Competed in all but one game with a pair of starts... made his season debut against Northwestern State during the season opener... recorded two tackles on special teams... caught a 12-yard reception at No. 5/6 Oklahoma State... finished with three solo tackles at C-USA rival Tulane... hauled in a 55-yard touchdown catch early in the second quarter against C-USA rival Southern Miss... recovered the onsides kick that led to the Cougars' game-winning field goal at C-USA rival Tulsa... led all players with seven receptions for 92 yards and a touchdown against C-USA rival Memphis... snared a 9-yard touchdown midway through the first quarter and later added a tackle on special teams against the Tigers.
Appeared in all 13 games as a wide receiver and on special teams... recorded two solo tackles on special teams at C-USA rival SMU... finished with three assisted tackles at C-USA rival Marshall... recorded his first career touchdown with a 49-yard touchdown catch late in the third quarter to cap the Cougar scoring against C-USA rival Tulane during the annual Homecoming game.
Competed in all but one game... moved to the defensive side of the ball from wide receiver early in the season... forced a fumble, the first of his career, at C-USA rival Tulsa... added a career-high three tackles, including two solo stops, with a fumble recovery against the Golden Hurricane.
REDSHIRT FRESHMAN (2006)
Competed in games against Grambling State and Conference USA rival Tulane.
Sat out as a redshirt.
MOUNT VERNON HIGH SCHOOL
Competed for head coach Dickey Meeks... named Disotrict MVP... picked up All-District honors as well... was selected Second-Team All-State as both a wide receiver and defensive back... was a state qualifier in the 400 meters as a sophomore.
Full name is Timothy Don Monroe... born Sept. 24, 1986, in Tyler, Texas... son of Dn Monroe and Delories Vinson... enjoys hunting, fishing and listening to music during his spare time... stepbrother Maurice Holman played football at North Texas... also recruited by SMU and Arkansas State... majoring in logistics technology.
Monroe's Career Bests
Receptions: 7, vs. Memphis (11-21-09)
Receiving Yards: 92, vs. Memphis (11-21-09)
Long Reception: 55, vs. Southern Miss (10-31-09)
Receiving Touchdowns: 1, done three times; Most recently vs. Memphis (11-21-09)
Tackles: 3, at Tulane (10-17-09); at Tulsa (11-10-07)
Forced Fumbles: 1, at Tulsa (11-10-07)
Fumble Recoveries: 1, at Tulsa (11-10-07); at UTEP (10-27-07)