TCU Football Announces Addition Of Dean
June 9, 2009
FORT WORTH, Texas -- The TCU football program has announced the addition of tailback Aundre Dean.
A teammate of Horned Frog quarterback Andy Dalton at Katy (Texas) High School, Dean played as a true freshman for UCLA in 2008. Per NCAA transfer rules, Dean will sit out this season and then have three years of eligibility for TCU beginning in the 2010 campaign.
The 6-foot-0, 215-pound Dean was a Parade All-American at Katy and ranked as a top 10 running back in the nation by Rivals.com, Scout.com and ESPN.
An injury limited Dean to six games for UCLA last season. He totaled 22 yards rushing on 10 carries.
Included below is bio information on Dean.
Katy High School: Played football for coach Gary Joseph ... Parade All-American ... PrepStar Dream Team selection ... rated No. 46 prospect nationally by PrepStar ... rated No. 7 running back and No. 46 player by ESPN ... EA Sports third-team All-American ... selected for Under Armour All-America Game ... earned four stars from Scout.com ... ranked No. 6 nationally and No. 3 in the Southwest and in Texas at the running back position by Scout.com ... rated No. 11 player in Texas by Scout.com ... rated No. 78 player nationally by Scout.com ... rated No. 10 running back nationally by Rivals.com ... rated No. 24 player in Texas by Rivals.com ... member of Rivals.com 250 (No. 178) ... earned four stars from Rivals.com ... SuperPrep All-American ... rated No. 14 running back nationally by SuperPrep ... ranked No. 23 player in Texas by SuperPrep ... helped lead Katy to Class 5A Divsion II championship (16-0 record) as a senior ... ran for 220 yards, including a 66-yard scoring run, in the title game and was named Offensive Player of the Game ... totaled 5,488 yards rushing for his high school career ... scored a school record 62 touchdowns in his prep career ... rushed for 2,491 yards (7.4 avg.) and 26 touchdowns as a senior and was named 2007 18-5A All-District first-team ... 2007 Texas Sportswriters All-State Co-Offensive Player of the Year ... as a junior, he ran for 2,111 yards (6.9 avg.) and 27 touchdowns for a team which went 13-1 and was a state 5A quarterfinalist ... named to 2006 18 5A All-District first-team ... 2006 Texas Sportswriters Association All-State third-team running back selection ... ran for 866 yards and eight touchdowns as a sophomore for a team which went 14-1 and was a 5A state finalist ... named to 2005 18 5A All-District second-team ... also lettered in track and field.