- Patrick Hearn
Patrick  Hearn


Quitman, Miss.

High School:
Quitman HS

Height / Weight:
6-1 / 203

Wide Receiver



Finished his UAB career with 110 receptions, sixth-highest in Blazer history ... totaled 1,551 career receiving yards, the No. 7 mark in UAB history ... had 10 career touchdown catches ... started 29 games in his four-year career.

2012: Played in 10 games and started six, missing two contests due to injury ... finished season with career highs in receptions (42) and receiving yards (628), despite not playing in every game ... recorded UAB's third 200-yard receiving game in history in the 2012 season finale vs. UCF when he registered 201 on eight receptions, career highs in both for a single game ... also had 108 receiving yards (on seven catches) in season opener vs. Troy ... notched touchdown catches vs. Tulsa, Marshall and UCF ... had a 76-yard touchdown pass against UCF in final game of season, the ninth-longest scoring pass play in school history ... had five catches against both Southern Miss and Tulsa ... recorded 66 receiving yards in contest vs. South Carolina.

2011: Started all 12 games for the Blazers ... finished second on the team in receptions with 31 and third in receiving yards with 364 ... caught a pair of touchdowns (vs. UCF and Houston) ... had at least one reception in 11-of-12 games ... had season-high four receptions against four different opponents (Florida, Troy, Marshall and Southern Miss) ... season-high 70 receiving yards against East Carolina which included a 51-yard catch ... also had a 32-yard grab in win over Southern Miss when he caught four balls for 60 yards ... four catches for 40 yards in season opener at SEC foe Florida ... also rushed six times for 31 yards.

2010: Became starter early in season after entering fall listed No. 2 at "H" wide receiver spot ... started 11-of-12 games for the Blazers ... ranked fourth on the team and third among receivers with 35 receptions for 536 yards and four touchdowns ... totaled a season-high 123 yards on four catches with a touchdown against Memphis ... scored on a 72-yard touchdown pass from Bryan Ellis vs. Memphis for Blazers' longest scoring play of the season ... also caught five passes for 61 yards with a touchdown against UCF ... after failing to notch a reception in first game vs. Florida Atlantic, Hearn caught at least one pass in each of the remaining 11 games of the season ... had five receptions for 51 yards in road game at Mississippi State ... recorded four catches for 65 yards against East Carolina ... had touchdown catches in three consecutive games (Marshall, East Carolina and Memphis) ... had a 43-yard reception against Marshall ... his 15.3 yards per catch led all Blazer receivers with 10 or more receptions.

2009: Played in 11 games and started one (Southern Miss) ... finished year with two receptions for 23 yards and one touchdown ... his touchdown was a 23-yard score in final game of season against UCF ... also registered one catch in victory over Southern Miss ... had one rush for six yards against Florida Atlantic.

High School: A late addition for the Blazers, Hearn signed with UAB in late May, 2009 ... attended Quitman (Miss.) High School ... caught 65 passes for 930 yards and 10 touchdowns as a senior ... in 2008, he helped lead his team to a 10-2 record and a second-round finish in the Mississippi 4A state playoffs ... had three games during the season with more than 100 receiving yards, his best being a 122-yard performance against Wayne County when he also caught a season-high nine passes with two going for touchdowns ... chosen by the coaches as the Receiver MVP for Region 5-4A ... also rushed five times for 53 yards with one touchdown (45-yarder vs. South Jones HS) ... also saw action on defense in the secondary in 2008 and recorded four interceptions, one for a touchdown.

Personal: Born Dec. 6, 1990 at Meridian, Miss. ... son of Angelia and Johnnie Dear ... major is communications management.