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46 Evan Butts
Evan  Butts


Newtown Square, Pa.

High School:
Episcopal Academy

Height / Weight:
6-4 / 250




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- Recognized on the ACC Academic Honor Roll

- Appeared in eight of UVA's 10 games ... missed the season's final four games after suffering a lower-extremity injury ... made one catch for eight yards against Richmond in the season opener ... made two catches for 13 yards at then-No. 24 Oregon ... made one catchfor seven yards against Duke ... caught his first touchdown pass of the season on a trick play against then-No. 22 North Carolina ... on a 29-yard field goal setup, seven Cavaliers flushed left with Butts as the snapper who hiked the ball to Matt Johns on the left boundary and slipped into the end zone to record the 11-yard scoring strike ... caught one pass for four yards against then-No. 5 Louisville ... missed the Wake Forest and Miami games with an injury. 2015 - Appeared in all 12 of UVA's games with five starts ... made collegiate debut at No. 13 UCLA and recorded two catches for 42 yards ... caught first career touchdown on a two-yard pass from Matt Johns against No. 9 Notre Dame ... caught four passes for 48 yards against Georgia Tech ... recorded two receptions for 29 yards at Miami, both of which went for first downs ... caught one pass for a two-yard touchdown at Louisville, the first of four touchdown passes Matt Johns threw against the Cardinals ... caught one pass for 15 yards and a touchdown against Duke ... his touchdown reception against the Blue Devils came on a throw from Olamide Zaccheaus via an option on a wide receiver pass ... caught two passes for 25 yards against Virginia Tech. 2014 - Redshirted season.


Played tight end and defensive end at Episcopal Academy for head coach Todd Fairlie ... also was the team long snapper ... rated a three-star recruit according to,, and 247Sports ... helped Episcopal to an 8-3 record and a third-place finish in the Inter-Academic League ... broke an Episcopal Academy season record with 813 receiving yards in 2013 ... averaged 19.36 yards per catch in 2013 ... scored eight touchdowns in 2013 ... was first-team All-Delco and All-Inter-Ac at tight end ... also was an All-Inter-Ac defensive end first team honoree with 15 tackles for loss and seven sacks, forcing five fumbles ... helped lead Episcopal Academy to its first outright Inter-Ac title since 1982 ... also played varsity basketball at Episcopal Academy ... early in high school career played baseball and grew up playing lacrosse ... older brother Jake played one season of football at Division III Williams College ... major is undeclared and is currently studying in UVa's College of Arts and Sciences.



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