CAREER GAMES/STARTS - 32/4
2008 - Games/Starts: 10/4 ... Contributed three tackles at UCLA ... Part of defensive line that held Bruins to 29 rushing yards on 31 attempts ... Recorded first career sack against UAB in first career start ... Tied season-high with three tackles against Florida ... Finished with two tackles at Auburn ... Made second career-start against Northern Illinois, contributed four tackles ... Credited with one tackle at Georgia ... Did not play against Mississippi State because of injury ... Returned to starting lineup at South Carolina and finished with one tackle ... Finished with one tackle against Wyoming ... Had two tackles including a sack at Vanderbilt.
2007 - Games/Starts: 14/0 ... Appeared in every game last season ... Posted four tackles, one quarterback hurry and one pass break-up versus Southern Miss ... Made three tackles and broke up one pass against Georgia ... Posted career-high five tackles twice, first against Louisiana-Lafayette and again in the SEC Championship Game against LSU ... Championship game effort included one tackle for loss ... Also had quarterback hurry against Arkansas State.
2006 - Games/Starts: 8/0 ... Injured shoulder caused him to miss four games, including Outback Bowl ... Made first career appearance as Volunteer versus Marshall... First tackle of career came against Memphis...One tackle in win at Georgia...Registered one tackle against LSU ...Career-high three tackles, including one TFL, at Arkansas...Had one TFL for one yard at Vanderbilt... Finished with one tackle against Kentucky.
JUNIOR COLLEGE - Graduated from junior college and enrolled at UT in January 2006 ... Selected Kansas Jayhawk Community College Conference Defensive Player of the Year and All-Conference in 2005...Helped lead Coffeyville (Kan.) to KJCCC Region 6 title and berth in Golden Isles Bowl Classic ... Had 27 tackles, with 11 behind the line, to go with one interception ... Ten of those tackles were in bowl game loss to Georgia Military ... Redshirted freshman year at Coffeyville.
HIGH SCHOOL - Named Class 4A Mr. Football en route to leading Hillsboro to 2003 state championship ... Finished senior season with 130 tackles ... Selected MVP of state title win over Morristown West.
COACH AT HILLSBORO HIGH SCHOOL - Ronald Aydelott.
COACH AT COFFEYVILLE COMMUNITY COLLEGE - Jeff Leiker.
BORN - Nov. 21, 1984.