81 Kiontai Button
81 Kiontai Button
Height: 6-0
Weight: 155
Year: Senior
Hometown: Darien, Ga.
High School: McIntosh County
Position: Wide Receiver
Major: Psychology
gp 10
yds 291
yds/g 29.1
td 4

In 2017: Played in all 10 games... Second on team with 797 all-purpose yards... Led team with 21 kick returns for 491 yards... Averaged 23.2 yards per return... Had season-long 62-yard kick return at Ferrum on Oct. 14... Averaged 39.8 yards per return in same game... Had 21 receptions for 291 yards... Tied for team lead with four touchdown receptions... Had season-long 45-yard reception for a touchdown at Methodist on Sept. 16... Had touchdown receptions of 17 and 18 yards at Maryville on Nov. 4... Eighth on school career all-purpose yards list with 1,861... Third on school career kick return yards with 1,406 and kick returns with 55... 

In 2016: Played in all 10 games... Set school and USA South single-season records with 915 kickoff return yards... Set school single-season record with two kickoff returns for touchdowns... Set school and USA South game record with 99-yard kickoff return touchdown against Averett... Touchdown return against Averett tied for longest scoring play in program's history... Set school game record with 220 kickoff return yards against Averett... Had 94-yard kickoff return for touchdown which was then a school record at Birmingham-Southern... Had 11 receptions for 130 yards and two touchdowns... Had season-long reception of 36 yards for a touchdown against Maryville... Had season-high three receptions for 48 yards and a touchdown at N.C. Wesleyan... Named USA South Special Teams Player of the Week for the Birmingham-Southern and Averett games...

Transfer from Middle Georgia...

High School: All-Area first team... All-State honorable mention...

Parents: Julion Button, 

Transfer from Middle Georgia...

High School: All-Area first team... All-State honorable mention...

Parents: Julion Button, Sheila Button.

Recent Games
Sep 30 at Averett L, 27-24
Oct 7 N.C. Wesleyan W, 51-44
Oct 14 at Ferrum L, 34-20
Oct 21 Greensboro W, 59-10
Nov 4 at Maryville (Tenn.) L, 35-23
Nov 11 Huntingdon L, 27-17
Statistics category Overall Conf
Receptions 21 16
Yards 291 224
Yards per game 29.1 32.0
Yards per catch 13.9 14.0
Touchdowns 4 4
Date Opponent Score comp att pct yds y/a td int sac yds
Sep 2 Birmingham Southern L, 29-25 - - - - - - - - -
Sep 9 at Berry L, 28-14 - - - - - - - - -
Sep 16 at Methodist W, 39-30 - - - - - - - - -
Sep 23 Brevard W, 38-28 - - - - - - - - -
Sep 30 at Averett L, 27-24 - - - - - - - - -
Oct 7 N.C. Wesleyan W, 51-44 - - - - - - - - -
Oct 14 at Ferrum L, 34-20 - - - - - - - - -
Oct 21 Greensboro W, 59-10 - - - - - - - - -
Nov 4 at Maryville (Tenn.) L, 35-23 - - - - - - - - -
Nov 11 Huntingdon L, 27-17 - - - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score rush yds y/a lng td fum lost
Sep 2 Birmingham Southern L, 29-25 - - - - - - -
Sep 9 at Berry L, 28-14 - - - - - - -
Sep 16 at Methodist W, 39-30 - - - - - - -
Sep 23 Brevard W, 38-28 - - - - - - -
Sep 30 at Averett L, 27-24 - - - - - - -
Oct 7 N.C. Wesleyan W, 51-44 - - - - - - -
Oct 14 at Ferrum L, 34-20 - - - - - - -
Oct 21 Greensboro W, 59-10 - - - - - - -
Nov 4 at Maryville (Tenn.) L, 35-23 - - - - - - -
Nov 11 Huntingdon L, 27-17 - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score rec yds y/r lng td fum lost
Sep 2 Birmingham Southern L, 29-25 - - - - - - -
Sep 9 at Berry L, 28-14 3 28 9.3 15 0 - -
Sep 16 at Methodist W, 39-30 2 50 25.0 45 1 - -
Sep 23 Brevard W, 38-28 2 39 19.5 31 0 - -
Sep 30 at Averett L, 27-24 - - - - - - -
Oct 7 N.C. Wesleyan W, 51-44 5 58 11.6 16 0 - -
Oct 14 at Ferrum L, 34-20 2 37 18.5 27 1 - -
Oct 21 Greensboro W, 59-10 1 10 10.0 10 0 - -
Nov 4 at Maryville (Tenn.) L, 35-23 3 37 12.3 18 2 - -
Nov 11 Huntingdon L, 27-17 3 32 10.7 16 0 - -
Date Opponent Score fgm fga lng xpm xpa pts
Sep 2 Birmingham Southern L, 29-25 - - - - - 0
Sep 9 at Berry L, 28-14 - - - - - 0
Sep 16 at Methodist W, 39-30 - - - - - 0
Sep 23 Brevard W, 38-28 - - - - - 0
Sep 30 at Averett L, 27-24 - - - - - 0
Oct 7 N.C. Wesleyan W, 51-44 - - - - - 0
Oct 14 at Ferrum L, 34-20 - - - - - 0
Oct 21 Greensboro W, 59-10 - - - - - 0
Nov 4 at Maryville (Tenn.) L, 35-23 - - - - - 0
Nov 11 Huntingdon L, 27-17 - - - - - 0
Date Opponent Score punt yds avg long in20 fc tb blk
Sep 2 Birmingham Southern L, 29-25 - - - - - - - -
Sep 9 at Berry L, 28-14 - - - - - - - -
Sep 16 at Methodist W, 39-30 - - - - - - - -
Sep 23 Brevard W, 38-28 - - - - - - - -
Sep 30 at Averett L, 27-24 - - - - - - - -
Oct 7 N.C. Wesleyan W, 51-44 - - - - - - - -
Oct 14 at Ferrum L, 34-20 - - - - - - - -
Oct 21 Greensboro W, 59-10 - - - - - - - -
Nov 4 at Maryville (Tenn.) L, 35-23 - - - - - - - -
Nov 11 Huntingdon L, 27-17 - - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score kr yds avg lng td pr yds avg lng td
Sep 2 Birmingham Southern L, 29-25 4 59 14.8 17 0 - - - - -
Sep 9 at Berry L, 28-14 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 16 at Methodist W, 39-30 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 23 Brevard W, 38-28 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 30 at Averett L, 27-24 2 30 15.0 18 0 - - - - -
Oct 7 N.C. Wesleyan W, 51-44 3 55 18.3 22 0 1 15 15.0 15 0
Oct 14 at Ferrum L, 34-20 4 159 39.8 62 0 - - - - -
Oct 21 Greensboro W, 59-10 1 15 15.0 15 0 - - - - -
Nov 4 at Maryville (Tenn.) L, 35-23 2 41 20.5 23 0 - - - - -
Nov 11 Huntingdon L, 27-17 5 132 26.4 55 0 - - - - -
Date Opponent Score gp rush rcv pr kr yds
Sep 2 Birmingham Southern L, 29-25 1 - - - 59 59
Sep 9 at Berry L, 28-14 1 - 28 - - 28
Sep 16 at Methodist W, 39-30 1 - 50 - - 50
Sep 23 Brevard W, 38-28 1 - 39 - - 39
Sep 30 at Averett L, 27-24 1 - - - 30 30
Oct 7 N.C. Wesleyan W, 51-44 1 - 58 15 55 128
Oct 14 at Ferrum L, 34-20 1 - 37 - 159 196
Oct 21 Greensboro W, 59-10 1 - 10 - 15 25
Nov 4 at Maryville (Tenn.) L, 35-23 1 - 37 - 41 78
Nov 11 Huntingdon L, 27-17 1 - 32 - 132 164
Date Opponent Score pts rush rec kr pr int fum xpm fgm saf misc 2pt
Sep 2 Birmingham Southern L, 29-25 0 - - 0 - - - - - - 0 -
Sep 9 at Berry L, 28-14 0 - 0 - - - - - - - 0 -
Sep 16 at Methodist W, 39-30 6 - 1 - - - - - - - 0 -
Sep 23 Brevard W, 38-28 0 - 0 - - - - - - - 0 -
Sep 30 at Averett L, 27-24 0 - - 0 - - - - - - 0 -
Oct 7 N.C. Wesleyan W, 51-44 0 - 0 0 0 - - - - - 0 -
Oct 14 at Ferrum L, 34-20 6 - 1 0 - - - - - - 0 -
Oct 21 Greensboro W, 59-10 0 - 0 0 - - - - - - 0 -
Nov 4 at Maryville (Tenn.) L, 35-23 12 - 2 0 - - - - - - 0 -
Nov 11 Huntingdon L, 27-17 0 - 0 0 - - - - - - 0 -
Date Opponent Score tack ast tot sack lost tfl yds ff fr td int yds td brup blk saf
Sep 2 Birmingham Southern L, 29-25 - - 0.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 9 at Berry L, 28-14 - - 0.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 16 at Methodist W, 39-30 - - 0.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 23 Brevard W, 38-28 - - 0.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 30 at Averett L, 27-24 - - 0.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 7 N.C. Wesleyan W, 51-44 - - 0.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 14 at Ferrum L, 34-20 - - 0.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 21 Greensboro W, 59-10 - - 0.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 4 at Maryville (Tenn.) L, 35-23 - - 0.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 11 Huntingdon L, 27-17 - - 0.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
  gp comp att pct yds y/g y/a td int lg effic
2016-17 10 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
2017-18 10 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
Total 20 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
  gp rush yds y/g avg td lg fum lost
2016-17 10 2 -10 -1.0 -5.0 0 0 - -
2017-18 10 - - - - - - - -
Total 20 2 -10 -0.5 -5.0 0 0 - -
  gp rec rec/g yds y/g avg td lg
2016-17 10 11 1.1 130 13.0 11.8 2 36
2017-18 10 21 2.1 291 29.1 13.9 4 45
Total 20 32 1.6 421 21.1 13.2 6 45
  gp fgm fga pct lg xpm xpa pct pts
2016-17 10 - - - - - - - 0
2017-18 10 - - - - - - - 0
Total 20 - - - - - - - 0
  gp punt yds avg lg in20 fc tb blk
2016-17 10 - - - - - - - -
2017-18 10 - - - - - - - -
Total 20 - - - - - - - -
  kr yds avg td lg pr yds avg td lg
2016-17 34 915 26.9 2 99 1 29 29.0 0 29
2017-18 21 491 23.4 0 62 1 15 15.0 0 15
Total 55 1406 25.6 2 99 2 44 22.0 0 29
  gp rush rcv pr kr yds ypg
2016-17 10 -10 130 29 915 1064 106.4
2017-18 10 - 291 15 491 797 79.7
Total 20 -10 421 44 1406 1861 93.0
  pts pts/g rush rec kr pr int fum xpm fgm 2pt misc
2016-17 24 2.4 0 2 2 0 - - - - - 0
2017-18 24 2.4 - 4 0 0 - - - - - 0
Total 48 2.4 0 6 2 0 - - - - - 0
  gp tkl ast tot tkl/g sck yds tfl yds ff fr yds int yds brup blk
2016-17 10 2 0 2.0 .2 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
2017-18 10 - - 0.0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
Total 20 2 0 2.0 .1 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
  gp comp att pct yds y/g y/a td int lg effic
Total 10 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
Conference 7 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - 0.0
-
Home 5 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
Away 5 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
Neutral - - - - - - - - - - 0.0
-
Wins 4 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
Losses 6 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
-
September 5 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
October 3 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
November 2 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
  gp rush yds y/g avg td lg fum lost
Total 10 - - - - - - - -
Conference 7 - - - - - - - -
Exhibition - - - - - - - - -
-
Home 5 - - - - - - - -
Away 5 - - - - - - - -
Neutral - - - - - - - - -
-
Wins 4 - - - - - - - -
Losses 6 - - - - - - - -
-
September 5 - - - - - - - -
October 3 - - - - - - - -
November 2 - - - - - - - -
  gp rec rec/g yds y/g avg td lg
Total 10 21 2.1 291 29.1 13.9 4 45
Conference 7 16 2.3 224 32.0 14.0 4 45
Exhibition - - - - - - - -
-
Home 5 11 2.2 139 27.8 12.6 0 31
Away 5 10 2.0 152 30.4 15.2 4 45
Neutral - - - - - - - -
-
Wins 4 10 2.5 157 39.3 15.7 1 45
Losses 6 11 1.8 134 22.3 12.2 3 27
-
September 5 7 1.4 117 23.4 16.7 1 45
October 3 8 2.7 105 35.0 13.1 1 27
November 2 6 3.0 69 34.5 11.5 2 18
  gp fgm fga pct lg xpm xpa pct pts
Total 10 - - - - - - - 0
Conference 7 - - - - - - - 0
Exhibition - - - - - - - - 0
-
Home 5 - - - - - - - 0
Away 5 - - - - - - - 0
Neutral - - - - - - - - 0
-
Wins 4 - - - - - - - 0
Losses 6 - - - - - - - 0
-
September 5 - - - - - - - 0
October 3 - - - - - - - 0
November 2 - - - - - - - 0
  gp punt yds avg lg in20 fc tb blk
Total 10 - - - - - - - -
Conference 7 - - - - - - - -
Exhibition - - - - - - - - -
-
Home 5 - - - - - - - -
Away 5 - - - - - - - -
Neutral - - - - - - - - -
-
Wins 4 - - - - - - - -
Losses 6 - - - - - - - -
-
September 5 - - - - - - - -
October 3 - - - - - - - -
November 2 - - - - - - - -
  kr yds avg td lg pr yds avg td lg
Total 21 491 23.4 0 62 1 15 15.0 0 15
Conference 17 432 25.4 0 62 1 15 15.0 0 15
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - -
-
Home 13 261 20.1 0 55 1 15 15.0 0 15
Away 8 230 28.8 0 62 - - - - -
Neutral - - - - - - - - - -
-
Wins 4 70 17.5 0 22 1 15 15.0 0 15
Losses 17 421 24.8 0 62 - - - - -
-
September 6 89 14.8 0 18 - - - - -
October 8 229 28.6 0 62 1 15 15.0 0 15
November 7 173 24.7 0 55 - - - - -
  gp rush rcv pr kr yds ypg
Total 10 - 291 15 491 797 79.7
Conference 7 - 224 15 432 671 95.9
Exhibition - - - - - 0 -
-
Home 5 - 139 15 261 415 83.0
Away 5 - 152 - 230 382 76.4
Neutral - - - - - 0 -
-
Wins 4 - 157 15 70 242 60.5
Losses 6 - 134 - 421 555 92.5
-
September 5 - 117 - 89 206 41.2
October 3 - 105 15 229 349 116.3
November 2 - 69 - 173 242 121.0
  pts pts/g rush rec kr pr int fum xpm fgm 2pt misc
Total 24 2.4 - 4 0 0 - - - - - 0
Conference 24 3.4 - 4 0 0 - - - - - 0
Exhibition 0 - - - - - - - - - - 0
-
Home 0 0.0 - 0 0 0 - - - - - 0
Away 24 4.8 - 4 0 - - - - - - 0
Neutral 0 - - - - - - - - - - 0
-
Wins 6 1.5 - 1 0 0 - - - - - 0
Losses 18 3.0 - 3 0 - - - - - - 0
-
September 6 1.2 - 1 0 - - - - - - 0
October 6 2.0 - 1 0 0 - - - - - 0
November 12 6.0 - 2 0 - - - - - - 0
  gp tkl ast tot tkl/g sck yds tfl yds ff fr yds int yds brup blk
Total 10 - - 0.0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
Conference 7 - - 0.0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
Exhibition - - - 0.0 - - - 0 - - - - - - - -
-
Home 5 - - 0.0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
Away 5 - - 0.0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
Neutral - - - 0.0 - - - 0 - - - - - - - -
-
Wins 4 - - 0.0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
Losses 6 - - 0.0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
-
September 5 - - 0.0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
October 3 - - 0.0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
November 2 - - 0.0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -