Lavelle Hawkins
Lavelle Hawkins

Player Profile

High School:

Last College:
San Francisco City College

Height / Weight:
5-11 / 185

Wide Recevier



Social Welfare


109th Big Game

109th Big Game


Cal at Oregon State

Cal at Oregon State

Closed his career ranked 10th all-time in receptions (136) and 11th in receiving touchdowns (12) despite playing just three seasons after transferring ... was a standout in practices for the 2008 Senior Bowl and finished the game with three catches for a game-high 63 yards, including a 36-yard touchdown catch ... also participated at the NFL Scouting Combine.

2007: An All-Pac-10 Second Team selection ... rated as the No. 1 senior receiver in the country by ESPN's Mel Kiper, Jr. ... led the Bears with 72 catches (fourth in the Pac-10 with 5.53/game) and receiving yards with 872 (third in Pac-10 with 67.1 per game) ... earned the team's Dink Artal Award as the player showing special academic commitment and improvement ... closed his career with just three catches for 17 yards, but one was a key touchdown grab in the first quarter ... snagged seven balls for 63 yards against Stanford ... had three catches for 53 yards including a diving grab in the end zone for a 20-yard touchdown against USC ... matched his career-high with nine catches for 78 yards against Washington State ... monster game against Oregon State with nine catches for 192 yards (sixth-most in school history) including a 64-yard TD reception and a 10-yard scoring grab ... had just two catches against Oregon, but both came on third-and-long and led to Cal touchdowns ... recorded six catches for 95 yards in the win over Arizona ... returned the opening kickoff 90 yards for a touchdown in the victory over Louisiana Tech ... also added seven catches for 87 yards in the win over the Bulldogs ... paced the Golden Bears with seven catches for 90 yards, including a three-yard TD reception, in the win over Tennessee ... also served as Cal's primary kick returner averaging 22.0 yards per return.

2006: An honorable mention All-Pac-10 selection ... ranked second on the team with 46 catches for 705 yards and five touchdowns ... after five games in 2006, surpassed his 2005 stats for the entire season ... caught touchdowns in the last three games, including a 32-yard TD catch against Stanford ... had four catches for 33 yards and a four-yard TD grab in the Holiday Bowl win over Texas A&M ... held on to a six-yard touchdown pass against USC after getting hit hard from two Trojans as he caught the ball ... logged two catches for 55 yards against Arizona, including a career-best 44-yard reception ... tallied five catches for 60 yards against UCLA ... caught six passes for 99 yards to lead the Bears against Washington ... was the leading receiver against Oregon State with six receptions for 128 yards and a touchdown ... caught his first touchdown of the season against Arizona State (a 31-yarder to close the first quarter) ... recorded his first career 100-yard receiving game with nine catches for 125 yards, including a 42-yarder, against Minnesota.

2005: Finished his first season as a Bear third on the team in receiving with 18 catches for 171 yards ... missed the season opener while fulfilling NCAA transfer requirements ... lone touchdown of the season was the game winner in the final minutes of the come-from-behind win over Washington State ... ended that game with eight catches for 71 yards ... longest catch of the season was a 33-yarder at New Mexico State ... had a 26-yard reception against Oregon State ... also returned seven kickoffs for 129 yards ... had a 29-yard return at UCLA and a 24-yarder against the Beavers ... slowed in mid-season by an ankle injury.

Community College: A junior-college SuperPrep All-America selection ... hauled in 23 passes for 525 yards and four touchdowns in only seven games as one of former Cal QB Joe Ayoob's favorite targets on the state runner-up club (22.8 yards per catch) ... also ranked seventh in the state in punt returns in 2004, averaging 15.0 yards on nine attempts ... cranked out 114.7 yards per outing in all-purpose yardage ... caught four passes for 56 yards in CCSF's narrow loss to College of the Canyons in the California community college state championship game ... originally attended LSU in the spring of 2004 before transferring to CCSF.

High School: Parade All-American at Edison High School in Stockton as one of the nation's most recruited wide receivers ... gained more than 1,000 yards receiving and 800 yards rushing as a senior, when he was named the Stockton Record's area player of the year ... caught 53 passes for almost 1,000 yards and 12 touchdowns as a junior, and also collected 75 tackles, four interceptions, three forced fumbles and two sacks at free safety ... Rivals.com ranked him the No. 4 athlete and No. 73 overall player in the United States, and pegged him the No. 10 overall player in the state of California.

Personal: Born July 12, 1986 ... intended social welfare major ... a cousin of San Diego State running back Lynell Hamilton.

Hawkin's Career Receiving Stats

Year G-GS Rec. Yds. Yds/R TD Long
2005 9-3 18 171 9.5 1 33
2006 13-5 46 705 15.3 5 44
2007 13-3 72 872 12.1 6 64
Career 35-11 136 1748 12.9 12 64

Hawkin's Career Kick Return Stats

Year G-GS KR Yds. Avg TD Long
2005 9-3 7 129 18.4 0 29
2006 13-5 0 0 0 0 0
2007 13-3 42 922 22.0 1 90
Career 35-11 49 1051 21.4 1 90
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