Jr., Tight End, 6-4, 250
Round Rock H.S.
Coming off excellent spring practice, Getter is competing
with two-year starter Tom Simone at TE. Has size to contribute
as blocker or possession receiver. Looking from redemption
after disappointing 2001 campaign.
Played in nine games, with no starts... Hampered all season
by preseason hamstring pull... Missed first two games due
to injury... Duties limited to blocking assignments in short-yardage
situations... Contributed on kickoff return units... Did not
make a catch.
Played in eight games and caught four passes, including two
Had 42 career catches, six touchdowns... Named second team
All-State at tight end as senior... Two-time All-District
selection, All Cen-Tex Regional Tight End as senior... Also
named All-District in basketball as a senior... Lettered in
basketball... Member of National Honor Society and National
Spanish Honor Society... Won academic award for maintaining
an “A” average for four years.
Getter is majoring in economics, and expects to graduate in
May. He is a two-time All-SEC Academic Honor Roll pick.
Son of Rick Getter and Lyndean Phinney... Born December 3,
1980... Nickname is “Nicky G”... Father is executive VP for
software consulting company, mother is sales manager at TimeWarner...
Minnesota native who liked Texas Longhorns and Dallas Cowboys
as youngster living in Austin-area suburb... Enjoys golf and
most water sports, including skiing.