Player Profiles



Cody                               Clay
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Cody
Clay
Class: r-Sr.
Hometown: Alum Creek, W.Va.
Height: 6-4
Weight: 265
Sport: Football
Position: TE/FB

Biography

• Has played in 38 career games and started 21
• Iron Mountaineer honoree (2014) for excellence in the weight room
 
2014 (r-Jr.)
• Played in 13 games and started seven
• Used on 763 plays, including 593 on offense
• Season-high 97 plays against Oklahoma
• Finished with seven catches for 65 yards and one rush for four yards
• Career-long 21-yard reception at Iowa State
• One catch for nine yards against Kansas State
• One catch for six yards at Texas
• Earned first career carry at Texas Tech and gained four yards
• Tallied first reception of season against Towson
 
2013 (r-So.)
• Academic All-Big 12 Conference Second Team
• All-Big 12 Conference Honorable Mention (Coaches)
• Played in 12 games at tight end and fullback, starting nine
• Finished with nine catches for 73 yards and a touchdown
• Recorded first career touchdown at TCU, turning an 11-yard catch into a score to jump-start WVU’s fourth-quarter comeback
• Career day vs. Oklahoma State, pulling in three catches for 27 yards
• Hauled in a seven-yard catch vs. Georgia State
• Finished with a two-yard catch at Oklahoma
 
2012 (r-Fr.)
• Played in 13 games and started six
• Grabbed second catch of season vs. Syracuse in the Pinstripe Bowl; also earned starting nod
• Hauled in first career catch vs. Oklahoma, a 19-yard gain
• Earned second career start at Texas
• Earned first career playing time and start against Marshall
 
2011 (Fr.)
• Redshirted
• Offensive Scout Team Champion: Marshall
 
High School
• Coached by Steve Edwards at George Washington High
• Helped lead George Washington to a combined record of 32-6 as a three-year starter, including an 11-1 record as a senior
• Finalist for Hunt Award, given to the top lineman in West Virginia
• Selected to play in the Chesapeake Bowl, a regional all-star game in Baltimore
• Invited to play in the West Virginia North-South All-Star Game
• Participated in the US Army National Combine.
 
Personal
• Birthday is January 10
• Son of Chuck and Roxanne Clay
• Majoring in computer science
• Garrett Ford Academic Honor Roll
• Big 12 Commissioner’s Honor Roll

Related Articles

Clay Receives Meisel Award
Posted: 6.15.15

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Posted: 8.18.14

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Posted: 7.8.13

Cody Clay: The Right Hat
Posted: 10.3.12


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