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Gus Edwards
Player Profile:
Gus Edwards 1407742
Position: Running Back
Height: 6'2"
Weight: 241
Year: Junior
Hometown: Staten Island, N.Y.
High School: Tottenville HS
Major: Liberal Arts

2014 (Sophomore): Made season debut at Louisville, recording three carries...Added one reception for 19 yards against Cardinals...Recorded four carries for 34 yards in win over FAMU, including first touchdown of season...Scored second touchdown against Arkansas State on bruising 27-yard run...Totaled 37 yards on two carries against Red Wolves...Had three carries against Nebraska...Added three carries against Duke...Had 85 yards and one touchdown against Cincinnati...Ran for career-high 115 yards and two touchdowns against Virginia Tech, with scoring runs of three and 38 yards...Had three carries for 22 yards against North Carolina...Saw action against Virginia, mainly on special teams...Totaled 21 rushing yards on six carries against Pittsburgh...Recorded 25 yards on six carries, including three-yard TD run, in Duck Commander Independence Bowl against South Carolina.

2013 (True Freshman): Played in 12 games, seeing action at running back and on special teams ... Rushed for 338 yards and five TDs on 66 carries ... Carried  six times for  22 yards in collegiate debut vs. FAU ... Rushed for 113 yards and 3 TDs on 12 carries in rout over Savannah State ... Had 53 yards on 10 carries in road win at USF, including career-long 29-yard run ... Rushed seven times for 15 yards vs. Virginia Tech ... Gained 22 yards on four carries in loss at Duke ... Posted fourth TD of season at Pitt, finishing with 64 yards on 11 carries ... Rushed for team-high 38 yards and scored Miami's only TD vs. Louisville in Russell Athletic Bowl ... Earned letter.

High School: Running back hails from Staten Island, N.Y. ... Listed as 3-star recruit by ESPNU,, and ... Rated as nation's No. 1 fullback by ... Rated No. 40 nationally among running backs by and No. 46 by ... Led team to playoffs with 868 yards and 11 touchdowns on 104 attempts ... Coached by Jim Munson at Tottenville HS.

2013 12-0 66 338 5.1 5 29
2014 12-0 61 349 5.7 6 40
CAREER 24-0 127 687 5.4 11 29