Baylor Cupp

TE, · Texas Tech

HISTORY — From College Profile

2022 SEASON (JUNIOR)
Main contributor in the tight end rotation during debut season as a Red Raider … appeared in 12 of 13 games with six starts, missing only the road trip to N.C. State … was in the starting lineup in each of the final five games of the season … caught 12 passes for 132 yards and two touchdowns, the bulk of which came during Big 12 play … recorded 10 catches for 106 yards and both touchdowns against league foes … developed a flare for the dramatic with both touchdowns coming late in key Big 12 wins … had at least one catch in eight different games with the Red Raiders going 6-2 in those contests … credited with appearing in 382 total offensive snaps according to Pro Football Focus and an additional 103 on special teams … member of the kick return and field goal protection units … SEASON HIGHLIGHTS: made his first catch as a Red Raider in the season opener versus Murray State (9/3), which resulted in a 20-yard gain … followed with one catch for six yards the next week in the overtime win over Houston (9/10) … best performance of the season came in the Big 12 opener against Texas with four catches for 65 yards and a touchdown … found the end zone for the first time in his career via a 19-yard touchdown strike from Donovan Smith that tied the game at 31-31 with 7:54 remaining in regulation … all four catches came in the second half and were on drives where Texas Tech either scored a touchdown or connected on a field goal … graded out at 90.5 by Pro Football Focus, marking his best performance of the year from the website … had one catch in four different games against Oklahoma State (10/8), West Virginia (10/22), Iowa State (11/19) and Oklahoma (11/26) … his catch at Iowa State was for only four yards but served as the game-winning touchdown, giving the Red Raiders a 14-10 lead with 6:10 remaining … other multi-catch performance of the season came against Baylor (10/29) with two catches for 24 yards … played a season-high 75 snaps in the victory over Ole Miss (12/28) in the TaxAct Texas Bowl … AWARDS AND HONORS: named to the John Mackey Award (nation’s top tight end) watch list prior to the season.

PRIOR TO TEXAS TECH

Spent three seasons at Texas A&M before transferring to Texas Tech … will have three years of eligibility remaining with the Red Raiders after appearing in 10 games with one start as an Aggie ... 2021 SEASON (SOPHOMORE): played in 10 games, making one start ... made his collegiate debut against New Mexico after battling back from injuries ... made the start at tight end against Prairie View A&M (11/20) ... 2020 SEASON (REDSHIRT FRESHMAN): suffered an injury during fall camp and missed the season ... earned the team's Academic Excellence Award following a strong spring semester in the classroom ... 2019 SEASON (FRESHMAN): redshirt season ... suffered an ankle injury during fall camp, which sidelined him for the season. 
 
HIGH SCHOOL
Attended Brock High School in Brock, Texas ... one of the top tight end prospects coming out of high school ... helped lead Brock to the Class 3A Division I state semifinals his senior season and the state championship game as a junior ... garnered All-District 4-3A first team honors as both a senior and junior ... named to Dave Campbell’s Texas Football Tops in Texas second team his senior year ... recognized on the All-State first team by the Texas Sports Writers Association (TSWA) and the second team by the Associated Press Sports Editors ... was a second team All-State honoree by the TSWA as a junior ... made 20 catches for 492 yards with six touchdowns in 2018 ... on the receiving end of 10 catches for 451 yards and six touchdowns as a junior in 2017 ... rated a five-star prospect by 247Sports coming out of high school and a four-star recruit by both ESPN and Rivals ... ranked as the top tight end prospect and the No. 2 recruit in the state of Texas by 247Sports ... listed as the second-best tight end in the country by Rivals and No. 19 among prospects in the state of Texas ... was No. 65 on the ESPN300 list of the nation's top recruits ... chose to attend Texas A&M over offers from the likes of Alabama, Florida, Georgia, LSU, Nebraska, Notre Dame, Ole Miss, Penn State, Texas and USC. 

PERSONAL
Baylor Cupp ... son of Tim and Shyvell Cupp ... has five siblings ... father Tim played at Louisiana Tech for one season ... enjoys fishing, hunting and surfing ... a university studies major at Texas Tech. 

2022

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REC YPR TD LONG YDS
12.0 11.0 2.0 24.0 132.0
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TFL QB HUR TOT TD PD SACKS SOLO
0.0 0.0 2.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 2.0

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Proj Rd: 7
Height: 6061
Weight: 260
Forty: 4.68
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Player Rank
317
Baylor Cupp
Texas Tech, TE, rSr, 7-HPFA