6 Antonio Wimbush
6 Antonio Wimbush
Height: 5-10
Weight: 190
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: Kingsland, Ga.
High School: Camden County
Position: RB
gp 11
tk 2.0
sac -
int -
ffum -

2016: Wimbush piled up 941 yards rushing and nine touchdowns to lead the Eagles' veer-option attack.  The sophomore tallied four 100-yard rushing performances on the year, including a career best 148 yards in the opener against Humboldt State.  Wimbush closed the season with three straight 100-yard games against Limestone (10/29), North Greenville (11/5) and Tusculum (11/12).  He tallied multi-TD efforts against Catawba (9/17), Mars Hill (9/24) and Limestone.  Wimbush was also prolific through the air, catching 20 passes for 257 yards and a score.  He was the Eagles third leading receiver.  He caught his only touchdown pass of the season against North Greenville.  He also completed 2-of-3 passes for 98 yards, including a 75-yarder for a score agaisnt Newberry.  Wimbush made 11 plays of 20 yards or longer, the second most on the team.  

Honors: 

  • All-SAC First Team 
  • Don Hansen All-Region Team 

2015:  Wimbush turned in the best rushing season by a freshman for Carson-Newman football since Tyron Douglas in 2010. Wimbush tallied 584 yards on the ground and 11 touchdowns.  Wimbush had more touchdowns in the SAC than any other freshman and ranked fourth in the league overall.  He crested the 100-yard mark twice, gaining 111 yards against North Greenville (11/7) and 108 yards against Tusculum (11/14).  Wimbush scored six touchdowns between those two games.  He is the first Eagle running back since Tyron Douglas to have multiple three-rushing touchdown performances in his freshman season.   He completed a halfback pass against Wingate for 36 yards.  He caught two passes for 42 yards.  He appeared in all 12 games for the Eagles with three starts. 

HIGH SCHOOL: Rushed for  more than 1500 yards in his high school career, including 24 touchdowns.  

Recent Games
Oct 8 at Brevard W, 47-0
Oct 15 at Newberry L, 34-19
Oct 22 Wingate L, 29-16
Oct 29 Limestone W, 39-25
Nov 5 at North Greenville L, 34-24
Nov 12 at Tusculum L, 31-30
Statistics category Overall Conf
Solo tackles 2 2
Assists 0 0
Tackles 2.0 2.0
Tackles per game .2 .3
Sacks - -
Sack yards - -
Interceptions - -
Returned for touchdown - -
Fumble recoveries - -
Fumble return TDs - -
Date Opponent Score comp att pct yds y/a td int sac yds
Sep 1 Humboldt State L, 52-45 - - - - - - - - -
Sep 10 at St. Augustine's W, 48-14 - - - - - - - - -
Sep 17 at Catawba L, 40-20 - - - - - - - - -
Sep 24 Mars Hill W, 52-27 - - - - - - - - -
Oct 1 Lenoir-Rhyne L, 20-17 - - - - - - - - -
Oct 8 at Brevard W, 47-0 - - - - - - - - -
Oct 15 at Newberry L, 34-19 1 1 100.0% 75 75.0 1 0 0 0
Oct 22 Wingate L, 29-16 - - - - - - - - -
Oct 29 Limestone W, 39-25 - - - - - - - - -
Nov 5 at North Greenville L, 34-24 0 1 .0% 0 0.0 0 0 0 0
Nov 12 at Tusculum L, 31-30 1 1 100.0% 23 23.0 0 0 0 0
Date Opponent Score rush yds y/a lng td fum lost
Sep 1 Humboldt State L, 52-45 12 148 12.3 80 2 - -
Sep 10 at St. Augustine's W, 48-14 7 23 3.3 7 0 - -
Sep 17 at Catawba L, 40-20 20 54 2.7 12 1 - -
Sep 24 Mars Hill W, 52-27 14 67 4.8 8 2 - -
Oct 1 Lenoir-Rhyne L, 20-17 11 99 9.0 38 0 1 0
Oct 8 at Brevard W, 47-0 9 63 7.0 25 1 - -
Oct 15 at Newberry L, 34-19 16 73 4.6 15 0 1 0
Oct 22 Wingate L, 29-16 12 41 3.4 15 0 - -
Oct 29 Limestone W, 39-25 18 143 7.9 23 2 - -
Nov 5 at North Greenville L, 34-24 17 105 6.2 20 0 - -
Nov 12 at Tusculum L, 31-30 24 125 5.2 18 1 3 2
Date Opponent Score rec yds y/r lng td fum lost
Sep 1 Humboldt State L, 52-45 - - - - - - -
Sep 10 at St. Augustine's W, 48-14 1 17 17.0 17 0 - -
Sep 17 at Catawba L, 40-20 2 25 12.5 15 0 - -
Sep 24 Mars Hill W, 52-27 2 29 14.5 24 0 - -
Oct 1 Lenoir-Rhyne L, 20-17 - - - - - 1 0
Oct 8 at Brevard W, 47-0 1 2 2.0 2 0 - -
Oct 15 at Newberry L, 34-19 3 13 4.3 19 0 1 0
Oct 22 Wingate L, 29-16 1 14 14.0 14 0 - -
Oct 29 Limestone W, 39-25 1 18 18.0 18 0 - -
Nov 5 at North Greenville L, 34-24 6 90 15.0 53 1 - -
Nov 12 at Tusculum L, 31-30 3 49 16.3 44 0 3 2
Date Opponent Score fgm fga lng xpm xpa pts
Sep 1 Humboldt State L, 52-45 - - - - - 0
Sep 10 at St. Augustine's W, 48-14 - - - - - 0
Sep 17 at Catawba L, 40-20 - - - - - 0
Sep 24 Mars Hill W, 52-27 - - - - - 0
Oct 1 Lenoir-Rhyne L, 20-17 - - - - - 0
Oct 8 at Brevard W, 47-0 - - - - - 0
Oct 15 at Newberry L, 34-19 - - - - - 0
Oct 22 Wingate L, 29-16 - - - - - 0
Oct 29 Limestone W, 39-25 - - - 0 0 0
Nov 5 at North Greenville L, 34-24 - - - - - 0
Nov 12 at Tusculum L, 31-30 - - - - - 0
Date Opponent Score punt yds avg long in20 fc tb blk
Sep 1 Humboldt State L, 52-45 - - - - - - - -
Sep 10 at St. Augustine's W, 48-14 - - - - - - - -
Sep 17 at Catawba L, 40-20 - - - - - - - -
Sep 24 Mars Hill W, 52-27 - - - - - - - -
Oct 1 Lenoir-Rhyne L, 20-17 - - - - - - - -
Oct 8 at Brevard W, 47-0 - - - - - - - -
Oct 15 at Newberry L, 34-19 - - - - - - - -
Oct 22 Wingate L, 29-16 - - - - - - - -
Oct 29 Limestone W, 39-25 - - - - - - - -
Nov 5 at North Greenville L, 34-24 - - - - - - - -
Nov 12 at Tusculum L, 31-30 - - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score kr yds avg lng td pr yds avg lng td
Sep 1 Humboldt State L, 52-45 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 10 at St. Augustine's W, 48-14 - - - - - 1 3 3.0 3 0
Sep 17 at Catawba L, 40-20 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 24 Mars Hill W, 52-27 - - - - - 3 27 9.0 18 0
Oct 1 Lenoir-Rhyne L, 20-17 - - - - - 3 45 15.0 40 0
Oct 8 at Brevard W, 47-0 - - - - - 3 38 12.7 34 0
Oct 15 at Newberry L, 34-19 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 22 Wingate L, 29-16 - - - - - 1 0 0.0 0 0
Oct 29 Limestone W, 39-25 - - - - - 1 0 0.0 0 0
Nov 5 at North Greenville L, 34-24 - - - - - 2 24 12.0 24 0
Nov 12 at Tusculum L, 31-30 - - - - - 4 19 4.8 12 0
Date Opponent Score gp rush rcv pr kr yds
Sep 1 Humboldt State L, 52-45 1 148 - - - 148
Sep 10 at St. Augustine's W, 48-14 1 23 17 3 - 43
Sep 17 at Catawba L, 40-20 1 54 25 - - 79
Sep 24 Mars Hill W, 52-27 1 67 29 27 - 123
Oct 1 Lenoir-Rhyne L, 20-17 1 99 - 45 - 144
Oct 8 at Brevard W, 47-0 1 63 2 38 - 103
Oct 15 at Newberry L, 34-19 1 73 13 - - 86
Oct 22 Wingate L, 29-16 1 41 14 0 - 55
Oct 29 Limestone W, 39-25 1 143 18 0 - 161
Nov 5 at North Greenville L, 34-24 1 105 90 24 - 219
Nov 12 at Tusculum L, 31-30 1 125 49 19 - 193
Date Opponent Score pts rush rec kr pr int fum xpm fgm saf misc 2pt
Sep 1 Humboldt State L, 52-45 12 2 - - - - - - - - 0 -
Sep 10 at St. Augustine's W, 48-14 0 0 0 - 0 - - - - - 0 -
Sep 17 at Catawba L, 40-20 6 1 0 - - - - - - - 0 -
Sep 24 Mars Hill W, 52-27 12 2 0 - 0 - - - - - 0 -
Oct 1 Lenoir-Rhyne L, 20-17 0 0 - - 0 - - - - - 0 -
Oct 8 at Brevard W, 47-0 6 1 0 - 0 - - - - - 0 -
Oct 15 at Newberry L, 34-19 0 0 0 - - - - - - - 0 -
Oct 22 Wingate L, 29-16 0 0 0 - 0 - - - - - 0 -
Oct 29 Limestone W, 39-25 14 2 0 - 0 - - 0 - - 0 1
Nov 5 at North Greenville L, 34-24 6 0 1 - 0 - - - - - 0 -
Nov 12 at Tusculum L, 31-30 6 1 0 - 0 - - - - - 0 -
Date Opponent Score tack ast tot sack lost tfl yds ff fr td int yds td brup blk saf
Sep 1 Humboldt State L, 52-45 - - 0.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 10 at St. Augustine's W, 48-14 - - 0.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 17 at Catawba L, 40-20 1 0 1.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 24 Mars Hill W, 52-27 - - 0.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 1 Lenoir-Rhyne L, 20-17 - - 0.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 8 at Brevard W, 47-0 - - 0.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 15 at Newberry L, 34-19 - - 0.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 22 Wingate L, 29-16 - - 0.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 29 Limestone W, 39-25 - - 0.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 5 at North Greenville L, 34-24 - - 0.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 12 at Tusculum L, 31-30 1 0 1.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
  gp comp att pct yds y/g y/a td int lg effic
Total 11 2 3 66.7% 98 8.9 32.7 1 0 75 451.1
Conference 7 2 2 100.0% 98 14.0 49.0 1 0 75 676.6
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - 0.0
-
Home 5 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
Away 6 2 3 66.7% 98 16.3 32.7 1 0 75 451.1
Neutral - - - - - - - - - - 0.0
-
Wins 4 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
Losses 7 2 3 66.7% 98 14.0 32.7 1 0 75 451.1
-
September 4 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
October 5 1 1 100.0% 75 15.0 75.0 1 0 75 1060.0
November 2 1 2 50.0% 23 11.5 11.5 0 0 23 146.6
  gp rush yds y/g avg td lg fum lost
Total 11 160 941 85.5 5.9 9 80 5 2
Conference 7 106 522 74.6 4.9 5 38 5 2
Exhibition - - - - - - - - -
-
Home 5 67 498 99.6 7.4 6 80 1 0
Away 6 93 443 73.8 4.8 3 25 4 2
Neutral - - - - - - - - -
-
Wins 4 48 296 74.0 6.2 5 25 - -
Losses 7 112 645 92.1 5.8 4 80 5 2
-
September 4 53 292 73.0 5.5 5 80 - -
October 5 66 419 83.8 6.3 3 38 2 0
November 2 41 230 115.0 5.6 1 20 3 2
  gp rec rec/g yds y/g avg td lg
Total 11 20 1.8 257 23.4 12.8 1 53
Conference 7 12 1.7 132 18.9 11.0 0 44
Exhibition - - - - - - - -
-
Home 5 4 0.8 61 12.2 15.3 0 24
Away 6 16 2.7 196 32.7 12.3 1 53
Neutral - - - - - - - -
-
Wins 4 5 1.3 66 16.5 13.2 0 24
Losses 7 15 2.1 191 27.3 12.7 1 53
-
September 4 5 1.3 71 17.8 14.2 0 24
October 5 6 1.2 47 9.4 7.8 0 19
November 2 9 4.5 139 69.5 15.4 1 53
  gp fgm fga pct lg xpm xpa pct pts
Total 11 - - - - 0 0 - 0
Conference 7 - - - - - - - 0
Exhibition - - - - - - - - 0
-
Home 5 - - - - 0 0 - 0
Away 6 - - - - - - - 0
Neutral - - - - - - - - 0
-
Wins 4 - - - - 0 0 - 0
Losses 7 - - - - - - - 0
-
September 4 - - - - - - - 0
October 5 - - - - 0 0 - 0
November 2 - - - - - - - 0
  gp punt yds avg lg in20 fc tb blk
Total 11 - - - - - - - -
Conference 7 - - - - - - - -
Exhibition - - - - - - - - -
-
Home 5 - - - - - - - -
Away 6 - - - - - - - -
Neutral - - - - - - - - -
-
Wins 4 - - - - - - - -
Losses 7 - - - - - - - -
-
September 4 - - - - - - - -
October 5 - - - - - - - -
November 2 - - - - - - - -
  kr yds avg td lg pr yds avg td lg
Total - - - - - 18 156 8.7 0 40
Conference - - - - - 14 129 9.2 0 40
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - -
-
Home - - - - - 8 72 9.0 0 40
Away - - - - - 10 84 8.4 0 34
Neutral - - - - - - - - - -
-
Wins - - - - - 8 68 8.5 0 34
Losses - - - - - 10 88 8.8 0 40
-
September - - - - - 4 30 7.5 0 18
October - - - - - 8 83 10.4 0 40
November - - - - - 6 43 7.2 0 24
  gp rush rcv pr kr yds ypg
Total 11 941 257 156 - 1354 123.1
Conference 7 522 132 129 - 783 111.9
Exhibition - - - - - 0 -
-
Home 5 498 61 72 - 631 126.2
Away 6 443 196 84 - 723 120.5
Neutral - - - - - 0 -
-
Wins 4 296 66 68 - 430 107.5
Losses 7 645 191 88 - 924 132.0
-
September 4 292 71 30 - 393 98.3
October 5 419 47 83 - 549 109.8
November 2 230 139 43 - 412 206.0
  pts pts/g rush rec kr pr int fum xpm fgm 2pt misc
Total 62 5.6 9 1 - 0 - - 0 - 1 0
Conference 30 4.3 5 0 - 0 - - - - - 0
Exhibition 0 - - - - - - - - - - 0
-
Home 38 7.6 6 0 - 0 - - 0 - 1 0
Away 24 4.0 3 1 - 0 - - - - - 0
Neutral 0 - - - - - - - - - - 0
-
Wins 32 8.0 5 0 - 0 - - 0 - 1 0
Losses 30 4.3 4 1 - 0 - - - - - 0
-
September 30 7.5 5 0 - 0 - - - - - 0
October 20 4.0 3 0 - 0 - - 0 - 1 0
November 12 6.0 1 1 - 0 - - - - - 0
  gp tkl ast tot tkl/g sck yds tfl yds ff fr yds int yds brup blk
Total 11 2 0 2.0 .2 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
Conference 7 2 0 2.0 .3 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
Exhibition - - - 0.0 - - - 0 - - - - - - - -
-
Home 5 - - 0.0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
Away 6 2 0 2.0 .3 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
Neutral - - - 0.0 - - - 0 - - - - - - - -
-
Wins 4 - - 0.0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
Losses 7 2 0 2.0 .3 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
-
September 4 1 0 1.0 .3 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
October 5 - - 0.0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
November 2 1 0 1.0 .5 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
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