- Christopher Coleman
- 6' 3"
- Lake City
- 245 lbs.
- Lake City
CAREER: Made his debut as a Gator against The Citadel in 2008…Played in one game his senior season against FIU in 2009, but was sidelined the remainder of the season due to injury.
2009: Played in one game his senior season as a Gator, versus FIU, but did not record any catches…Additionally suited up for UF’s 51-24 victory over Cincinnati in the 2010 Allstate Sugar Bowl in New Orleans and the Gators’ 2009 SEC Championship Game against Alabama…Dressed out on Senior Day as the Gators defeated FSU…Saw his first action of the season in UF’s 62-3 rout of FIU in the second-to-last regular season game…Additionally dressed for Charleston Southern, Troy, Tennessee, Arkansas on Homecoming and Vanderbilt.
2008: Dressed for four games, Hawaii, Miami, The Citadel and Oklahoma…Saw his first action as a Gator, lining up at tight end in the 70-19 win over The Citadel Bulldogs…2007: Member of the scout team…Did not see any game action.
PREP: Two-year varsity letterman in football and four-year varsity letterman in baseball…Two-year starter in football and lettered three years in baseball.
PERSONAL: Was born on July 5, 1986… Lists hobbies as working out and drawing… Son of Barry and Alberta Coleman…Has two brothers, Preston, 24, and Brandon, 19, and one sister, Brittany, 19.
· Married with two children during his tenure as a Gator
· Commuted 45 minutes from Lake City each day for football workouts and school
· In addition to football and school, also held a part time job with Stewart’s Catering