Game-By-Game Stats (PDF) 2012 2011 2012 SOPHOMORE SEASON: Started all 13 games made 21 tackles. Game-by-Game: Made his first career start at UNLV and assisted on one tackle had one solo tackle against Western Michigan tallied four tackles against Syracuse made four tackles at Iowa totaled two tackles against Northwestern made one solo tackle vs. Purdue assisted on three tackles, including 1/2 sack, vs. Michigan made two tackles at Illinois assisted on one tackle at Nebraska and vs. Michigan State assisted on one tackle vs. Texas Tech.
2011 FRESHMAN SEASON: Appeared in all 12 games recorded six tackles (one solo, five assisted) with one tackle-for-loss earned first varsity letter named Academic All-Big Ten. Game-by-Game: Saw action in season opener at USC (9/3) recorded one solo tackle in 2011 home opener vs. New Mexico State (9/10) tallied two total tackles in 29-23 victory vs. Miami (Ohio) (9/17) appeared vs. North Dakota State (9/24) and at Michigan (10/1) assisted on one tackle in loss at Purdue (10/8) notched an assisted tackle-for-loss vs. Nebraska (10/22) appeared in 22-21 victory over Iowa (10/29), at Michigan State (11/5) and vs. Wisconsin (11/12) assisted on one tackle in 28-13 loss at Northwestern (11/19) appeared in 27-7 victory over Illinois (11/26).
HIGH SCHOOL: Earned first-team all-state honors from the Associated Press and Wisconsin Football Coaches Association also named first-team all-conference, all-area and all-region helped lead his team to a 2009 Division I state championship and a 14-0 record named area Player of the Year by Time-Warner Cable recorded 121 tackles, 10 sacks, five forced fumbles and two fumble recoveries last season also caught three passes for 48 yards and a score team was 33-5 over the last three seasons coached by Dick Basham.
PERSONAL: Born on Oct. 19, 1991 political science major.