- Daniel Borne
Daniel  Borne


Marrero, La.

High School:
Archbishop Shaw HS

Last College:
Jones County, Miss., JC

Height / Weight:
5-11 / 205

Running Back



Enrolled at UAB in January, 2009 after two seasons at Jones County JC in Ellisville, Miss. ... sat out his first spring practice in 2009 due to injury rehab ... had solid performance in 2010 spring drills ... rushed for 74 yards on nine carries with long rush of 32 yards in Spring Game ... also had 90-yard performance (12 rushes) in first scrimmage of spring ... again expected to be in the mix for extensive playing time in backfield.

2009: Played in nine games and started two (vs. Florida Atlantic and Memphis) in first season as a Blazer ... rushed 50 times for 188 yards with one touchdown (vs. FAU) ... also had a receiving TD vs. Florida Atlantic ... posted season-high 42 yards rushing against UTEP and Memphis ... had long run of 17 yards against Marshall ... also had seven receptions for 91 yards with a touchdown.

JUNIOR COLLEGE: Attended Jones County (Miss.) Junior College ... earned first-team All-MACJC South Division honors at Jones County following 2008 season ... rushed for 566 yards and 11 touchdowns in nine games as sophomore ... also caught nine passes for 84 yards ... in 2007, he rushed for 260 yards and one touchdown ... helped lead Jones County to 17-4 record over past two seasons ... Bobcats finished 2008 season ranked No. 14 nationally after a No. 5 final ranking in 2007 ... coached by Eddie Pierce at Jones County ... junior college teammates with UAB teammates Darrion Wilson and Elliott McGaskin.

HIGH SCHOOL: Attended Archbishop Shaw in metro-New Orleans ... in 2006 as a senior, he helped lead Shaw to 14-1 record and No. 6 final ranking in Class 4A ... rushed for just under 2,000 yards his senior season with 29 touchdowns ... for his career, he had nearly 4,000 rushing yards with 40 touchdowns ... helped lead team to 21-6 record during his time as a starter ... was all-district and all-metro as a junior and senior ... PrepStar Magazine All-American ... was listed as No. 3 running back in Louisiana as a prep senior by Pelican Preps.

PERSONAL: Born Sept. 12, 1988 at New Orleans, La. ... son of Evelyn and Davis Borne ... major is mass communications.