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Stan Herring

Class: Senior
Position: OL
Height: 6-4
Weight: 285

Previous School: Kell HS

Hometown: Acworth, Ga.

An Inside Look from the Coaching Staff
• A leader on the offensive line
• He's had a lot of playing time
• Has played a variety of positions at Liberty, but will play guard this year
• Coaching staff hopes that he'll have an all-conference-type season

2011 (Jr.)
• Started all 11 games at left tackle
• One of four Liberty offensive linemen to start all 11 games in 2011
• Moved to tackle after making one start at tight end as a sophomore during the 2010 season
• Part of the offensive line that was named the team's Offensive Player of the Week against Coastal Carolina
• Key part of Liberty's offensive line that helped the Flames finish the year ranked No. 8 in the country in scoring offense (35.91 points per game), No. 19 in passing offense (270.27) and 20th total offense (426.25)
• Liberty was also ranked No. 9 in passing efficiency (150.20), No. 19 in first down offense (21.45 per game) and No. 23 in tackles for a loss allowed (5.00 per game)
• Helped the Flames finish the year ranked No. 2 in third-down efficiency (51.05 percent/73-of-143) and No. 17 in fourth-down efficiency (61.54 percent/8-of-13)

2010 (So.)
• Saw playing time in eight of 11 games
• Started his first career game as a tight end during Liberty's season finale against Stony Brook
• Graded out at 87 percent
• Finished the season with 119 total plays, recording 24.5 knockdowns
• Added one "plus" block
• Recipient of the program's Samkon Gado award during the spring practice of 2010 as the most improved offensive player
• Helped the Flames rank No. 2 in total offense (459.91), No. 3 in scoring offense (36.45 points per game) and No. 7 in passing offense (288.91)
• Liberty also ranked No. 5 in sacks allowed (0.64 per game) and No. 5 in tackles for a loss allowed (4.18 per game)
• Liberty ranked No. 1 in first downs per game (24.18), No. 16 in third-down efficiency (43.84), No. 8 in red zone offense (0.88) and No. 18 in time of possession (32:12)
• The Flames rushed for 188.0 yards per game in conference games and finished with 15 of their 21 rushing touchdowns against Big South

2009 (R-Fr.)
• Saw limited playing time
• Gained valuable experience with two games played on the year (against West Virginia Wesleyan and Presbyterian)

2008 (Fr.)
• Redshirted

Prep
• Graduated from Kell High School
• Three-year letterwinner
• Twice named Cobb County Player of the Week at defensive tackle
• Selected to play in the Cobb County Senior Bowl
• Named Kell High School's Defensive Lineman of the Year as a senior

Personal
• Son of Stan and Michelle Herring
• Birthday is on Jan. 16
• Business major