Hudgins put up phenomenal numbers as a sophomore, catching 117 passes for 1,474
yards and 18 touchdowns. He caught 16 passes in 42-14 victory over Liberty and
caught 16 again in a 52-49 loss to Furman. As a redshirt freshman, He has
logged six double-figure reception games during his career. Hudgins grabbed 69
passes for 1,027 yards and eight scores. Hudgins went into the 2008 season with
186 catches for 2,501 yards (13.4 average) and is the current active career
leader in receptions. He led FCS in receptions per game (10.7), receiving yards
per game (134 yards), receiving yards and tied for the lead in TD receptions.
Hudgins was a Payton Award finalist in 2007, finishing 11th in the voting.