37  Bakari Hollier
Bakari Hollier

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Lafayette, La.

High School:
Acadiana HS

Height / Weight:
5-10 / 195

Position:
DB

Experience:
3L


04/05/2014

Defense Starts Strong, Offense Answers in Scrimmage

Tigers set to move to final week of spring

11/30/2013

Memphis Football Postgame Notes vs Temple

Game 11 - Temple - November 30, 2013 - Liberty Bowl Memorial Stadium - Memphis, Tenn.

10/19/2013

Memphis Postgame Notes vs SMU

Game 6 - vs SMU - October 19, 2013 - Liberty Bowl Memorial Stadium - Memphis, Tenn.

10/12/2013

Memphis Postgame Notes vs Houston

Game 5 - at Houston - October 12, 2013 - BBVA Compass Stadium - Houston, Texas

09/20/2013

Memphis Faces Fast Paced Arkansas State Team

Tigers seek first victory on Saturday

08/21/2013

Memphis Football Completes Final Two-A-Day Practice

The University of Memphis football team wrapped-up its final day of two-a-day practices on Wednesday. Head coach Justin Fuente talks about the final two-a-day practice.

08/13/2013

Memphis Football Preseason Camp - First Day in Full Pads

The Tigers suited up in full pads for the first time today in preparation for two-a-days starting tomorrow.

Memphis opens up the 2013 season hosting Duke on September 7.

08/09/2013

Memphis Football Preseason Camp - Day Two

Day two of preseason camp is in the books for the Memphis Tigers football team and it was another scorcher. Watch highlights and interviews from day two right here on the Memphis Tiger Network.

08/08/2013

Memphis Football Preseason Camp - Day One

The Memphis football team opened up their preseason camp today. Check out some highlights from the first day and hear from junior DB Bobby McCain and head coach Justin Fuente.

11/30/2013

Memphis Football vs Temple

Memphis Football vs Temple at Liberty Bowl Memorial Stadium on November 30, 2013. Photos by Joe Murphy

10/12/2013

Memphis vs. Houston

USATSI

09/07/2013

Memphis Football vs Duke

Memphis vs Duke at Liberty Bowl Memorial Stadium on September 7, 2013

11/24/2012

Memphis vs Southern Miss

Memphis vs Southern Miss on November 24, 2012 at the Liberty Bowl. The Tigers won 42-24.

11/17/2012

AP Photos: Football vs. UAB

AP Photos: Football vs. UAB

Career


Has played in 21 career games over the past two seasons, making six starts ... In addition to playing time at cornerback has also seen action on kickoff/punt returns ... Has registered 41 career tackles including 27 solo stops ... Also has five pass breakups as a defender ... On special teams has 26 kickoff returns for 475 yards and has returned two punts for eight yards during career.

2012


Played in all 12 games, starting two contests as a sophomore ... Registered 20 total tackles (12 solo stops) including a tackle for lost yardage ... Also had three pass breakups during the season ... Began the season with a four-tackle game against UT Martin ... Over the course of the Tigers' three-game win streak to end the season had 11 tackles along with three pass breakups ... Registered a career-high seven tackles (six solo stops) in the team's win over Tulane ... Third-down pass breakup late in the first quarter would force the Green Wave to settle for a field goal ... Closed out the season with three tackles against Southern Miss ... Also had four kickoff returns for 95 yards against USM ... Helped set the tone of the Southern Miss game with a pass breakup to force USM to punt on its first offensive series.

2011


Saw action in nine games ... Made four starts ... Recorded 21 total tackles with 15 solo hits and six assists ... Had 21 kickoff returns for 380 yards (18.1 average) and two punt returns for eight yards ... Made his collegiate debut vs Mississippi State and recorded one solo tackle vs the Bulldogs ... Collected a season-high five total tackles (3-2) vs Arkansas State ... Recorded first collegiate interception vs the Red Wolves ... Also posted season bests for kick returns (5) and kick return yards (99) vs Arkansas State ... Had one punt return for six yards vs the Red Wolves ... Registered two solo hits, one kick return for 12 yards and one punt return for two yards vs Austin Peay ... Missed the SMU game ... Returned to play vs Middle Tennessee and had four kick returns for 65 yards ... Recorded two solo stops and four kick returns for 60 yards vs Rice ... Tied a season high with five kick returns (90 yards) vs East Carolina ... Had three total tackles and his first collegiate pass breakup vs Tulane ... Registered a season-high four solo tackler and added an assist (five total tackles) vs UCF... Recorded second pass breakup of season vs the Knights ... Had one kick return for 21 yards vs UCF ... Logged two total tackles (1-1) and forced his first fumble vs UAB ... Also had one kick return for 33 yards vs the Blazers ... Missed the final two games of the season injury.

Prep


Played for Coach Ted Davidson at Acadiana High School ... Saw most of his time in the secondary ... Logged 68 tackles and seven interceptions in 2010 ... Also registered two defensive touchdowns as a senior ... Selected to the Class 5-A All-State Team by the Louisiana Sports Writers Association as a defensive back following his senior season ... Also credited with a 39-yard pass completion and 15 rushing yards and a TD ... Helped the Rams to an 11-4 record and the 2010 Louisiana state championship with a win over West Monroe ... Earned the LHSCA Award in both 2009 and 2010 ... Also earned all-state, All-Acadiana and all-district honors following his junior and senior seasons ... Squad advanced to the state semifinals in 2009 and finished with a 10-3 record ... Logged 69 tackles and six interceptions as a defensive back in 2009.

Personal


Son of Louis and Sherita Hollier ... Born Dec. 17, 1992, in Lafayette, La. ... Brother Louis is a senior wide receiver at Northwestern State ... Has not declared a major.

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