Seniors Andrew Price and Marc Philippi add senior leadership to the group, while Trevor Kanteman and Tim Holt look to suit up for the Rebels for the first time this fall.
UNLV: A nice-sized athlete from the Evergreen State who is Iisted No. 1 at the tight end spot heading into his senior season ... Named Academic All-Mountain West all three years eligible ... A three-time member of the UNLV Dean's Honor List.
2015: Played in 11 games, including starting three ... Finished fourth on the team with a career-high 17 receptions for 173 yards ... Scored his first touchdown at UNLV with a 25-yard pass from Kurt Palandech vs. SJSU in Game Six ... Set career highs for both catches (six) and yards (58) vs. Boise State.
2014: Played in 11 games but only caught one pass for 14 yards.
2013: Earned his first letter as a Rebel by playing in 11 games, including starting in road wins over UNR and Air Force ... Caught three passes for 27 yards with a long of 15.
2012: Redshirted season ... Ranked the No. 70 tight end recruit in the nation by Scout.com.
HIGH SCHOOL: A 2012 graduate of Blaine HS under coach Jay Dodd ... A three-year letterwinner that played tight end, running back, wide receiver, defensive end and cornerback ... As a senior he had 530 yards on 28 receptions for five touchdowns and as a junior he had 492 yards on 26 receptions and seven touchdowns ... During those same two seasons on defense, he added a total of 37 tackles, seven sacks, four forced fumbles and two interceptions ... Earned First Team All-Northwest Conference honors during his junior and senior years as a tight end ... Also an all-conference basketball player for the Borderites.
PERSONAL: Andrew DeeWayne Price was born Sept. 8, 1993, in Bellingham, WA ... The son of Teri and Darrell Price ... Has an older sister, Akileah, and an older brother, Darrell ... Is a distant cousin of former NFL star Rod Smith ... Earned his degree in kinesiological sciences and is pursuing a second bachelor's.