The Steelers picked Calvin Austin 3rd in the 4th round

Honours
• 2021 First All-AAC Team
• 2021 First All-AAC Team (Phil Steele)
• 2021 All-AAC Third Team (Returner; Phil Steele)
• 2020 First All-AAC Team
• Tiger Club 3.0 (2021, 2019, 2017)

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2019 US Track and Field / Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) All-America 2nd Team (4x100m relay)
• Pan American Athletic Conference 2019 (4x100m relay)
• 2018 USTFCCCA All-America Honorable Mention (4x400m relay)
• 2018 All-American Athletic Conference four times (indoor 200m relay, 4x400m relay; outdoor 4x100m relay, 4x400m relay)

2021 (Senior redshirt)• NFL Scout Combine Invited
• Reese’s Senior Bowl . Invitation
• Qualified for the semi-finals of the Burlsworth Cup
• Invitation to the shrine of East and West
• AAC Honor Roll (Tulsa)
• Player of the Week in AAC Special Teams (Mississippi)
• National Offensive Athletic Player of the Week (Arkansas)
• AAC Offensive Player of the Week (Arkansas)
• CFPA Player of the Week, Honors (Arkansas)
• Maxwell Award Pre-Season Watch List
• Pre-season watch list for Biletnikoff Award
• Appeared in all 12 matches for the Tigers, making 10 starts
• Led the team 74 receptions, 1149 yard receptions and 8 touchdowns
• Led 95.8 yards per game AAC and ranked 19th in the NCAA
• Ranked 2nd in the AAC and 20th in the nation in receiving yards
• 1149 yards ranked him fifth on the program’s singles season list, while eight touchdowns tied for eleventh
• Two of the top five solo games in school history published in 2021
• He got 239 yards at Arkansas for second all-time, while the 200th at Tulsa finished fifth.
• Had six 100 yard games per season
• He finished his career second ever in the history of the program in receiving touchdowns (22), fourth in receiving yards (2,541) and fifth in receptions (156)

2020 (redshirt junior)• Qualified for the semi-finals of the Burlsworth Cup
• AAC’s four-time weekly honor roll (10/19, 10/26, 11/23, 12/7)
• Member of the 2020 Montgomery Bowl-winning 8-3 Tigers
• Started all 11 games of the season, recording six 100-yard receiving games
• Total 63 receptions for 1,053 yards and 11 touchdowns
• Led AAC in both the pick-up and drop-off arenas in 2020, ranking eighth and sixth in the nation, respectively, in those categories
• Also replayed 20 kicks for 188 yards and a touchdown
• Had six receptions for the 184-yard TD season in a victory over Temple
• Top 10 receptions of the season for 173 yards to go with 64 yards of touchdown kick in win over Stephen F Austin
• Scored at least one goal in nine out of 11 matches, including two results in victories over UCF and USF

2019 (redshirt freshman)• Appeared in 13 of 14 matches for the Aljomaih Automotive Championship 2019
• Completed 17 315-yard catches and three touchdowns
• Scored twice against Tulane, finished with two 57-yard catches, both for touchdowns, including a 46-yard long
• He had five best grabs on the way to victory in Houston, going for 81 yards and landing
• After the match, he received a scholarship for the 2020 season
• Finished the season with three catches for 39 yards against Penn State at the Goodyear Cotton Bowl
• He also scored a quick touchdown in a road win in Tulsa, one of his four races of the season
• Also gave kicks to Memphis in three games

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He placed seventh in the 60-meter dash and sixth in the 200-yard dash at the American Track and Field Championships.
• He was also part of the 4×400 relay team that finished fifth in the championship
• He was preparing for the start of the outdoor season when CoVID-19 was forced to cancel the outdoor track and field schedule

2018 (Student Redshirt)• Played in 11 matches
• He made his collective debut in the season opener vs. Mercer
• 101 yards scored for all purposes (83 lunges / 18 receptions) against the Bears
• His first team touch was 18 yards off Brady McBride in the third quarter (he ended up driving in FG)
• The next touch was an 83-yard sweep for the final score game against Mercer
• The 83-yard run was the longest by any Memphis rider in 2018
• The race is also the 16th longest in program history and the longest wide receiver lunge in school history
• The run was the longest in the program’s history since 2002 when DeAngelo Williams ran 86 yards against Tulane.
• Had a 6-yard catch in a home win over Tulsa

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• Member of the 2018-2019 track and field team
• Qualify for the NCAA outdoor championships in the 4x100m relay
• Member of the 4x100m relay who set the school’s record in the event
• Set a school record of 39.19 seconds to win the silver medal at the 2019 US Athletics Championships
• Qualified in the 4x100m NCAA Preliminary Relay

2017 (student)• RED SHITTED
• Member of the 2017 squad that won 10-3 and won the MLS Western Championship (7-1 league record) and played in the American Championship game
• Squad won their first Liberty Bowl and played in the classic version in their hometown

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• Member of the 2017-2018 track and field team
• Qualify for the NCAA outdoor championships in the 4x400m relay
• Member of relays that record three school records in a 4x400m (indoor/outdoor) relay and a 4x100m relay
• The 4 x 100m relay record has been broken at a 45-year-old mark
• Help set a world record in the 4x100m relay at the meet of the conference championships
• Help set a record in the 4x400m outdoor relay in the NCAA East Qualifiers

Before Memphis / Personal• Three-year member of the band at Harding Academy in Memphis
• Played for top coaches Ryan Derek (2014-15) and John Allen (2016)
• Helped lead the Lions to three-game winning streak in the Tennessee High School Athletic Association (TSSAA), and a first-class second-division playoff appearance, including a place in the semifinals in 2015
• Harding had a combined 26-9 record in those three seasons
• For his career, he pulled 74 catches for 1,513 yards and 24 receiving points
• Also lunged for 558 yards and another eight degrees
• Total 49 TD careers (24 receive / 8 lunge / 6 return to throw / 5 return to kick / 4 return to intercept / 2 bounce bounce)
• 758 yards return kick and 541 yards return kick were recorded
• Finished your career with 3,492 multi-purpose yards and 2,071 total yards
• Honor Included: 2016 Tennessee Titans Mr. (2016), twice in the D2A West 1 Special Teams Player of the Year (2015, 2016), 2016 Toyota East-West All-Star Classic, three times commercial resumeBest Prep Pick (2014-16)
• Also distinguished in track and field at Harding Academy
• Nine-time state champion in sprints / substitutions
• Seven times TSWA All State Honors • Five school records set
• 2015-16, 2016-17 commercial resume Prep Boys’ Track and Field Athlete of the Year • Helped Lead Lions to 2nd in the TSSAA D2A State Championships in 2017
• Son of Calvin and Mimi Austin