University of Miami Athletics
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Corey Gaynor

position

Offensive Line

Height

6-4

Weight

300 lbs.

Class

Redshirt Junior

Hometown

Parkland, Fla.

High School

Douglas

2019 (Redshirt Sophomore): Started all 13 games at center and served as one of Miami’s top performers on offensive line…Made second start of career at center in season opener vs. Florida (Aug. 24), helping Hurricanes outgain Gators, 308-306…Served as team captain for game vs. Florida…Started at center at North Carolina (Sept. 7)…Made start at center in home wins versus Bethune-Cookman (Sept. 14) and Central Michigan (Sept. 21)…Started at center against Virginia Tech (Oct. 5)…Helped pave way for win over Virginia (Oct. 11) with start at center…Started at center against Georgia Tech (Oct. 19)…Led offensive line that allowed just two sacks to nation’s top-leading sack team in start at center at Pittsburgh (Oct. 26)…Started at center in win at Florida State (Nov. 2)…Made start at center in win over Louisville (Nov. 9), with offensive line allowing just one sack against Cardinals…Started at center in games versus FIU (Nov. 23) and at Duke (Nov. 30).

2018 (Sophomore): Saw action in four games…Made season debut in home opener vs. Savannah State (Sept. 8)…Saw action in win at Toledo (Sept. 15)…Competed in win over Pittsburgh (Nov. 24) in regular season finale…Played in New Era Pinstripe Bowl versus Wisconsin (Dec. 27)…Redshirted season.

2017 (True Freshman): Saw action in 10 games and made one start in first season…Made career debut in season opener against Bethune-Cookman (Sept. 2)…Saw action against Toledo (Sept. 23)…Played in wins at Duke (Sept. 29) and at Florida State (Oct. 7)…Helped lead offense to 481-yard performance, including 184 rushing yards, in first start of career at right guard against Georgia Tech (Oct. 14)…Saw action in ACC Championship Game against Clemson (Dec. 2) and in Capital One Orange Bowl against Wisconsin (Dec. 30).

High School: Listed as a three-star prospect by 247Sports, Scout and ESPN…Rated as the 20th-ranked offensive guard out of the South according to Scout… Named Miami Herald First Team All-Broward…Selected Sun-Sentinel First Team All-County…Recorded 97 pancake blocks as a senior…Versatile offensive lineman, who has seen action at center and guard…Coached by Willis May at Marjory Stoneman Douglass…Chose Miami over offers from Arizona, Houston, Minnesota, Pittsburgh, UCF and West Virginia.