PLAYER 6 - Stephen Rivers
Hometown: Athens, Alabama
High School: Athens High School
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A consensus three-star, pro-style quarterback by all major recruiting sources ... Ranked No. 24 in the state of Alabama by Rivals.com ... Rated as the No. 35 quarterback by Scout.com ... Named to PrepStar All-Southeast Region list ... Completed 94 of 180 passes for 1,158 yards with 12 TDs and eight INTs as a senior ... Rushed 73 times for 293 yards and nine TDs during his senior season ... Threw for more than 2,100 yards and 23 touchdowns as a junior ... Started for the Alabama team in the 2010 Alabama-Mississippi All-Star Classic and was named the Most Valuable Player after leading Alabama to a 24-17 win by completing 14 of 24 passes for 123 yards, one touchdown and one two-point conversion ... A scholar-athlete who maintained a 3.5 GPA ... Coached by Allen Creasy.
Full name is Stephen Gunner Rivers ... Parents are Steve and Joan Rivers ... Brother of San Diego Chargers quarterback Philip Rivers ... Has one sister, Anna ... Born Nov. 14, 1992, in Decatur, Ala. ... Plans to major in business.
INFORMATION SOURCE: LSUSports.net