2009 All-Conference USA Second Team
One of three award-winning members of the offensive line... one of only 10 players to start all 14 games... was a fixture at right tackle for the entire season... member of offensive front that posted 563.4 yards of total offense and 433.7 passing yards to lead the nation in both categories... offense recorded at least 390 yards of total offense in 13 games, at least 500 yards in 11 games and at least 600 yards in five games... helped lead Cougars to season-high 750 yards of total offense against C-USA rival Southern Miss. Bell Helicopter Armed Forces Bowl: Tied a Houston single-season record with 14 games played against Air Force.
PRIOR TO HOUSTON
Three-star recruit by Rivals.com while at Coffeyville CC... a three-star recruit by Scout.com... ranked No. 54 junior college recruit by Rivals.com... a JC Grid-Wire preseason Second-Team All-America honoree.
KASHMERE HIGH SCHOOL
Named First-Team 4A All-State as a senior... also picked up All-District and Touchdown Club accolades... was a member of the Blue Chip Club... played baseball and threw the shot put, winning district his senior season.
Full name is Jarve A. Dean... born March 12, 1989, in Houston, Texas... son of Jacqueline and Robert Dean of Houston... majoring in sociology.