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Cole Kmet

TE

#85

Experience: R

Height: 6-6

Age: 21

Weight: 262 lbs

College: Notre Dame

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Biography

JUNIOR SEASON (2019):

  • Started 11 games after missing the first two due to a broken collarbone suffered during fall camp
  • Had nine receptions for 108 yards and a TD in his first game back from injury at Georgia
  • Recorded a receiving TD in four straight games against Bowling Green, Southern Cal, Michigan and Virginia Tech
  • Made a TD reception among seven receptions for 78 yards against Boston College
  • Caught all six passes thrown his way for 61 yards and a score in win over Southern Cal
  • Caught all five targets in regular-season finale at Stanford for a total of 77 yards

SOPHOMORE SEASON (2018):

  • Played in 11 games, making 15 catches for 162 yards

FRESHMAN SEASON (2017):

  • Played tight end in all 13 of Notre Dame's football games throughout the 2017 season, finishing with two catches for 14 yards
  • Also played for the baseball team, leading the Irish with eight saves

HIGH SCHOOL/PERSONAL

  • Played for coach David Archibald at Saint Viator
  • Played in the U.S. Army All-American Bowl in San Antonio
  • Majored in Psychology at Notre Dame
  • Named 2016 American Family Insurance Second Team ALL-USA Illinois
  • Named 2016 Second Team Chicago Tribune Preps Plus All-State
  • 2016 First Team Illinois High School Coaches Association Class 6A All-Illinois
  • Caught 48 passes for 773 yards and four TDs as a senior at Saint Viator in 2016
  • Averaged 96.6 receiving yards/game and 16.1 yards/reception
  • 83-ranked overall player and No. 3 tight end by ESPN.com
  • Illinois' No. 3-ranked player by Scout.com, No. 3-ranked player by 247Sports, No. 3-ranked player by ESPN and No. 3-ranked player by Rivals

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