Position
Tight End
Height
6'7
Weight
247 lbs.
Class
Sophomore
Hometown
Grand Junction, Colo.
High School
Central HS
Major
Undecided
Experience
1L

LSU’s starting tight end … Has the ability to help in the run game but is also a viable weapon in the passing game with his ability to stretch the field … Still developing as blocker in the run game … Great hands and a good route runner … Took over as the starter at tight end late in the season during his freshman year … Appeared in seven games with two starts during his career … 6 career receptions for 36 yards.

FRESHMAN SEASON (2020)
Played in seven games, starting twice … Caught six passes for 36 yards … Biggest catch of career thus far was a 4-yard reception on third-and-10 in fourth quarter in win over Florida … On that play, his cleat came off and Florida defender tossed it down field, resulting in an unsportsmanlike penalty … The result was a first down, which extended LSU’s game-winning drive … Had three receptions for 11 yards vs. Florida and followed that with two catches, including a 20-yarder, the following week in win over Ole Miss … First career catch came against Texas A&M.

HIGH SCHOOL
One of the nation’s top tight end prospects … Outstanding all-around player from Grand Junction, Colorado … Listed as the nation’s 10th-best tight end by 247Sports and the No. 5 overall prospect in the state of Colorado … Rated four-stars by Rivals … Hauled in 25 catches for 331 yards and five touchdowns as a senior in 2019 … As a junior, caught 29 passes for 510 yards and eight TDs … Caught 18 passes for 243 yards and a pair of TDs as a sophomore … Totaled 1,084 yards receiving and 18 touchdowns during his high school career … First Colorado native to sign with LSU since Philip Loadholt (Fountain, Colorado) in 2006 … Becomes first Colorado prep player to sign directly with LSU as far as records indicate (at least 1970) … Loadholt signed with LSU from Garden City (Kansas) Community College … Coached by Brandon Milholland … Enrolled at LSU in January of 2020.

Kole Taylor’s Career Highs
Receptions: 3 at Florida, 2020
Receiving Yards: 22 vs. Ole Miss, 2020
Receiving TDs: 0
Longest Reception: 20 vs. Ole Miss, 2020

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