2014: Saw action in 12 of the 13 games in the 2014 season, making one start at SMU ... totaled seven tackles on the year ... appeared in Houston's victory in the Armed Forces Bowl over Pittsburgh.
2013: Starting defensive tackle in all 13 games ... had his first career tackle for loss, a half-sack, against BYU ... also had a tackle for loss against Louisville ... intercepted a pass vs. Southern and returned it for a gain of 11 yards ... forced his first career fumble vs. Vanderbilt in the BBVA Compass Bowl.
2012: Saw action in 10 games with one start against UAB as a member of the team's defensive tackle rotation ... had a career-best six tackles against UTEP ... had a half-tackle for loss against Louisiana Tech ... recovered a fumble vs. UTEP ... broke up one pass against Louisiana Tech.
High School: Three-star performer by both Rivals.com and Scout.com ... First Team All-State selection by the Texas Sports Writers ... ranked the country's No. 42 defensive tackle prospect ... District 14-5A Co-Defensive Player of the Year ... registered 53 tackles, 17 tackles for loss, seven sacks and a fumble recovery as a senior ... had 67 stops and 14 tackles for loss as a junior ... named First Team All-State in Texas by Rivals.com's TheOldCoach.com ... First Team All-Area as a senior for the late Head Coach John Outlaw ... also a member of the Lufkin basketball and track and field squads.
Personal: Son of Deborah and Terry Mark ... lists his older brother as the biggest influence in his life ... also enjoys playing basketball and was a thrower in track & field ... was a member of student council ... majoring in kinesiology.
Tomme Mark's Career Bests
Tackles: 6, UTEP (2012)
Tackles for Loss: 1, Louisville (2013)
Sacks: 0.5, twice, last vs. Tulsa (2014)
Fumbles Recovered: 1, UTEP (2012)
Fumbles Forced: 1, Vanderbilt (2013)
Interceptions: 1, Southern (2013)