2020-21 Football Roster
#82 Xavier Watts
Height 5-11 3/4
Hometown Omaha, NE
High School Harry A. Burke
FRESHMAN SEASON (2020)
- Did not participate vs. Duke (9/12).
- Saw action in the 52-0 win vs. South Florida (9/19).
- Participated in the win vs. Florida State (10/10).
- Did not participate vs. Louisville (10/17).
HIGH SCHOOL & PERSONAL DATA
- A three-star recruit by 247Sports, Rivals and ESPN.com
- No. 459 overall player nationally, No. 75 wide receiver nationally and No. 2 player from Nebraska by 247Sports.com
- No. 75 overall player regionally, No. 67 wide receiver nationally and No. 2 player from Nebraska by ESPN.com (80 Scout Grade)
- No. 89 wide receiver nationally and No. 2 player from Nebraska by Rivals (5.7 Rivals rank)
- In 2019, caught 61 passes for 1,072 yards and 13 touchdowns and rushed six times for 85 yards and a touchdown…On defense, totaled 68 tackles and three interceptions, returning two for touchdowns and helped Harry A. Burke HS to a state quarterfinal appearance
- Local Fox 42’s Thursday Night Lights Scholar Athlete of the Year
- Nebraska High School Scoreboard Show Heisman Award
- Played for coach Paul Limongi at Harry A. Burke
- Will enroll early at Notre Dame, beginning in the spring semester of 2020