Augustus Ashley

Augustus Ashley


Jacksonville, Fla.

High School:
First Coast

Height / Weight:
5-11 / 192

Defensive Back


2007: Registered a tackle in the win over NC State (Sept. 1) ... Appeared in the game vs. Texas on special teams (Sept. 15) ... Earned a solo tackle vs. Memphis (Sept. 22) ... With just nine seconds left in the first half against Louisiana (Sept. 29), blocked a punt, hauled in the loose ball and scampered 19 yards into the endzone to give UCF a 30-6 lead at the break ... Saw time at East Carolina (Oct. 6), at USF (Oct. 13) and vs. Tulsa (Oct. 20) ... Made an appearance in the win at Southern Miss (Oct. 28) ... Posted a tackle vs. Marshall (Nov. 3) ... Saw time at UAB (Nov. 10) at SMU (Nov. 17) and vs. UTEP (Nov. 24).

2006: Worked with the scout team defense ... Did not see any action for the Knights.

2005: Started three games at free safety as a redshirt freshman ... appeared in seven games total ... finished with 25 tackles, including 19 solo stops ... career-high nine tackles and first career interception at East Carolina (Oct. 29) ... named Conference USA Defensive Player of the Week for his efforts vs. the Pirates ... eight tackles (four solo) in the road victory at UAB (Nov. 12).

2004: Scholarship recruit who redshirted in his first year at UCF.

High School: Four-year letterwinner at First Coast High School in Jacksonville ... coached by Marty Lee and Fred Culver at First Coast ... all-conference, all-district, all-academic and all-area performer as a senior ... led team with five interceptions as a senior ... returned two of the interceptions for touchdowns ... totaled over 80 tackles and recorded 20-plus pass breakups ... team captain ... played in the Shrine Bowl All-Star Game.

Personal: Ashley is the son of Jerome and Glendale Ashley ... an organizational communication major.

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