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Avery Poates
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Avery Poates

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Moreno Valley, Calif.

High School:
Rancho Verde HS

Height / Weight:
6-4 / 300

Position:
Offensive Line

Experience:
2SQ

Nevada

2011: Will compete for playing time for The Union after redshirting his first season at Nevada in 2010.

2010: Joined the team as a true freshman and redshirted his first season at Nevada.

High School

A graduate of Rancho Verde High School in Moreno Valley, Calif. ... Was a three-year letterwinner for coach Pete Duffy.

Personal

Born Avery Orlando Poates on Nov. 12, 1992 ... Son of Avery Poates Sr. and Melanie Ruffin ... Has three older brothers: Dwayne, Donte and DeAndre ... Chose Nevada over UTEP, San Diego State and New Mexico because of the academics and success of the football program ... Has not decided on a major but wants to be a sports agent.

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