Stanford's DeRonnie Pitts To Chat On ESPN.com
Nov. 16, 2000
STANFORD, Calif. - Stanford senior wide receiver DeRonnie Pitts will make aspecial visit to the ESPN.com moderated chat room this Friday at 4 ET totalk to fans about Saturday's 103rd Big Game and his fantastic collegiatecareer. Pitts will play in his final collegiate game with the Cardinal thisSaturday at California.
Pitts is one of the top wide receivers in Stanford history, rankingsecond in on the Cardinal's all-time list in both receptions (218) andreceiving yards (2886), as well as third in touchdown receptions (23). He alsoranks second on the Pac-10's career list for receptions (224) and receivingyards (2967).*
Pitts is having a banner senior season with 73 receptions for 826 yardsand seven touchdowns through Stanford's first 10 games. He currently leadsthe Pac-10 and ranks tied for fourth in the nation by averaging 7.30receptions per game. He is also third in the Pac-10 and 29th in the NCAA in bothtotal receiving yards (826) and receiving yards per game (82.60).
A couple more milestones are within Pitts' reach when he lines up versusCalifornia this Saturday. He needs six more catches to move past BradMuster and into second place on Stanford's single-season reception list. He isalso 114 yards from becoming just the second Stanford receiver to everaccumulate 3000 career receiving yards.
If you would like to ask your question for Pitts ahead of time, feelfree to leave your questions now and we will save them for his arrival.Otherwise, he will chat with you on Friday.
* Note: The Pac-10 counts bowl games in its career statistics, whileStanford does not.