23-7 6 - 1 - - - - - - - 0 -
Oct 7 Mars Hill W, 28-24 0 - 0 - - - - - - - 0 -
Oct 14 at Newberry W, 32-31 0 - 0 - - - - - - - 0 -
Oct 21 Catawba L, 40-13 0 - 0 - - - - - - - 0 -
Oct 28 at Carson-Newman L, 27-7 0 - 0 - - - - - - - 0 -
Nov 11 #12 Wingate W, 25-17 0 - 0 - - - - - - - 0 -
Date Opponent Score tack ast tot sack lost tfl yds ff fr td int yds td brup blk saf
Aug 31 at North Greenville L, 34-33 - - 0.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 9 Shorter W, 39-12 - - 0.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 16 at Limestone L, 30-24 - - 0.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 23 at UNC Pembroke W, 31-10 - - 0.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 30 Lenoir-Rhyne L, 23-7 1 0 1.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 7 Mars Hill W, 28-24 - - 0.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 14 at Newberry W, 32-31 - - 0.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 21 Catawba L, 40-13 - - 0.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 28 at Carson-Newman L, 27-7 - - 0.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 11 #12 Wingate W, 25-17 - - 0.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
  gp comp att pct yds y/g y/a td int lg effic
2014-15 11 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
2015-16 10 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
2016-17 10 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
2017-18 10 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
Total 41 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
  gp rush yds y/g avg td lg fum lost
2014-15 11 - - - - - - - -
2015-16 10 - - - - - - - -
2016-17 10 - - - - - - - -
2017-18 10 - - - - - - 1 1
Total 41 - - - - - - 1 1
  gp rec rec/g yds y/g avg td lg
2014-15 11 - - - - - - -
2015-16 10 - - - - - - -
2016-17 10 1 0.1 11 1.1 11.0 0 11
2017-18 10 39 3.9 486 48.6 12.5 3 37
Total 41 40 1.0 497 12.1 12.4 3 37
  gp fgm fga pct lg xpm xpa pct pts
2014-15 11 - - - - - - - 0
2015-16 10 - - - - - - - 0
2016-17 10 - - - - - - - 0
2017-18 10 - - - - - - - 0
Total 41 - - - - - - - 0
  gp punt yds avg lg in20 fc tb blk
2014-15 11 - - - - - - - -
2015-16 10 - - - - - - - -
2016-17 10 - - - - - - - -
2017-18 10 - - - - - - - -
Total 41 - - - - - - - -
  kr yds avg td lg pr yds avg td lg
2014-15 - - - - - - - - - -
2015-16 - - - - - - - - - -
2016-17 - - - - - - - - - -
2017-18 - - - - - - - - - -
Total - - - - - - - - - -
  gp rush rcv pr kr yds ypg
2014-15 11 - - - - 0 .0
2015-16 10 - - - - 0 .0
2016-17 10 - 11 - - 11 1.1
2017-18 10 - 486 - - 486 48.6
Total 41 - 497 - - 497 12.1
  pts pts/g rush rec kr pr int fum xpm fgm 2pt misc
2014-15 0 0.0 - - - - - - - - - 0
2015-16 0 0.0 - - - - - - - - - 0
2016-17 0 0.0 - 0 - - - - - - - 0
2017-18 18 1.8 - 3 - - - - - - - 0
Total 18 0.4 - 3 - - - - - - - 0
  gp tkl ast tot tkl/g sck yds tfl yds ff fr yds int yds brup blk
2014-15 11 9 11 20.0 1.8 - - 1 1 - - - - - 1 -
2015-16 10 4 2 6.0 .6 - - 0 - - 1 0 - - - -
2016-17 10 6 8 14.0 1.4 - - 2 10 - - - - - - -
2017-18 10 1 0 1.0 .1 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
Total 41 20 21 41.0 1.0 - - 3 11 - 1 0 - - 1 -
  gp comp att pct yds y/g y/a td int lg effic
Total 10 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
Conference 7 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - 0.0
-
Home 5 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
Away 5 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
Neutral - - - - - - - - - - 0.0
-
Wins 5 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
Losses 5 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
-
August 1 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
September 4 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
October 4 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
November 1 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
  gp rush yds y/g avg td lg fum lost
Total 10 - - - - - - 1 1
Conference 7 - - - - - - - -
Exhibition - - - - - - - - -
-
Home 5 - - - - - - - -
Away 5 - - - - - - 1 1
Neutral - - - - - - - - -
-
Wins 5 - - - - - - - -
Losses 5 - - - - - - 1 1
-
August 1 - - - - - - 1 1
September 4 - - - - - - - -
October 4 - - - - - - - -
November 1 - - - - - - - -
  gp rec rec/g yds y/g avg td lg
Total 10 39 3.9 486 48.6 12.5 3 37
Conference 7 25 3.6 297 42.4 11.9 1 37
Exhibition - - - - - - - -
-
Home 5 23 4.6 295 59.0 12.8 1 37
Away 5 16 3.2 191 38.2 11.9 2 33
Neutral - - - - - - - -
-
Wins 5 15 3.0 209 41.8 13.9 1 33
Losses 5 24 4.8 277 55.4 11.5 2 37
-
August 1 8 8.0 91 91.0 11.4 1 25
September 4 18 4.5 227 56.8 12.6 2 33
October 4 9 2.3 115 28.8 12.8 0 37
November 1 4 4.0 53 53.0 13.3 0 21
  gp fgm fga pct lg xpm xpa pct pts
Total 10 - - - - - - - 0
Conference 7 - - - - - - - 0
Exhibition - - - - - - - - 0
-
Home 5 - - - - - - - 0
Away 5 - - - - - - - 0
Neutral - - - - - - - - 0
-
Wins 5 - - - - - - - 0
Losses 5 - - - - - - - 0
-
August 1 - - - - - - - 0
September 4 - - - - - - - 0
October 4 - - - - - - - 0
November 1 - - - - - - - 0
  gp punt yds avg lg in20 fc tb blk
Total 10 - - - - - - - -
Conference 7 - - - - - - - -
Exhibition - - - - - - - - -
-
Home 5 - - - - - - - -
Away 5 - - - - - - - -
Neutral - - - - - - - - -
-
Wins 5 - - - - - - - -
Losses 5 - - - - - - - -
-
August 1 - - - - - - - -
September 4 - - - - - - - -
October 4 - - - - - - - -
November 1 - - - - - - - -
  kr yds avg td lg pr yds avg td lg
Total - - - - - - - - - -
Conference - - - - - - - - - -
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - -
-
Home - - - - - - - - - -
Away - - - - - - - - - -
Neutral - - - - - - - - - -
-
Wins - - - - - - - - - -
Losses - - - - - - - - - -
-
August - - - - - - - - - -
September - - - - - - - - - -
October - - - - - - - - - -
November - - - - - - - - - -
  gp rush rcv pr kr yds ypg
Total 10 - 486 - - 486 48.6
Conference 7 - 297 - - 297 42.4
Exhibition - - - - - 0 -
-
Home 5 - 295 - - 295 59.0
Away 5 - 191 - - 191 38.2
Neutral - - - - - 0 -
-
Wins 5 - 209 - - 209 41.8
Losses 5 - 277 - - 277 55.4
-
August 1 - 91 - - 91 91.0
September 4 - 227 - - 227 56.8
October 4 - 115 - - 115 28.8
November 1 - 53 - - 53 53.0
  pts pts/g rush rec kr pr int fum xpm fgm 2pt misc
Total 18 1.8 - 3 - - - - - - - 0
Conference 6 0.9 - 1 - - - - - - - 0
Exhibition 0 - - - - - - - - - - 0
-
Home 6 1.2 - 1 - - - - - - - 0
Away 12 2.4 - 2 - - - - - - - 0
Neutral 0 - - - - - - - - - - 0
-
Wins 6 1.2 - 1 - - - - - - - 0
Losses 12 2.4 - 2 - - - - - - - 0
-
August 6 6.0 - 1 - - - - - - - 0
September 12 3.0 - 2 - - - - - - - 0
October 0 0.0 - 0 - - - - - - - 0
November 0 0.0 - 0 - - - - - - - 0
  gp tkl ast tot tkl/g sck yds tfl yds ff fr yds int yds brup blk
Total 10 1 0 1.0 .1 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
Conference 7 1 0 1.0 .1 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
Exhibition - - - 0.0 - - - 0 - - - - - - - -
-
Home 5 1 0 1.0 .2 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
Away 5 - - 0.0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
Neutral - - - 0.0 - - - 0 - - - - - - - -
-
Wins 5 - - 0.0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
Losses 5 1 0 1.0 .2 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
-
August 1 - - 0.0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
September 4 1 0 1.0 .3 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
October 4 - - 0.0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
November 1 - - 0.0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -