After breaking into the MSU system in 2013, Watts looks poised to finish his college career strong as a 2014 senior ... Enters fall camp third on the depth chart at Z wide receiver.
2013: Saw action in 3 games in his first season in Springfield with action in home win over No. 24 Illinois State (9/28/13) as well as playing time at No. 1 North Dakota State (10/12/13) and in win at Western Illinois (10/26/13) ... Did not record any receptions during his junior campaign.
Idaho: Sat out the 2012 season as a redshirt in his only season at the Univeristy of Idaho.
College of Siskiyous: Hauled in 40 receptions for 700 yards and 9 touchdowns for College of the Siskiyous (Calif.) as a sophomore in 2011 ... Spent college freshman season at Kilgore College (Texas) during the 2010 season.
High Schol: Picked up first-team All-Mid Empire Conference recognition while playing for Coach Ken Craig at New Waverly (Texas) High School ... Attended EA Sports Elite Camp in 2010 ... Earned wide receiver MVP honors at the National Underclassmen.com Showcase, as well as Texas all-state honors as a senior ... Was a three-time all-state honoree in basketball as well, competing in the HABCA All-Star Game as a senior in 2010 ... Also competed in baseball.
Personal: Kyren Micheal-Joseph Watts was born 9/21/90 in New Orleans, La. ... Son of Gredrick Matthews and Geneva Emery of New Waverly, Texas ... Has one brother, Tyren, and a sister, Jah'Vyree Matthews ... Majoring in Communication Studies.