Lamar's little big man on campus - 12 News KBMT and K-JAC. News, Weather and Sports for SE Texas

Lamar's little big man on campus

Posted: Updated:

Lamar WR VanLawrence Franks is the only remaining walk-on that tried out for the team in 2009 and is now preparing to play his final home game.

Franks, who is 5-5 and 130 pounds, is tied for 3rd on the team in receptions and also returns kicks and punts...

He was in the top 10 in the SLC in kick returns in 2011..

The Austin native started his career at Grambling St. before transfering to Lamar.   He has already graduated with a degree in criminal justice and hopes to go into law enforcement.

Cardinals wrap up the home schedule vs Nicholls Saturday at 3 PM before closing out the season November 17th in Lake Charles vs McNeese.

Powered by WorldNow

Newsroom: (409) 838-1212
Front Desk: (409) 833-7512
News Fax: (409) 981-1564
News Email: 12News@kbmt12.com

Powered by WorldNow
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014 WorldNow and KBMT. All Rights Reserved.
Users of this site agree to the Terms of Service, Privacy Notice/Your California Privacy Rights, and Ad Choices.