11 Ahmere Dorsey
11 Ahmere Dorsey
Height: 5-10
Weight: 175
Year: SR
Hometown: Wilmington, Del.
Previous College: Nassau CC
Position: WR
gp 7
yds 395
yds/g 56.4
td 3

Career Honors and Highlights

  • 2018 CAA Football Second Team All-Conference Punt Returner
  • STATS FCS National Special Teams Player of the Week (10/1/2018)
  • CAA Football Special Teams Player of the Week (10/1/2018)
  • Led the nation in 2018 in combined special teams yards with 1,085
  • In 2018, became the first player in program history with more than 1,000 return yards in one season

2019 (Senior)

  • Has played in seven games and made six starts at wide receiver
  • Recorded 196 all-purpose yards, including four catches for 64 yards and one touchdown, at Albany (10/19)
  • Caught four passes for 34 yards, including a 9-yard touchdown, at Virginia Tech (10/12)
  • Had 214 all-purpose yards, catching six passes for 94 yards, returning four kicks for 107 yards and returning one punt 6 yards at Brown (10/5)
  • Returned a kickoff 99 yards for a touchdown - the third kick return for a touchdown in his career - against Stony Brook (9/28). Finished the game with 231 all-purpose yards, returning four kicks for 168 yards, catching four passes for 45 yards, rushing for 13 yards and returning a punt for 5 yards
  • Rushed for 45 yards and a touchdown, recorded 59 kick return yards and had one punt return for 10 yards at New Hampshire (9/21)
  • Caught six passes for 99 yards - both career highs - and scored two touchdowns against Delaware. Finished with 199 all-purpose yards, as he also had 23 punt return yards on three attempts and 66 kick return yards on three returns (9/7)
  • Served as the game captain against Delaware (9/7)
  • Had four catches for 59 yards and one rush for 9 yards at Ohio (8/31)

2018 (Junior)

  • 2018 CAA Football Second Team All-Conference Punt Returner
  • STATS FCS National Special Teams Player of the Week (10/1/2018)
  • CAA Football Special Teams Player of the Week (10/1/2018)
  • Appeared in all 11 games, making one start
  • Played wide receiver, running back, kick returner and punt returner
  • Led the team with 1,291 all-purpose yards
  • Rushed for 145 yards and two touchdowns
  • Caught five passes for 61 yards
  • Had 851 kick return yards and 234 punt return yards
  • Ranked second in CAA Football and ninth in the country with 28.4 yards per kick return
  • Was the only player in the league to return both a kickoff and a punt for a touchdown
  • Had two kick returns for scores
  • Led the nation in 2018 in combined special teams yards with 1,085
  • He is the first player in program history with more than 1,000 return yards in one season

Before URI

  • Transferred to Rhode Island with two years of eligibility
  • In 2017, caught 22 passes for 264 receiving yards and two touchdowns for Nassau Community College
  • Had 571 kick return yards, averaging 30.1 yards per return with one touchdown return
  • Aso averaged 9.1 yards on 10 punt returns in 2017
Recent Games
Sep 7 Delaware L, 44-36
Sep 21 at New Hampshire L, 27-24
Sep 28 Stony Brook L, 31-27
Oct 5 at Brown W, 31-28
Oct 12 at Virginia Tech L, 34-17
Oct 19 at Albany L, 35-28
Statistics category Overall Conf
Receptions 28 14
Yards 395 208
Yards per game 56.4 52.0
Yards per catch 14.1 14.9
Touchdowns 3 2
Date Opponent Score comp att pct yds y/a td int sac yds
Aug 31 at Ohio L, 41-20 - - - - - - - - -
Sep 7 Delaware L, 44-36 - - - - - - - - -
Sep 21 at New Hampshire L, 27-24 - - - - - - - - -
Sep 28 Stony Brook L, 31-27 - - - - - - - - -
Oct 5 at Brown W, 31-28 - - - - - - - - -
Oct 12 at Virginia Tech L, 34-17 - - - - - - - - -
Oct 19 at Albany L, 35-28 - - - - - - - - -
Oct 26 Elon   - - - - - - - - -
Nov 2 Merrimack   - - - - - - - - -
Nov 9 at William & Mary   - - - - - - - - -
Nov 16 at Maine   - - - - - - - - -
Nov 23 James Madison   - - - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score rush yds y/a lng td fum lost
Aug 31 at Ohio L, 41-20 1 9 9.0 9 0 - -
Sep 7 Delaware L, 44-36 1 11 11.0 11 1 1 0
Sep 21 at New Hampshire L, 27-24 3 45 15.0 30 1 - -
Sep 28 Stony Brook L, 31-27 2 13 6.5 8 0 - -
Oct 5 at Brown W, 31-28 2 7 3.5 4 0 - -
Oct 12 at Virginia Tech L, 34-17 - - - - - - -
Oct 19 at Albany L, 35-28 1 3 3.0 3 0 - -
Oct 26 Elon   - - - - - - -
Nov 2 Merrimack   - - - - - - -
Nov 9 at William & Mary   - - - - - - -
Nov 16 at Maine   - - - - - - -
Nov 23 James Madison   - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score rec yds y/r lng td fum lost
Aug 31 at Ohio L, 41-20 4 59 14.8 24 0 - -
Sep 7 Delaware L, 44-36 6 99 16.5 25 1 1 0
Sep 21 at New Hampshire L, 27-24 - - - - - - -
Sep 28 Stony Brook L, 31-27 4 45 11.3 24 0 - -
Oct 5 at Brown W, 31-28 6 94 15.7 38 0 - -
Oct 12 at Virginia Tech L, 34-17 4 34 8.5 16 1 - -
Oct 19 at Albany L, 35-28 4 64 16.0 40 1 - -
Oct 26 Elon   - - - - - - -
Nov 2 Merrimack   - - - - - - -
Nov 9 at William & Mary   - - - - - - -
Nov 16 at Maine   - - - - - - -
Nov 23 James Madison   - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score fgm fga lng xpm xpa pts
Aug 31 at Ohio L, 41-20 - - - - - 0
Sep 7 Delaware L, 44-36 - - - - - 0
Sep 21 at New Hampshire L, 27-24 - - - - - 0
Sep 28 Stony Brook L, 31-27 - - - - - 0
Oct 5 at Brown W, 31-28 - - - - - 0
Oct 12 at Virginia Tech L, 34-17 - - - - - 0
Oct 19 at Albany L, 35-28 - - - - - 0
Oct 26 Elon   - - - - - -
Nov 2 Merrimack   - - - - - -
Nov 9 at William & Mary   - - - - - -
Nov 16 at Maine   - - - - - -
Nov 23 James Madison   - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score punt yds avg long in20 fc tb blk
Aug 31 at Ohio L, 41-20 - - - - - - - -
Sep 7 Delaware L, 44-36 - - - - - - - -
Sep 21 at New Hampshire L, 27-24 - - - - - - - -
Sep 28 Stony Brook L, 31-27 - - - - - - - -
Oct 5 at Brown W, 31-28 - - - - - - - -
Oct 12 at Virginia Tech L, 34-17 - - - - - - - -
Oct 19 at Albany L, 35-28 - - - - - - - -
Oct 26 Elon   - - - - - - - -
Nov 2 Merrimack   - - - - - - - -
Nov 9 at William & Mary   - - - - - - - -
Nov 16 at Maine   - - - - - - - -
Nov 23 James Madison   - - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score kr yds avg lng td pr yds avg lng td
Aug 31 at Ohio L, 41-20 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 7 Delaware L, 44-36 3 66 22.0 26 0 3 23 7.7 11 0
Sep 21 at New Hampshire L, 27-24 3 59 19.7 23 0 1 10 10.0 10 0
Sep 28 Stony Brook L, 31-27 4 168 42.0 99 1 1 5 5.0 5 0
Oct 5 at Brown W, 31-28 4 107 26.8 41 0 1 6 6.0 6 0
Oct 12 at Virginia Tech L, 34-17 1 11 11.0 11 0 - - - - -
Oct 19 at Albany L, 35-28 3 107 35.7 48 0 1 22 22.0 22 0
Oct 26 Elon   - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 2 Merrimack   - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 9 at William & Mary   - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 16 at Maine   - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 23 James Madison   - - - - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score gp rush rcv pr kr yds
Aug 31 at Ohio L, 41-20 1 9 59 - - 68
Sep 7 Delaware L, 44-36 1 11 99 23 66 199
Sep 21 at New Hampshire L, 27-24 1 45 - 10 59 114
Sep 28 Stony Brook L, 31-27 1 13 45 5 168 231
Oct 5 at Brown W, 31-28 1 7 94 6 107 214
Oct 12 at Virginia Tech L, 34-17 1 - 34 - 11 45
Oct 19 at Albany L, 35-28 1 3 64 22 107 196
Oct 26 Elon   - - - - - -
Nov 2 Merrimack   - - - - - -
Nov 9 at William & Mary   - - - - - -
Nov 16 at Maine   - - - - - -
Nov 23 James Madison   - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score pts rush rec kr pr int fum xpm fgm saf misc 2pt
Aug 31 at Ohio L, 41-20 0 0 0 - - - - - - - 0 -
Sep 7 Delaware L, 44-36 12 1 1 0 0 - - - - - 0 -
Sep 21 at New Hampshire L, 27-24 6 1 - 0 0 - - - - - 0 -
Sep 28 Stony Brook L, 31-27 6 0 0 1 0 - - - - - 0 -
Oct 5 at Brown W, 31-28 0 0 0 0 0 - - - - - 0 -
Oct 12 at Virginia Tech L, 34-17 6 - 1 0 - - - - - - 0 -
Oct 19 at Albany L, 35-28 6 0 1 0 0 - - - - - 0 -
Oct 26 Elon   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 2 Merrimack   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 9 at William & Mary   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 16 at Maine   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 23 James Madison   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score tack ast tot sack lost tfl yds ff fr td int yds td brup blk saf
Aug 31 at Ohio L, 41-20 - - 0.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 7 Delaware L, 44-36 - - 0.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 21 at New Hampshire L, 27-24 - - 0.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 28 Stony Brook L, 31-27 - - 0.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 5 at Brown W, 31-28 - - 0.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 12 at Virginia Tech L, 34-17 - - 0.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 19 at Albany L, 35-28 - - 0.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 26 Elon   - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 2 Merrimack   - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 9 at William & Mary   - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 16 at Maine   - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 23 James Madison   - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
  gp comp att pct yds y/g y/a td int lg effic
2018-19 11 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
2019-20 7 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
Total 18 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
  gp rush yds y/g avg td lg fum lost
2018-19 11 25 145 13.2 5.8 2 48 - -
2019-20 7 10 88 12.6 8.8 2 30 1 0
Total 18 35 233 12.9 6.7 4 48 1 0
  gp rec rec/g yds y/g avg td lg
2018-19 11 5 0.5 61 5.5 12.2 0 24
2019-20 7 28 4.0 395 56.4 14.1 3 40
Total 18 33 1.8 456 25.3 13.8 3 40
  gp fgm fga pct lg xpm xpa pct pts
2018-19 11 - - - - - - - 0
2019-20 7 - - - - - - - 0
Total 18 - - - - - - - 0
  gp punt yds avg lg in20 fc tb blk
2018-19 11 - - - - - - - -
2019-20 7 - - - - - - - -
Total 18 - - - - - - - -
  kr yds avg td lg pr yds avg td lg
2018-19 30 851 28.4 2 97 21 234 11.1 1 69
2019-20 18 518 28.8 1 99 7 66 9.4 0 22
Total 48 1369 28.5 3 99 28 300 10.7 1 69
  gp rush rcv pr kr yds ypg
2018-19 11 145 61 234 851 1291 117.4
2019-20 7 88 395 66 518 1067 152.4
Total 18 233 456 300 1369 2358 131.0
  pts pts/g rush rec kr pr int fum xpm fgm 2pt misc
2018-19 30 2.7 2 0 2 1 - - - - - 0
2019-20 36 5.1 2 3 1 0 - - - - - 0
Total 66 3.7 4 3 3 1 - - - - - 0
  gp tkl ast tot tkl/g sck yds tfl yds ff fr yds int yds brup blk
2018-19 11 - - 0.0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
2019-20 7 - - 0.0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
Total 18 - - 0.0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
  gp comp att pct yds y/g y/a td int lg effic
Total 7 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
Conference 4 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - 0.0
-
Home 2 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
Away 5 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
Neutral - - - - - - - - - - 0.0
-
Wins 1 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
Losses 6 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
-
August 1 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
September 3 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
October 3 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
  gp rush yds y/g avg td lg fum lost
Total 7 10 88 12.6 8.8 2 30 1 0
Conference 4 7 72 18.0 10.3 2 30 1 0
Exhibition - - - - - - - - -
-
Home 2 3 24 12.0 8.0 1 11 1 0
Away 5 7 64 12.8 9.1 1 30 - -
Neutral - - - - - - - - -
-
Wins 1 2 7 7.0 3.5 0 4 - -
Losses 6 8 81 13.5 10.1 2 30 1 0
-
August 1 1 9 9.0 9.0 0 9 - -
September 3 6 69 23.0 11.5 2 30 1 0
October 3 3 10 3.3 3.3 0 4 - -
  gp rec rec/g yds y/g avg td lg
Total 7 28 4.0 395 56.4 14.1 3 40
Conference 4 14 3.5 208 52.0 14.9 2 40
Exhibition - - - - - - - -
-
Home 2 10 5.0 144 72.0 14.4 1 25
Away 5 18 3.6 251 50.2 13.9 2 40
Neutral - - - - - - - -
-
Wins 1 6 6.0 94 94.0 15.7 0 38
Losses 6 22 3.7 301 50.2 13.7 3 40
-
August 1 4 4.0 59 59.0 14.8 0 24
September 3 10 3.3 144 48.0 14.4 1 25
October 3 14 4.7 192 64.0 13.7 2 40
  gp fgm fga pct lg xpm xpa pct pts
Total 7 - - - - - - - 0
Conference 4 - - - - - - - 0
Exhibition - - - - - - - - 0
-
Home 2 - - - - - - - 0
Away 5 - - - - - - - 0
Neutral - - - - - - - - 0
-
Wins 1 - - - - - - - 0
Losses 6 - - - - - - - 0
-
August 1 - - - - - - - 0
September 3 - - - - - - - 0
October 3 - - - - - - - 0
  gp punt yds avg lg in20 fc tb blk
Total 7 - - - - - - - -
Conference 4 - - - - - - - -
Exhibition - - - - - - - - -
-
Home 2 - - - - - - - -
Away 5 - - - - - - - -
Neutral - - - - - - - - -
-
Wins 1 - - - - - - - -
Losses 6 - - - - - - - -
-
August 1 - - - - - - - -
September 3 - - - - - - - -
October 3 - - - - - - - -
  kr yds avg td lg pr yds avg td lg
Total 18 518 28.8 1 99 7 66 9.4 0 22
Conference 13 400 30.8 1 99 6 60 10.0 0 22
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - -
-
Home 7 234 33.4 1 99 4 28 7.0 0 11
Away 11 284 25.8 0 48 3 38 12.7 0 22
Neutral - - - - - - - - - -
-
Wins 4 107 26.8 0 41 1 6 6.0 0 6
Losses 14 411 29.4 1 99 6 60 10.0 0 22
-
August - - - - - - - - - -
September 10 293 29.3 1 99 5 38 7.6 0 11
October 8 225 28.1 0 48 2 28 14.0 0 22
  gp rush rcv pr kr yds ypg
Total 7 88 395 66 518 1067 152.4
Conference 4 72 208 60 400 740 185.0
Exhibition - - - - - 0 -
-
Home 2 24 144 28 234 430 215.0
Away 5 64 251 38 284 637 127.4
Neutral - - - - - 0 -
-
Wins 1 7 94 6 107 214 214.0
Losses 6 81 301 60 411 853 142.2
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August 1 9 59 - - 68 68.0
September 3 69 144 38 293 544 181.3
October 3 10 192 28 225 455 151.7
  pts pts/g rush rec kr pr int fum xpm fgm 2pt misc
Total 36 5.1 2 3 1 0 - - - - - 0
Conference 30 7.5 2 2 1 0 - - - - - 0
Exhibition 0 - - - - - - - - - - 0
-
Home 18 9.0 1 1 1 0 - - - - - 0
Away 18 3.6 1 2 0 0 - - - - - 0
Neutral 0 - - - - - - - - - - 0
-
Wins 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 - - - - - 0
Losses 36 6.0 2 3 1 0 - - - - - 0
-
August 0 0.0 0 0 - - - - - - - 0
September 24 8.0 2 1 1 0 - - - - - 0
October 12 4.0 0 2 0 0 - - - - - 0
  gp tkl ast tot tkl/g sck yds tfl yds ff fr yds int yds brup blk
Total 7 - - 0.0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
Conference 4 - - 0.0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
Exhibition - - - 0.0 - - - 0 - - - - - - - -
-
Home 2 - - 0.0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
Away 5 - - 0.0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
Neutral - - - 0.0 - - - 0 - - - - - - - -
-
Wins 1 - - 0.0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
Losses 6 - - 0.0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
-
August 1 - - 0.0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
September 3 - - 0.0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
October 3 - - 0.0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -