One of only a handful of players in school history to compete in four bowl games during his collegiate career.
Regular member of special teams... competed in nine games... recorded three tackles, including one stop for a loss of a yard, against C-USA rival Tulane during the annual Homecoming game... posted four tackles against No. 24 Tulsa... finished with four solo tackles against C-USA rival UTEP.
Competed in all 13 games and was a valuable member of special teams... one of only 35 players to compete in all 13 games... recorded two tackles, including 0.5 for a loss of a yard, against Colorado State during the home opener against Colorado State... finished with an assisted tackle for a loss at Alabama... posted four tackles, including a pair of solo stops, against C-USA rival Rice... recorded four tackles and broke up a pair of passes against Texas Southern during the regular-season finale.
One of 34 players to play in all 14 games, setting the UH single-season record... key member of the special teams units.
REDSHIRT FRESHMAN (2005)
Competed in 10 games with back-to-back starts against Sam Houston State and at UTEP... third on the team with five quarterback hurries... made his first career appearance against Oregon in the season opener... finished with four tackles and a team-high two quarterback hurries against the Ducks... made his first career start against Sam Houston State in the Robertson Stadium opener... led the team with nine total tackles against the Bearkats... posted five tackles with one for a two-yard loss, broke up a pass and added a quarterback hurry at UTEP in the C-USA opener... made three tackles and added a quarterback hurry at Tulsa... made five tackles with a quarterback hurry against Tulane... finished with five tackles against Memphis. Fort Worth Bowl: Saw action against Kansas.
Sat out as a redshirt.
LUFKIN HIGH SCHOOL
Helped lead Lufkin High School to a playoff berth with a 9-2 record... played for John Outlaw... selected First-Team All-District as a senior... twice picked as a First-Team Academic All-District selection.
Full name is Christopher Landis Pilot, Jr.... born Nov. 8, 1985, in Center, Texas... son of Chinta Garrett and Chris Pilot of Beaumont, Texas... also recruited by Texas A&M, TCU, Arkansas, Utah and Utah State... Majoring in sociology.
Chris Pilot's Career Bests
Tackles: 9, vs. Sam Houston State (9-10-05)
Tackles for Loss: 1.0, vs. Tulane (11-8-08); at UTEP (9-16-05)
Pass Breakups: 2, vs. Texas Southern (11-24-07)
Blocked Kicks: 1, vs. Sam Houston State (9-10-05)