Breakdown: One of the most dynamic players in Division I-FCS returns for his senior season…Returns kick offs and punts along with being an excellent cornerback for the Aggies…Earned Sports Network preseason All-American honors as a punt returner in 2013…Named to the preseason All-MEAC first team as a cornerback and return specialist…Earned Boxtorow All-American honors as a cornerback in 2012…Has earned first-team All-MEAC honors as a cornerback twice during his career…Closes on the ball well in coverage…Appeared to be headed toward an outstanding career before having to sit out the 2011 season for personal reasons…Showed from day one he had the ability to be an outstanding cover corner…His return to the Aggies secondary made the Aggies defense one of the best in the country…Has started 31 of the 32 games he has played as an Aggie….Has 45 tackles, 11 interceptions and 35 passes defended in his career…On special teams, he has returned 16 kicks for 336 yards and 29 punts for 316 yards and a touchdown.
2012 Season: Started all 11 games…Made nine solo and nine assisted tackles for a total of 18…Picked off four passes and recorded 12 passes defended…Earned first-team All-MEAC honors for the second time in his career…Earned team MVP honors at the 2013 All-Sports Banquet along with the team’s Most Outstanding Defensive Player of the Year award…Ranked eighth in the nation in punt return average (12.4)…Finished tied for 24th in the country in interceptions (0.36) and ranked 74th nationally in kickoff return average (21.0)… Led the conference in punt return average…Finished tied for third in the conference in interceptions and third in passes defended per game (1.09)…Led the Aggies in interceptions and passes defended and was tied for fourth on the team in scoring (24 pts)…Scored touchdowns in four different ways during the season – punt field goal, fumble and interception return…Returned a Virginia University of Lynchburg punt 65 yards for a touchdown to help the Aggies defeat the Dragons 40-7 on Sept. 15…Had two interceptions, returning one 58 yards for a touchdown, in the Aggies’ 38-10 win over Howard on Oct. 13…Returned a missed field goal by Norfolk State’s Everett Goldberg 100 yards for a touchdown in A&T’s 30-9 Homecoming win…Scooped up a S.C. State fumble and returned it 10 yards in a 17-7 win over the Bulldogs on Nov. 10.
2011 Season: Made the preseason All-MEAC team before having to sit out the season.
2010 Season: Started all 11 games …Made 14 tackles, seven interceptions and eight pass breakups…Led the MEAC in interceptions and was second in the league in passes defended (15)…Was tied for fourth nationally in interceptions per game (0.64)…His seven interceptions were returned for a total of 33 yards…Earned first-team All-MEAC honors thanks to his magnificent season…Became the first Aggie corner to earn first-team honors since Curtis Burgins did it in 1994…Made three tackles, intercepted a pass and had two deflections against Tennessee State in the Circle City Classic on Oct. 2…Intercepted a pass in the Aggies end zone to halt a Florida A&M drive on Nov. 6…In the same game, intercepted an Austin Trainor pass to send the game into overtime…Intercepted a Malcolm Long pass in the N.C. A&T end zone and returned it 33 yards.
2009 Season: Became a starter during the second game of the season and never gave up his status…Played in 10 games with nine starts…Led the team in pass deflections with eight…Recorded 13 tackles on the season with nine of them being solo tackles…Had his most impressive game against Howard on Oct. 24…Made three solo tackles and three pass deflections in the Aggies’ 30-19 win…One of his deflections came on a 3rd-and-1 late in the fourth quarter that forced a fourth down for the Bison.
High School: Recorded 12 pass breakups and picked off three passes… As an offensive player, he caught 30 passes for 379 yards and five touchdowns.