KirVonte Benson
KirVonte  Benson
RS Junior

Marietta, Ga.

High School:

Height / Weight:
5-9 / 211



#TGW: The Reel Deal

Extensive film study of 2017 has helped B-back KirVonte Benson learn where he needs to be better in 2018


Four Yellow Jackets Honored by ACC

Benson, Braun and Harvin III represent Georgia Tech football on all-ACC teams; Devine named honorable mention


#TGW: Deja Vu?

For the second-straight season, Georgia Tech football faces nationally ranked Virginia Tech with its season at a crossroads


#TGW: Today is the Day

Georgia Tech football is playing for win number five today and to keep its ACC Coastal Division title hopes alive


Jackets Drop Rain-Soaked Decision at No. 7 Clemson

Georgia Tech football gets 129 yards from Benson in 24-10 loss to defending national champs


Georgia Tech vs. Georgia

NCAA Football: Georgia Tech takes on Georgia.


Georgia Tech vs. Georgia - November 25, 2017 (Photos by Danny Karnik and Austin Foote)

Clean, Old-Fashioned Hate - Part 112


Georgia Tech at Virginia (USATSI)

Images from the Yellow Jackets hitting the road to face the Cavaliers in ACC action


Georgia Tech vs. Clemson

USATSI photos from Georgia Tech vs. Clemson - Saturday, Oct. 28, 2017


Georgia Tech vs. Wake Forest (photos by Danny Karnik and Austin Foote)

Georgia Tech football takes on Wake Forest on October 21st, 2017.

2016 (Redshirt Freshman): Appeared in final seven games of the season as a reserve B-back and on special teams … Did not record any statistics.

2015 (True Freshman): Redshirted.

High School: Despite playing only two seasons of high-school football, was a two-time all-county and all-region honoree ... Earned honorable-mention all-state recognition ... Racked up 3,587 rushing yards and 36 touchdowns over the course of two-year prep career ... Added 682 receiving yards and four touchdown catches ... Also returned a kickoff and a punt for touchdowns as a prep ... Rushed for 318 yards in a win over South Cobb ... Helped lead Marietta H.S. (coach Scott Burton) to Georgia 6A state playoffs as a junior in 2013 ... Three-sport standout also played basketball and ran track ... Won state championship in 100 meters as a sophomore in 2013 (10.6) ... Won three regional championships in the 100m and two regional titles in long jump.

Personal: Full name is KirVonte Lee Benson ... Born Sept. 24, 1996 in Wilmington, Del. ... Son of Kirk Benson and Diana Pitts-Benson ... Is the oldest of three siblings ... Mother, Diana Pitts-Benson, ran track at Coppin State ... Brother, KhayVonn Benson, runs track at Shorter ... KirVonte is majoring in literature, media and communication.

Rushing Attempts: 29 vs. Pittsburgh, Sept.23, 2017
Rushing Yards: 169 yards vs. Pittsburgh, Sept. 23, 2017
Rushing Touchdowns: 2 vs. Pittsburgh, Sept. 23, 2017
Longest Rush: 65 yards at No. 7 Clemson, Oct. 28, 2017
Receptions: 1, twice - last vs. Wake Forest, Oct. 21, 2017
Receiving Yards: 9 yards vs. Pittsburgh, Sept. 23, 2017
Longest Reception: 9 yards vs. Pittsburgh, Sept. 23, 2017