Louis Ivory
Furman PaladinsNo. 34
Running back Class of 2002
Major: N/A
Date of birth: (1980-02-06) February 6, 1980 (age 40)
Place of birth: Fort Valley, Georgia
Height: 5 ft 9 in (1.75 m) Weight: 200 lb (91 kg; 14 st 4 lb)
Career history
Career highlights and awards
Stats at ESPN.com

Louis Ivory is a former American college football running back. He played for Furman.

Early life[edit | edit source]

Ivory was born in Fort Valley, Georgia. Georgia and attended Peach County High School in Fort Valley, Georgia

College career[edit | edit source]

Ivory grew up 140 miles from Division I-AA (now known as Division I FCS) powerhouse Georgia Southern, which did not recruit him. He instead attended rival Furman University. In 2000, Ivory recorded 2,079 rushing yards and 16 touchdowns on 286 carries.

As a junior, he received the 2000 Walter Payton Award for the most outstanding player in Division I-AA.[1][2] In his senior year, Ivory rushed for 1,719 yards and 19 touchdowns on 289 carries.[3]

References[edit | edit source]

  1. Little Giants, Sports Illustrated, 13 August 2001, retrieved 12 January 2009.
  2. Louis Ivory wins the 2000 Walter Payton Award , The Sports Network, retrieved 24 January 2009.
  3. Louis Ivory Stats, ESPN, retrieved 24 January 2009.

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