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21 Omar Garcia

Career Statistics Entering 2018: 16 games played, 24 rushes for 76 yards, 10 receptions for 103 yards, seven kick returns for 169 yards, 348 all-purpose yards.

2017 (Junior): Played in eight games ... had eight rushes for 31 yards, seven receptions for 93 yards and seven kickoff returns for 169 yards ... his 293 yards of total offense ranked fifth among Bison ... season-high 17 rushing yards came at Colgate on Oct. 28 ... season-high 34 receiving yards came against Lehigh on Nov. 4 ... returned a kickoff 49 yards, the longest by a Bison in 2017, at Cornell on Oct. 14.

2016 (Sophomore): Missed season due to knee injury.

2015 (Freshman): Appeared in eight games ... part of special teams unit ... also saw time as a reserve running back ... first career carries came Oct. 10 vs. Lehigh ... season-high 21 rushing yards in that contest ... had season-high seven carries and two receptions in final game of year at Colgate ... ran 16 times for 45 yards ... had three catches for 10 yards ... totaled 55 all-purpose yards ... made three tackles.

Saint John’s College High School: Member of football and track & field teams … All-WCAC selection for football … football team captain … named DMV Elite Player of the Week … helped team to WCAC runner-up … 130 carries for 1,130 yards and 15 touchdowns as a senior … won gold medal at AAU Junior Olympics for the 400 meters, posting the fastest time in the United States for age group that year ... member of National Society of High School Scholars ... National Language Arts winner ... recognized by the United States Achievement Academy.

Personal: Wilber Omar Garcia, Jr. … born March 14, 1997 in Silver Spring, Maryland … son of Wilber and Terina Garcia … has one brother, Gabriel ... major is geography.

Position: Running Back
Height: 5'10"
Weight: 180
Year: Junior
Hometown: Adelphi, Md.
High School: St. John's College High School
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