Position
Wide Receiver
Height
6'0
Weight
185 lbs.
Class
Freshman
Hometown
New Iberia, La.
Major
Undecided
High School
Westgate HS

2020 Freshman All-America (Football Writers Association of America)
2020 Freshman All-SEC

Emerged as LSU’s go-to wide receiver late in 2020 when Terrace Marshall opted out of the season in November … Set the SEC record for receiving yards in a game in the season-finale against Ole Miss with 308 yards and 3 TDs on 14 receptions in what was one of the most impressive performances in Tiger Stadium history … Capped true freshman season with three straight 100-yard plus receiving games … An all-around outstanding receiver who has the ability to score any time he touches the football … Tremendous hands, speed and route running ability … Can turn on a dime and is elusive, making him difficult to tackle … Is in line to be the next great LSU wide receiver … Just a sophomore, emerged as a leader on the offensive side of the ball for the Tigers.

FRESHMAN SEASON (2020)
Appeared in all 10 games, starting five times … Led the Tigers in receiving yards (735) and finished second on the squad in receptions (45) and TDs (5) … Finished season in grand fashion, setting the SEC record with 308 receiving yards on 14 receptions in win over Ole Miss … Added 3 receiving TDs against Ole Miss … Capped season with three straight 100-yard receiving games – 111 vs. Alabama, 108 vs. Florida and 308 vs. Ole Miss … Over final three games of season, combined to catch 27 passes for 527 yards and 4 TDs … Caught at least one pass in all 10 games … Scored on a 43-yard TD reception against Auburn … Earned Freshman All-America honors from the Football Writers Association of America and was a Freshman All-SEC selection … Ranked No. 5 in the SEC in receiving yards per game (73.5) and No. 8 in receiving yards (735), which was the most among all freshmen in the league.

HIGH SCHOOL
Played at Westgate High School in New Iberia, Louisiana… Rated a four-star wide receiver by 247Sports and Rivals… Ranked as the No. 1 receiver in the state of Louisiana by ESPN, Rivals and 247Sports… Is 52nd on the ESPN 300 List… Recorded 674 yards as a junior, averaging 15.5 yard per catch… Caught 44 passes and picked up 56.7 yards per game… Tallied 13 touchdowns, eight coming on catches… Will play in the 2020 Under Armour All-American game… Had a five-touchdown performance in 2019 with over 300 all-purpose yards, racking up three rushing touchdowns, a receiving touchdown and a 97-yard kickoff return… As a senior, rushed 71 times for 874 yards and 12 TDs … Added 47 receptions for 1,005 yards and 15 scores … On special teams, returned kickoffs for 282 yards and 2 TDs and added nine punt returns for 198 yards and a score … MVP of District 6-4A … Led team to the quarterfinals of the state playoffs in 2019.

Kayshon Boutte’s Career Highs
Receptions: 14 vs. Ole Miss, 2020
Receiving Yards: 308 vs. Ole Miss, 2020
Receiving TDs: 3 vs. Ole Miss, 2020
Longest Reception: 47 vs. Ole Miss, 2020

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