Knowles caught 38 passes for 381 yards and five touchdowns as a senior for the Hornets in 2012. Those numbers placed him third on the team in both receptions and yards while his touchdowns trailed only Morris Norrise (7). Following the season, Knowles was earned honorable mention all-Big Sky honors.
Played in five games as a receiver and tight end...caught one pass for a 22-yard gain against Idaho State...also caught a two-point conversion against the Bengals.
Played his sophomore season at South Florida in 2010...appeared in nine games for the Bulls...made three catches for 13 total yards.
Began his collegiate career at West Texas A&M where he redshirted in 2008.
A 2008 graduate of Coronado HS in Las Vegas...named first team all-state, all-region, all-conference and all-division as a senior...combined to catch 1,617 yards and 25 touchdowns in his junior and senior seasons...also played three seasons of varsity basketball...graduated with honors.
Majoring in economics...parents are Tim and Beth Knowles.