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Untitled Document Corey Yarbrough
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Center 6-3, 303
1995-99, 4L
Glen St. Mary (Baker County HS)

A four-time letterwinner...Played in 35 regular season games with 17 starts for 1,386 plays...Also played in 1997 Sugar Bowl, 1998 Citrus Bowl and 1999 Orange Bowl...Played at both center and guard during his UF career...1999 - Played in all 12 games with 10 starts (all but Western Michigan and Georgia) at center for 709 plays...Moved into the starting role at center when Zac Zedalis injured his knee in the season opener...709 plays ranked fourth on offensive line and ninth on the team...Averaged 59.1 snaps per game...Also a top backup at right guard...1998 - Played in six regular season games (The Citadel, LSU, Auburn, Georgia, South Carolina and Florida State) with two starts at center (The Citadel, Georgia) for 124 plays... Also played in Orange Bowl... Opened the season as the starter at center but suffered a knee injury early in the opener vs. The Citadel, which forced him to miss next four games... Missed Vanderbilt game due to suspension for violation of athletic department policy...Was scheduled to begin the year at left guard but injuries during August drills moved him to center...Co-recipient of offensive unit's Best Effort Award during spring... 1997 - A backup at right guard and at center who saw action in seven games for 144 plays...Also played in Citrus Bowl... Suffered a severe left ankle sprain vs. Arkansas in week five, which forced him to miss LSU, Auburn, Georgia and Vanderbilt games... Averaged 20.6 plays per game... Co-recipient of UF's Best Effort on Offense Award during spring... 1996 - Played in 10 of 12 games (all but Tennessee and Florida State) with five starts at right guard (Arkansas, LSU, Auburn, South Carolina, Alabama) for 409 plays... Also played in Sugar Bowl... 409 plays ranked seventh on offensive line... Saw first action in 22 plays vs. SW Louisiana... Career-high 73 plays in first career start vs. Arkansas... Co-recipient of the offensive squad's Everyday Effort Award during spring... 1995 - Was redshirted and did not see any game action... Worked with the scout team at both guard and center... Knee injury sidelined him for several weeks during the year... Prep - A first-team All-State selection on the offensive line (4A)...Named to the Florida Times-Union (Jacksonville) Super 24 Team... Ranked among the top 10 offensive linemen in the state of Florida by SuperPrep... Ranked among the top 30 players in the Sunshine State by the St. Petersburg Times and among the top five offensive line prospects in the state by that publication... Personal - Born Corbett Edward Yarbrough on July 23, 1977... Also visited Auburn, South Carolina and Virginia Tech during the recruiting process... Parents - Eddie Yarbrough and Donna Elliott... Enjoys playing basketball and volleyball... Dennis Byrd is his favorite sports personality... Major - Sociology.
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