Georgia Tech finishes the year with a 7-6 overall record
Tech junior has moved around the field, now in the mix at receiver
Yellow Jackets a little banged-up mid-way through spring drills
Jamal Golden makes history with his 97-yard kickoff return
Friday night's T-Day Game allowed the Yellow Jackets to sow the seeds for the 2012 season
A fundamentally-sound, athletic player who has made contributions on both sides of the ball... should be part of the wide receiver rotation for a second straight year... began career as a true freshman defensive back in 2011... moved to wide receiver during the 2012 season... has potential to be outstanding on special teams and can return kicks and punts... has played in all 40 career games.
2013 (junior): Played in all 13 games and started the first three games of the season... did not record a reception but was solid as a blocker on the perimeter.
2012 (sophomore): Played in all 14 games, primarily on special teams and as a back-up side receiver... did not have any receptions but learned the position and improved blocking skills... had tackles against Presbyterian (Sept. 8) and in the ACC Championship Game vs. Florida State (Dec. 1).
2011 (true freshman): Played in all 13 games, seeing most of his action on special teams... had one punt return for seven yards... recorded seven tackles (five solos)... recorded two solo tackles at Middle Tennessee State (Sept. 10)... had two tackles vs. Kansas (Sept. 17)... his only punt return of the season came in a key home win over North Carolina (Sept. 24).
High School: Charles Henderson HS... a Dothan Eagle Super 12 selection... played quarterback in 2010 after playing wide receiver in 2008 and 2009... threw for 1,170 yards and rushed for 1,444 yards as a senior... played for coach Hugh Fountain... earned four letters and served one year as team captain... owns school record for career rushing touchdowns... first QB in school history to rush and pass for 1,000 yards... also ran track for four years.
Personal: Full name is Corey Michael Dennis... parents are Steve and Lisa Dennis... Steve is the athletic director at Troy University... Steve played at Georgia from 1974-78... has three siblings -- Chris, Cale and Allison... Chris is a student assistant coach for Troy... born July 25, 1992 in Auburn, Ala... majoring in business administration.