19 Alex Neutz
19 Alex Neutz
Height: 6-3
Weight: 205
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Grand Island, NY
High School: Grand Island
Position: WR

Hoof Prints: A long, smooth wide receiver, who shows burst and has great hands...a 2012 second-team All-MAC selection who has developed into one of the league’s top receiving threats...named to the 2013 Biletnikoff Watch List...member of the National Honor Society in high school. 

Junior (2012): Put together one of the best seasons ever by a Buffalo receiver, despite being the focal point of every opposing defense... named the team’s offensive MVP... named to the All-MAC Second Team... named to the MAC’s All-Academic Team.. in the single season record book, his 65 catches rank sixth overall (third in the Division I era), his 11 touchdowns are the second most ever, and his 1,015 yards receiving are the second most in the Division I era and the fourth most in program history... enters into his final season ranking sixth in career catches, seventh in yards, second in touchdowns, and fifth in 100-yard games... ranked second in the MAC, and 20th nationally, in yards receiving per game... caught five passes for 52 yards and a score in the season opener against Georgia (9/1)... finished with eight catches for a career-high 154 yards and tied a school-record with four touchdown catches against Morgan State, with touchdown catches of 16, 22, 34 and 28 yards (9/8)... caught a season-long 55 yards pass for a score against Ohio (10/6)... racked up 135 yards on just six catches, scoring once against Toledo (10/27)... made a season-high nine catches for 140 yards and a touchdown in a win over Western Michigan (11/10)... caught nine more passes for 76 yards and a score for the fourth straight game in a win at Massachusetts (11/17).

Sophomore (2011): Continued to be the team’s top target on offense before suffering a season-ending injury at the end of October... despite missing the final three games of the season, he led the team in touchdowns (4) and receiving yards (641)... had three games with over 100 yards receiving... set a career high with 10 catches against Pittsburgh, good for 108 yards (9/3)... had 78 yards and a score against Ball State (9/17)... helped the team to a 38-37 win with 61 yards and a score against Ohio (10/8)... exploded for a career-high 135 yards receiving and a touchdown against Northern Illinois (10/22)... made four catches - including a career-long 60 yarder - en route to a 110 yard day, adding a touchdown against Miami (OH) (10/29). 

Redshirt-Freshman (2010): Was a breakout star of 2010 and was named the Offensive MVP and the top wide receiver on the team...he was a big-play threat in every game, leading the team with 15.9 yards per reception...his 26 catches for 414 yards is the best for a first-year player since recent graduate and current Buffalo Bill Naaman Roosevelt’s freshman season in 2006...had four touchdown receptions and a penchant for making spectacular catches...caught five passes for 99 yards and a touchdown in his first career start, a win over Rhode Island (9/2)... had two catches for 35 yards and another score in a win over Bowling Green (10/2)...set career marks in catches (7), yards (112) and longest reception (47) against Eastern Michigan (11/20)... saved his best for last, making five catches for 88 yards and two touchdowns at Akron (11/26)... named to Phil Steele’s 2010 Postseason All-Freshman Fifth Team. 

Freshman (2009): Redshirted in his first season at Buffalo.

High School: Three-year letterwinner for head coach Dean Santorio at Grand Island High School...had 51 catches for a school-record 1,182 yards and 22 touchdowns his senior season...his 1,182 receiving yards is a Western New York record for receiving yards in a season...earned the James Lofton Award as the top receiver in Western New York in 2008...named first-team All-Western New York as a junior and a senior...named to the NYSSWA All-State team as a senior...named to the Buffalo News All-WNY Scholar Athlete Team.