2011-12 Conference USA Commissioner's Honor Roll
Played in all 12 regular-season games as a backup safety and on special teams ... missed the BBVA Compass Bowl with a slight leg injury ... was second on the team with eight special teams tackles ... led the team with four tackles on the punt team ... recovered a Southern fumble on a punt return that set up a Houston touchdown ... had a career-high three tackles against Rice, BYU and Rutgers.
Saw action in all 12 games as a reserve defensive back and special teams contributor ... had tackles against East Carolina and Tulane ... assisted on a tackle for a loss at East Carolina.
Three-star recruit by Rivals.com ... Three-star recruit by Scout.com ... Helped lead team to the playoffs in 2010 ... Super Prep All-Southwest ... PrepStar All-Region ... named to the Houston Chronicle's All-Greater Houston second-team ... Had six interceptions and 103 tackles as a senior ... Posted three interceptions as a junior ... Started as a sophomore ... High school coach was Tom Nolen ... Chose UH over Oregon State ... Member of Lamar High School student council.
Born Nov. 22, 1992 ... Son of Hubert Earl Foster ... majoring in sociology.
Earl Foster's Career Bests
Tackles: 3, 3x, last at Rutgers (2013)
Tackles for Loss: 1, Southern (2013)