UNLV closed its second spring session under head coach Tony Sanchez on Saturday.
UNLV: A big-bodied tight end with sure hands who will immediately compete for playing time ... Listed as the No. 2 TE heading into the fall ... A midyear signee in December, he enrolled in UNLV in January and took part in spring practice.
JUNIOR COLLEGE: Spent one season at LA Pierce College and played in nine games ... Ranked fourth on the team with 280 receiving yards on 23 receptions and caught two touchdowns ... Caught three passes for a season-high 71 yards in a 23-20 loss against Southwestern (Sept. 19) ... Made a season-high five receptions twice.
ILLINOIS: Redshirted the 2013 season at the Big Ten school.
HIGH SCHOOL: A 2012 graduate of Royal HS ... Caught 50 passes for 554 yards and two touchdowns as a senior, which both led the Marmonte League despite playing in only six games due to injury ... Lined up at wide receiver, tight end, defensive end and was the team's long-snapper ... Earned first team all-league honors, was an All-Ventura County selection and was named one of the top five tight ends in southern California by the Los Angeles Times ... Named the Highlanders' MVP and was a scholar-athlete selection as a senior.
PERSONAL: Trevor Alan Kanteman was born Oct. 13, 1994 ... The son of Robin and Todd Kanteman ... Has one younger brother, Tanner ... Majoring in kinesiological sciences.