17 Kenneth Penny

  • Defensive back
  • Grade: Sophomore
  • Height: 5′11″
  • Weight: 170 lbs

Player Bio: UNLV: A speedy defender who looks to have a bigger impact as a sophomore ... Turned in a solid spring and is listed No. 1 at one cornerback spot heading into the fall ... One of four Texans to sign with UNLV in 2010.

2011: Earned his first letter as a Rebel by appearing in five games ... Finished with nine total tackles ... Broke up a pass and forced a fumble as well.

2010: Redshirted season.

HIGH SCHOOL: A 2010 graduate of Lancaster HS where he played his senior year under coach Andrew Jackson ... In limited action he had four catches for 115 yards and two touchdowns ... Spent his junior season at Kimball HS in Dallas, TX ... Hauled in 51 receptions for 874 yards and eight scores to earn all-district honors ... Added 43 tackles and three interceptions on defense ... Lettered three times overall in track and field, running the 200 meters as well as the 4x100 and 4x200 relays.

PERSONAL: Kenneth Penny was born on May 23, 1991, in Dallas, TX ... The son of Teresa and Gregory Penny ... Has an older sister, Kendra ... Majoring in human services.

--Courtesy of UNLVRebels.com

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