Louis Ivory

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Louis Ivory
Furman Paladins No. 34
Position Running back
Class Class of 2002
Major N/A
Career history
Personal information
Date of birth (1980-02-06) February 6, 1980 (age 37)
Place of birth Fort Valley, Georgia
Height 5 ft 9 in (1.75 m)
Weight 200 lb (91 kg)

Louis Ivory (born February 6, 1980) is a former American college football running back. He played for Furman.

Early life[edit]

Ivory was born in Fort Valley, Georgia, where he attended Peach County High School.

College career[edit]

Ivory grew up 140 miles from Division I-AA (now known as Division I FCS) powerhouse Georgia Southern, which did not recruit him. He instead attended rival Furman University. In 2000, Ivory recorded 2,079 rushing yards and 16 touchdowns on 286 carries.

As a junior, he received the 2000 Walter Payton Award for the most outstanding player in Division I-AA.[1][2] In his senior year, Ivory rushed for 1,719 yards and 19 touchdowns on 289 carries.[3]

See also[edit]


  1. ^ Little Giants, Sports Illustrated, August 13, 2001, retrieved January 12, 2009.
  2. ^ Louis Ivory wins the 2000 Walter Payton Award, The Sports Network, retrieved January 24, 2009.
  3. ^ Louis Ivory Stats, ESPN, retrieved January 24, 2009.

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