Greg Byrne's Wildcat Wednesday
#15 Dan Buckner
Position: Receiver
Height: 6'4"
Weight: 220
Year: Junior
Hometown: Allen, Texas
Experience: Redshirt

At Arizona: Has played in 12 career games with one start in 2011 ... Expected to challenge as one of the league's top performers on the outside as a fifth-year senior in 2012 ... One formation start in 12 games played in 2011 ... Finished with 42 catches for 606 yards and two touchdowns ... Arizona career-best 10 receptions for 142 yards and a score at Oklahoma State ... Later had a career-best 144 yards and a TD on eight catches at Oregon State ... Added to Biletnikoff Award watch list early in the 2011 season ... Transferred from the University of Texas and enrolled in January 2010 ... Redshirted in 2010 ... Two-time UA Scout Team Player of the Week for Toledo and Stanford preparations ... UA Scout Team Offensive MVP for 2010.

Before Arizona: University of Texas letterman in 2008-09 ... Appeared in 25 games at UT, catching 49 passes for 529 yards and six touchdowns ... Seven starts in 2009, with 44 grabs for 445 yards and four scores ... Played in 12 games as true freshman in 2008, catching five passes for 84 yards and two scores ... Enrolled at UT in January 2008 ... Member of UT's Athletics Director's Honor Roll in spring 2009 ... Recorded 6-86 receiving and a career-long 36-yard TD at Wyoming, matched high with 6-75 and a TD vs. Texas Tech, and 6-71 vs. UTEP with two TDs.

High School: Texas 5A First-Team All-State selection by the Associated Press and the Texas Sports Writers Association as a senior ... District 9-5A First-Team All-Area and All-District honors ... Started in the 2008 U.S. Army All-America Bowl and tallied three catches for 28 yards, including a nine-yard TD ... Member of Dave Campbell's First-Team Super Team ... Three-year letterman and starter at wide receiver who helped his team to a 23-3 record over his last two seasons ... Posted 2,511 yards on 146 receptions (17.2 ypc) and 33 TDs during his career ... Helped lead the Allen Eagles to a 10-1 record and a second-straight district title by pulling in 53 receptions for 1,012 yards (19.1 ypc) and 17 TDs as a senior ... District 9-5A First-Team All-Area and All-District honors as a junior ... Had 72 catches for 1,154 yards (16.0 ypc) and 13 TDs, while helping his team to the district championship and a 13-2 season ... Second-team all-district as a sophomore ... Recorded 21 receptions for 345 yards (16.4 ypc) and three TDs ... Also participated in basketball as a freshman and sophomore.

Personal: Majoring in sociology.

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