Earl Bostick Jr.
Career Honors: 2018: Academic All-Big 12 Rookie Team. 2017: Big 12 Commissioner’s Honor Roll and Athletic Director’s Honor Roll (fall).
2018 (So.): Saw action on special teams in eight games … Appeared on the offensive line against Oklahoma State.
2017 (Fr.): Played in 10 games, starting four at tight end … Picked up starts against Iowa State, Texas, Oklahoma and Oklahoma State … Scored his first-career touchdown at Texas … Caught one pass for eight yards against the Longhorns … Also recorded one tackle at Iowa State.
High School: Played for head coach Dwayne Garrick at Barnwell HS … Helped lead BHS to a 12-2 overall mark in 2016, including an appearance in the South Carolina Class 2A state semifinals … Earned all-area selection honors as a defensive lineman as a senior … Picked up all-region accolades as a tight end as both a junior and senior … Selected to play in the 2017 Border Bowl featuring top players from South Carolina against Georgia, where he played defensive end and had seven tackles, three tackles-for-loss and three quarterback hurries … Finished his senior campaign with 80 tackles and 17.0 tackles-for-loss … Caught seven passes for 247 yards and four touchdowns on offense.
Personal: Son of Evelyn Bostick … Chose Kansas over Appalachian State … Majoring in pre-business.