2011 Conference USA All-Freshman Team
Played in 12 games with eight starts at defensive end ... had a career-best two tackles for loss against Cincinnati including one sack for a loss of nine yards ... had sacks and forced fumbles in back-to-back games against Cincinnati and SMU ... fumble forced against Cincinnati was returned 15 yards by teammate Trevon Stewart for a UH touchdown ... also had a half sack at Temple ... had a season-best four tackles against Southern.
Played in all 12 games with starts against Texas State and East Carolina ... had first career sack against UAB ... had a season-best four tackles against UAB and East Carolina.
Conference USA All-Freshman Team at defensive end ... Played in all-14 games, making 11 starts as first-year player ... Had 3.5 tackles for loss and led all defensive linemen with 47 tackles ... Also batted down a pair of passes at the line of scrimmage ... Was one of the club's steadiest performers along the defensive front and had five stops at Tulsa, six vs. Southern Miss and four more against Penn State to close the year ... Also had 1.5 TFL's vs. Rice.
Competed for coach Ken Grey at Shoemaker High... 3-star recruit by Rivals.com... All-District 12-5A Honorable Mention ... Invited to compete at FCA Victory Bowl and Texas Best-Oklahoma Best games ... Was a regional qualifier in the shot put as a member of the track and field team ... Member of Honor Roll.
Full name is Eric Sugda Braswell ... Born Nov. 10, 1991, in Fort Irwin, Calif. ... Son of Allen and Piyanee Braswell ... Undecided major.
Eric Braswell's Career Bests
Tackles: 7, Marshall (2011)
Tackles for loss: 2, Cincinnati (2013)
Sacks: 1, 4x, last vs. SMU (2013)
Forced Fumbles:1, 2x, last vs. SMU (2013)
PBU: 1, 2x, last vs. Rice (2011)