Week 0: DNP
HISTORY — from college profile
A fourth-year defensive back who has played in 35 games with 20 starts ... a 2022 honorable mention All-Big 12 selection by the league’s coaches … made his debut versus UTEP in 2020 ... an Academic All-Big 12 Second Team member in 2021 ... a three-time member of the Big 12 Commissioner’s Honor Roll (spring 2020, fall 2020, spring 2021) ... an all-state and three-time all-district honoree in high school.
Named honorable mention All-Big 12 by the league’s coaches … played in 13 games with 12 starts … established career highs with 83 tackles, 50 solo tackles, one interception and seven pass breakups ... made four tackles (two solo) against ULM … recorded seven tackles (four solo) versus Alabama … had four solo tackles against UTSA … registered a career-high 10 tackles and seven solo tackles with one pass breakup at Texas Tech … tallied 10 tackles (six solo) and had one pass breakup versus West Virginia … made seven tackles (four solo) in a shutout victory over Oklahoma in the Red River Showdown … had four tackles (three solo) and one pass breakup against Iowa State … recorded five tackles (three solo) with a career-high three pass breakups at Oklahoma State … posted six tackles (four solo) at Kansas State … made two tackles against TCU … had four tackles (two solo), half a tackle for loss and one pass breakup at Kansas … registered nine tackles (four solo) against Baylor ... posted a career-high 11 tackles and equaled career bests with seven solo tackles and one interception in the Alamo Bowl against Washington.
Played in all 12 games with six starts … registered 41 tackles (26 solo), three tackles for loss, one forced fumble, one quarterback hurry and broke up three passes … made his first start of the season at Arkansas, recording five tackles (four solo) with one tackle for loss … had three tackles (two solo) with one forced fumble in the 58-0 victory over Rice … tallied four tackles (two solo) in a win against Texas Tech … recorded five tackles (one solo) at TCU … had three solo stops and a quarterback hurry in the Red River Showdown against Oklahoma … notched two tackles (one solo) against Oklahoma State … totaled five tackles (two solo) with one tackle for loss at Baylor … made one tackle and broke up a pair of passes at Iowa State … registered four tackles (three solo), one tackle for loss and broke up a pass against Kansas … had four tackles (three solo) at West Virginia … tallied five solo tackles against Kansas State.
Played in all 10 games and started against Kansas State and Colorado ... contributed on special teams throughout the year ... saw significant action in the secondary against Oklahoma and Kansas State ... logged eight tackles (five solo), one pass breakup and one interception ... tallied one tackle in his collegiate debut against UTEP ... recorded three tackles in the AT&T Red River Showdown versus Oklahoma ... tallied one tackle versus West Virginia ... logged three solo tackles, one pass breakup and his first career interception at K-State ... posted team-highs with six tackles and five solo stops in the Valero Alamo Bowl versus Colorado.
An all-state and three-time all-district honoree ... ranked No. 147 nationally, No. 10 at safety and No. 16 overall in Texas by Rivals ... rated No. 267 on the ESPN300, No. 14 at safety and No. 43 overall in Texas by ESPN ... No. 158 nationally, No. 15 at safety, and No. 25 overall in Texas according to 247Sports ... listed at No. 24 on the Austin American-Statesman’s Fab 55 ... chosen district MVP and earned first-team All-District 8-5A Division 1 honors in 2019 ... earned honorable mention 5A Academic All-State honors ... recorded 59 tackles, three tackles for loss, two interceptions, two pass breakups, one forced fumble and one defensive touchdown as a senior ... part of a defense that allowed just 15.2 points per game, including two shutouts and four games of seven or fewer points ... returned an interception 77 yards for a touchdown against Nacogdoches ... helped Lufkin to a 9-2 overall record, including a 7-0 district mark and title, and an appearance in the 5A Division 1 bi-district playoffs in 2019 ... named second-team 2019 Super Team and to the Texas Top 300 by Dave Campbell’s Texas Football ... earned honorable mention 5A All-State honors from the Texas Sports Writers Association in 2018 ... tabbed district defensive MVP and first-team All-District 8-5A Division 1 ... recorded 90 tackles, four tackles four loss, 15 passes defended, a forced fumble and an interception as a junior ... part of a defense that allowed just 16.6 points per game, including two shutouts and seven games of seven points or fewer ... helped Lufkin to a 10-2 overall record, including a 7-0 district mark and title, and an appearance in the 5A Division 1 area playoffs in 2018 ... chosen first-team All-District 12-6A as a safety in 2017 ... registered 95 tackles, five tackles for loss, seven passes defended, four forced fumbles and four interceptions as a sophomore ... part of a defense that allowed just 20.7 points per game, including five games of seven points or fewer ... helped Lufkin to an 11-3 overall record, including a 5-1 district mark, and an appearance in the 6A Division 2 quarterfinals in 2017 ... also played basketball in high school.