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Dalton Botts
Player Profile:
Dalton Botts 820845
Position: Punter
Height: 6'3"
Weight: 207
Year: Senior
Hometown: Taft, Calif.
Other College: Moorpark Community College


2012 (Senior): Played in all 12 games, serving as team's punter and placekick holder ... Averaged 40.5 yards on 54 punts, downing 23 kicks inside opponents’ 20-yard line ... Booted four kicks of 50+ yards ... Earned second letter ... Had 51-yard punt in win over Bethune-Cookman ... Booted 50-yard kick at Notre Dame ... Season-high seven punts against NC State and Virginia Tech ... Hit season-long 56-yarder against Florida State ... Compiled season-best 44.2 average against FSU ... Finished sixth among ACC punters in punt average ... Named Hurricane Media "Good Guy" Award winner at team’s end-of-season banquet ... Preseason All-ACC selection ... Ray Guy Award watch list member in July 2012.

2011 (Redshirt Junior): Served as team’s punter in all 12 games ... Finished season second-best in ACC in punt average at 42.7 yards per punt ... Longest punt of season came against Boston College on 62-yarder... Had one of best games against then-No. 17 Ohio State with season-high average of 47.8 yards on four punts ... Earned a letter.

Junior College: Transferred from Bakersfield College after freshman season ... Averaged 37.5 per punt with long of 59 yards as sophomore ... Coached by Jim L. Bitter at Moorpark ... Logged best hang time and longest punt at Top 12 Elite Camp in Sherman Oaks, Calif. ... Enrolled at Bakersfield College freshman year as quarterback and punter ... Averaged 34 yards per kick.

High School: Three-star prospect by Kohl's Kicking ... Went to Bakersfield (Calif.) Taft Union HS ... Played quarterback as senior, throwing for 986 yards on 59-of-137 passing with 12 touchdowns and five interceptions ... Rushed for 805 yards and nine touchdowns in 109 carries as quarterback ... All-state punter averaging 39.7 yards per punt with 26 attempts inside 20 ... Originally committed to LSU.

2011 12-0 48 2,051 42.7 62 11 11
2012 12-0 54 2,187 40.5 56 23 4
CAREER 24-0 102 4,238 41.5 62 34 15

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