Tommie Baldwin
    2
    Tommie Baldwin

    Class:
    Senior

    Hometown:
    Houston

    High School:
    Aldine MacArthur

    Height / Weight:
    5-11 / 232

    Position:
    Fullback

    Returns to the fullback position after playing one season as a Cougar tight end...will be used in plenty of short-yardage situations now that the Cougars have added another wrinkle to the offense...has good blocking skills, great hands and punishing running ability?is listed as the number-one fullback and should be the first off the bench for Coach Dimel...had a very productive spring at his natural position...rushed five times for 36 yards and one score in the Red-White Game ...2000: Played in 10 games a year ago ...missed one game with a knee injury... gained starting assignment at tight end versus Rice, Tulane and Louisville...was seventh on the team in receptions with 12 for 102 yards and two touchdowns ...both scores came in thrilling 33-30 triple-overtime win against Memphis...had four catches in that game...also returned two kickoffs for 23 yards...registered one tackle?1999: Played in all 11 games?rushed twice for six yards against Louisiana-Lafayette?caught five passes for 38 yards, including a 15-yarder against UAB?had one kickoff return for 11 yards?played primarily on special teams, where he recorded four tackles? 1998: Played in six games in first full-competitive season...made four starts versus top-ranked Tennessee, fourth-ranked UCLA, Minnesota and Army... recorded one rushing attempt for three yards at undefeated Tennessee...also caught a pass for 10 yards against the eventual national champion Volunteers ...made an eight-yard reception against then unbeaten UCLA the week before ...averaged 9.0 yards per catch coming out of the backfield ...1997: Redshirted his first season with the Cougars... appeared in one game, at home in Robertson Stadium against Pittsburgh (Sept. 13)...carried the ball one time for 13 yards...had a valuable first year learning the UH offensive scheme...High School: Played linebacker and running back during his senior year due to injuries, but still ranked 10th in District 21-5A in rushing...... rushed for 466 yards on 70 carries with four touchdowns... coached by Terry Forga at Aldine MacArthur High School?Personal: Born January 18, 1979?parents are Tommie and Deborah Baldwin?nicknamed "T. Ball"... graduated this past spring with a degree in sociology...chose UH because of "good academics and God sent me here."

    Baldwin's Career Statistics

    Rushing
    YearGAttYardsAvgTDLgAvg/G
    1997111313.001313.0
    19986133.0030.5
    199911263.0040.5
    200010000000
    Totals284225.50130.8
    Receiving
    YearGRecYardsAvgTDLgAvg/G
    19971000000
    199862189.001018.0
    1999115387.60153.5
    200010121028.522211.3
    Totals28191588.32225.4

    Divider image