11 Ahmere Dorsey
11 Ahmere Dorsey
Height: 5-10
Weight: 175
Year: SR
Hometown: Wilmington, Del.
Previous College: Nassau CC
Position: WR
gp 12
yds 605
yds/g 50.4
td 4

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 special teams return yards in one season
  • Topped 1,000 special teams return yards again in 2019 with 1,081

2019 (Senior)

  • Played in 12 games and made 11 starts at wide receiver
  • Was third on the team with 42 catches for 593 yards and four touchdowns
  • Averaged 27.0 yards on 36 kick returns, finishing with 973 yards and two kick return touchdowns
  • Averaged 10.4 yards on 20 punt returns
  • Had an 89-yard kick return for a touchdown against James Madison (11/23)
  • Had four catches for 50 yards and one touchdown to go with 140 special teams return yards at Maine (11/16)
  • Caught two passes for 87 yards, returned five kicks for 103 yards and returned three punts for 44 yards at William & Mary (11/9)
  • Had 125 all-purpose yards against Merrimack (11/2)
  • Caught six passes for 36 yards against Elon (10/26)
  • 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
Oct 19 at Albany L, 35-28
Oct 26 Elon L, 38-13
Nov 2 Merrimack W, 42-14
Nov 9 at William & Mary L, 55-19
Nov 16 at Maine L, 34-30
Nov 23 James Madison L, 55-21
Statistics category Overall Conf
Receptions 43 27
Yards 605 393
Yards per game 50.4 49.1
Yards per catch 14.1 14.6
Touchdowns 4 3
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 L, 38-13 - - - - - - - - -
Nov 2 Merrimack W, 42-14 - - - - - - - - -
Nov 9 at William & Mary L, 55-19 - - - - - - - - -
Nov 16 at Maine L, 34-30 - - - - - - - - -
Nov 23 James Madison L, 55-21 - - - - - - - - -
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 L, 38-13 - - - - - 1 1
Nov 2 Merrimack W, 42-14 1 5 5.0 5 0 1 0
Nov 9 at William & Mary L, 55-19 2 15 7.5 12 0 - -
Nov 16 at Maine L, 34-30 1 0 0.0 0 0 - -
Nov 23 James Madison L, 55-21 1 -5 -5.0 0 0 - -
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 L, 38-13 6 36 6.0 12 0 1 1
Nov 2 Merrimack W, 42-14 2 25 12.5 17 0 1 0
Nov 9 at William & Mary L, 55-19 2 87 43.5 63 0 - -
Nov 16 at Maine L, 34-30 4 50 12.5 32 1 - -
Nov 23 James Madison L, 55-21 1 12 12.0 12 0 - -
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 L, 38-13 - - - - - 0
Nov 2 Merrimack W, 42-14 - - - - - 0
Nov 9 at William & Mary L, 55-19 - - - - - 0
Nov 16 at Maine L, 34-30 - - - - - 0
Nov 23 James Madison L, 55-21 - - - - - 0
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 L, 38-13 - - - - - - - -
Nov 2 Merrimack W, 42-14 - - - - - - - -
Nov 9 at William & Mary L, 55-19 - - - - - - - -
Nov 16 at Maine L, 34-30 - - - - - - - -
Nov 23 James Madison L, 55-21 - - - - - - - -
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 L, 38-13 - - - - - 2 10 5.0 6 0
Nov 2 Merrimack W, 42-14 2 40 20.0 22 0 5 55 11.0 23 0
Nov 9 at William & Mary L, 55-19 5 103 20.6 28 0 3 44 14.7 41 0
Nov 16 at Maine L, 34-30 3 107 35.7 70 0 3 33 11.0 20 0
Nov 23 James Madison L, 55-21 9 222 24.7 89 1 - - - - -
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 L, 38-13 1 - 36 10 - 46
Nov 2 Merrimack W, 42-14 1 5 25 55 40 125
Nov 9 at William & Mary L, 55-19 1 15 87 44 103 249
Nov 16 at Maine L, 34-30 1 0 50 33 107 190
Nov 23 James Madison L, 55-21 1 -5 12 - 222 229
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 L, 38-13 0 - 0 - 0 - - - - - 0 -
Nov 2 Merrimack W, 42-14 0 0 0 0 0 - - - - - 0 -
Nov 9 at William & Mary L, 55-19 0 0 0 0 0 - - - - - 0 -
Nov 16 at Maine L, 34-30 6 0 1 0 0 - - - - - 0 -
Nov 23 James Madison L, 55-21 6 0 0 1 - - - - - - 0 -
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 L, 38-13 - - 0.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 2 Merrimack W, 42-14 - - 0.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 9 at William & Mary L, 55-19 1 0 1.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 16 at Maine L, 34-30 - - 0.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 23 James Madison L, 55-21 - - 0.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
  gp comp att pct yds y/g y/a td int lg effic
2018-19 11 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
2019-20 12 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
Total 23 - - - - - - - - - 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 12 15 103 8.6 6.9 2 30 3 1
Total 23 40 248 10.8 6.2 4 48 3 1
  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 12 43 3.6 605 50.4 14.1 4 63
Total 23 48 2.1 666 29.0 13.9 4 63
  gp fgm fga pct lg xpm xpa pct pts
2018-19 11 - - - - - - - 0
2019-20 12 - - - - - - - 0
Total 23 - - - - - - - 0
  gp punt yds avg lg in20 fc tb blk
2018-19 11 - - - - - - - -
2019-20 12 - - - - - - - -
Total 23 - - - - - - - -
  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 37 990 26.8 2 99 20 208 10.4 0 41
Total 67 1841 27.5 4 99 41 442 10.8 1 69
  gp rush rcv pr kr yds ypg
2018-19 11 145 61 234 851 1291 117.4
2019-20 12 103 605 208 990 1906 158.8
Total 23 248 666 442 1841 3197 139.0
  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 48 4.0 2 4 2 0 - - - - - 0
Total 78 3.4 4 4 4 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 12 1 0 1.0 .1 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
Total 23 1 0 1.0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
  gp comp att pct yds y/g y/a td int lg effic
Total 12 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
Conference 8 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - 0.0
-
Home 5 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
Away 7 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
Neutral - - - - - - - - - - 0.0
-
Wins 2 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
Losses 10 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
-
August 1 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
September 3 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
October 4 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
November 4 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
  gp rush yds y/g avg td lg fum lost
Total 12 15 103 8.6 6.9 2 30 3 1
Conference 8 11 82 10.3 7.5 2 30 2 1
Exhibition - - - - - - - - -
-
Home 5 5 24 4.8 4.8 1 11 3 1
Away 7 10 79 11.3 7.9 1 30 - -
Neutral - - - - - - - - -
-
Wins 2 3 12 6.0 4.0 0 5 1 0
Losses 10 12 91 9.1 7.6 2 30 2 1
-
August 1 1 9 9.0 9.0 0 9 - -
September 3 6 69 23.0 11.5 2 30 1 0
October 4 3 10 2.5 3.3 0 4 1 1
November 4 5 15 3.8 3.0 0 12 1 0
  gp rec rec/g yds y/g avg td lg
Total 12 43 3.6 605 50.4 14.1 4 63
Conference 8 27 3.4 393 49.1 14.6 3 63
Exhibition - - - - - - - -
-
Home 5 19 3.8 217 43.4 11.4 1 25
Away 7 24 3.4 388 55.4 16.2 3 63
Neutral - - - - - - - -
-
Wins 2 8 4.0 119 59.5 14.9 0 38
Losses 10 35 3.5 486 48.6 13.9 4 63
-
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 4 20 5.0 228 57.0 11.4 2 40
November 4 9 2.3 174 43.5 19.3 1 63
  gp fgm fga pct lg xpm xpa pct pts
Total 12 - - - - - - - 0
Conference 8 - - - - - - - 0
Exhibition - - - - - - - - 0
-
Home 5 - - - - - - - 0
Away 7 - - - - - - - 0
Neutral - - - - - - - - 0
-
Wins 2 - - - - - - - 0
Losses 10 - - - - - - - 0
-
August 1 - - - - - - - 0
September 3 - - - - - - - 0
October 4 - - - - - - - 0
November 4 - - - - - - - 0
  gp punt yds avg lg in20 fc tb blk
Total 12 - - - - - - - -
Conference 8 - - - - - - - -
Exhibition - - - - - - - - -
-
Home 5 - - - - - - - -
Away 7 - - - - - - - -
Neutral - - - - - - - - -
-
Wins 2 - - - - - - - -
Losses 10 - - - - - - - -
-
August 1 - - - - - - - -
September 3 - - - - - - - -
October 4 - - - - - - - -
November 4 - - - - - - - -
  kr yds avg td lg pr yds avg td lg
Total 37 990 26.8 2 99 20 208 10.4 0 41
Conference 30 832 27.7 2 99 14 147 10.5 0 41
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - -
-
Home 18 496 27.6 2 99 11 93 8.5 0 23
Away 19 494 26.0 0 70 9 115 12.8 0 41
Neutral - - - - - - - - - -
-
Wins 6 147 24.5 0 41 6 61 10.2 0 23
Losses 31 843 27.2 2 99 14 147 10.5 0 41
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August - - - - - - - - - -
September 10 293 29.3 1 99 5 38 7.6 0 11
October 8 225 28.1 0 48 4 38 9.5 0 22
November 19 472 24.8 1 89 11 132 12.0 0 41
  gp rush rcv pr kr yds ypg
Total 12 103 605 208 990 1906 158.8
Conference 8 82 393 147 832 1454 181.8
Exhibition - - - - - 0 -
-
Home 5 24 217 93 496 830 166.0
Away 7 79 388 115 494 1076 153.7
Neutral - - - - - 0 -
-
Wins 2 12 119 61 147 339 169.5
Losses 10 91 486 147 843 1567 156.7
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August 1 9 59 - - 68 68.0
September 3 69 144 38 293 544 181.3
October 4 10 228 38 225 501 125.3
November 4 15 174 132 472 793 198.3
  pts pts/g rush rec kr pr int fum xpm fgm 2pt misc
Total 48 4.0 2 4 2 0 - - - - - 0
Conference 42 5.3 2 3 2 0 - - - - - 0
Exhibition 0 - - - - - - - - - - 0
-
Home 24 4.8 1 1 2 0 - - - - - 0
Away 24 3.4 1 3 0 0 - - - - - 0
Neutral 0 - - - - - - - - - - 0
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Wins 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 - - - - - 0
Losses 48 4.8 2 4 2 0 - - - - - 0
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August 0 0.0 0 0 - - - - - - - 0
September 24 8.0 2 1 1 0 - - - - - 0
October 12 3.0 0 2 0 0 - - - - - 0
November 12 3.0 0 1 1 0 - - - - - 0
  gp tkl ast tot tkl/g sck yds tfl yds ff fr yds int yds brup blk
Total 12 1 0 1.0 .1 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
Conference 8 1 0 1.0 .1 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
Exhibition - - - 0.0 - - - 0 - - - - - - - -
-
Home 5 - - 0.0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
Away 7 1 0 1.0 .1 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
Neutral - - - 0.0 - - - 0 - - - - - - - -
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Wins 2 - - 0.0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
Losses 10 1 0 1.0 .1 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
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August 1 - - 0.0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
September 3 - - 0.0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
October 4 - - 0.0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
November 4 1 0 1.0 .3 - - 0 - - - - - - - -