Andrew Heard 29

Andrew  Heard


Cuero, Texas

High School:

Last College:
Texas Tech

Height / Weight:
5-11 / 184



2006: Fifth-year senior Andrew Heard is Baylor's No. 3 Little H inside receiver behind Trey Payne and Joe Bennett ... Heard, who has overcome fourth-stage Hodgkin's lymphoma discovered during his final semester of high school to play football at both Baylor and Texas Tech, earned his undergraduate degree from Texas Tech in just two and a half years and is currently a Baylor Truett Seminary School student.

2005: Enrolled in Baylor's Truett Seminary School in the fall of 2004 and joined the Bears as a walk-on in 2005 but did not see any game action ... Named to both the fall and spring Big 12 Commissioner's Honor Roll.

At Texas Tech: Joined the Red Raiders as a walk-on wide receiver in 2002 but did not see any game action in his lone season at Lubbock ... Graduated with a communications degree in two and a half years with honors and a 3.67 grade-point average.

High School: Cuero High School, Cuero, Texas ... Earned 15 letters as a prep -- four each in baseball and track, three in football and two in both tennis and basketball ... First-team all-district quarterback as a sophomore when he led the Gobblers to the 3A Division I finals ... Totaled more than 4,000 total yards as a prep ... Three-time all-area selection in baseball ... State qualifier in track as a freshman and sophomore ... The National Honor Society member graduated ninth in his class ... Played for coach Bill Littleton at the District 29-3A school.

Personal: The son of Mark and Mary Heard, Andrew Bryant Heard was born Nov. 29, 1982, in Amarillo, Texas ... Theology major plans to preach, write and teach upon graduation from Baylor ... Enjoys reading, writing and dancing.

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