Mustangs Win Big Over Fresno State, 43-10
Football drops season opener at Baylor
Senior (2014): Started all 12 games and led the team with 79 tackles (48 solo, 31 assist)... Had a season-best nine tackles on three occasions... Had at least six tackles in nine games... Picked up an interception in the season-opener at Baylor and also recorded his first two career fumble recoveries in consecutive games (at Tulsa, vs. USF).
Junior (2013): Played in the first six games, before missing the rest of the season due to injury... Ninth on the team in tackles with 40, including 27 solo and 2.5 tackles for loss... Tied a career-high with 10 tackles twice (Montana State and at TCU)... Recorded his second career interception to go along with two pass breakups to finish with three passes defended.
Sophomore (2012): Played in all 13 games, making the start in the Sheraton Hawaii Bowl... Had a pick-six in the win over Fresno State, returning the ball 83 yards for a score... Notched 27 tackles including a half-TFL... Forced fumbles in the wins over Southern Miss and SFA... Had a career-high 10 tackles and two pass breakups in the win over Tulsa... Part of an SMU defense that posted two shutouts, tied an NCAA season record for pick-sixes, and tied for third in the country in total takeaways and second in fumble recoveries for TDs.
Freshman (2011): Saw time in four games on special teams.
Prep: A three-star Rivals.com recruit... Rushed for 1,482 yards and 20 TDs on 228 carries and threw for 790 yards and nine scores as a senior and totaled 3,591 rushing yards, 51 rushing touchdowns, 2,421 passing yards and 28 passing touchdowns for his prep career... District 28-5A Offensive MVP... Member of the San Antonio Express-News' All-Region Team and a second-team All-State pick by the Associated Press... A Texas Football Magazine Texas Top 300 selection... As a junior, was tabbed All-State by Texas5AFootball.com... Also ran track.