Player Profile: Chris Hughes
#76 Chris Hughes
Position: Offensive Line
Hometown: Harker Heights, Texas
High School: Harker Heights HS
2019 (Jr.): Indiana State: Started at right guard in the season opener … Coastal Carolina: Earned his second-straight start at right guard for the Jayhawks vs. the Chanticleers … at Boston College: Manned the right guard position for the Jayhawks’ offensive line … Did not record any stats … West Virginia: Saw playing time but did not record any stats … at TCU: Has now made five starts for the Jayhawks at right guard this season … Oklahoma: Again in the starting lineup at right guard for Kansas against the nationally ranked Sooners … at Texas: Started at right guard for the Jayhawks, his seventh start of the season … Texas Tech: Saw playing time, but did not record any stats, in the Jayhawks’ Homecoming win over the Red Raiders … Kansas State: Earned his eighth start of the season against the Wildcats … at Oklahoma State: Played against the nationally ranked Cowboys, but did not record any statistics on the afternoon … at Iowa State: Saw playing time in Ames, but did not record any stats … Baylor: Played in his 12th game of the year for the Jayhawks in their season finale.
2018 (So.): Played in all 12 games on both the offensive line and special teams.
2017 (RFr.): Saw action in 10 games, starting all 10 at right guard ... Missed the final two games of the season with an injury.
2016: Did not see game action
High School: Earned two letters at Harker Heights High School playing for head coach Jerry Edwards… A two-way standout for the Knights on the offensive line and at defensive tackle… Also lettered in wrestling and track and field at Harker Heights… A member of the A/B honor roll.
Personal: Son of Chris and Naomi Hughes… Has three siblings: Camrhon, Naashon and Rhandy… Brothers Camrhon and Naashon play football at Texas… Majoring in pre-business.