Shuttled back-and-forth between football and track during the spring... still was able to contribute significantly during spring drills and heads into fall camp as a starter at one of the cornerback spots... one of the fastest players on the UH squad... has exceptional cover abilities, great hands and football instincts... could see some time returning punts and kickoffs as well as wide receiver to take advantage of this speed... could be a all-conference honoree this season, if everything falls into place... 2003: Appeared in all 13 games with 10 starts, including in the bowl game versus Hawai?i? tied Will Gulley for the team lead with four interceptions for 44 yards and eight pass breakups? second on the squad with one blocked kick? made six tackles with two pass breakups and blocked a field goal attempt at Louisiana-Lafayette? made one solo tackle and broke up three passes at East Carolina in front of a nationally-televised audience on ESPN2? also intercepted his third pass of the season against the Pirates and returned it 32 yards? snared his team-leading fourth interception at Tulane and added three tackles against the Green Wave.. also recovered a fumble and broke up a pass against Tulane... had four tackles against TCU and three at Louisville... registered two tackles against Hawai?i in the Sheraton Hawai?i Bowl... 2002: Appeared in 11 games with his lone start of the year coming against Louisville in the season finale... made 22 tackles during the season with 19 of those being solo stops... also tallied two pass breakups... made five solo tackles against South Florida... finished second on team with eight tackles and led Cougars with seven solo stops against Louisville... also added a pass breakup against the Cardinals... 2001: Played in all 11 games, including four starts ... grabbed starting assignments versus TCU, Army, Memphis and South Florida... finished with 26 total tackles, including 18 unassisted... also had one interception and five pass breakups... pick came against nationally-ranked Texas... twice registered eight tackles in a game (vs. TCU and vs. South Florida)... racked up four a piece in games against Texas and Memphis... UH Track: Was a semifinalist in the 200-meters at the U.S. Olympic Trials...came within one of making it to the finals...2004 Conference USA Men's Indoor Track Athlete-of-the-Year after winning the 60-meter and 200-meter dashes... qualified to compete in the 60-meter and 200-meter dashes for the 2003 and 2004 NCAA Indoor Championships... returned to the NCAA Outdoor Championships in 2004 after winning the 200 meters at the NCAA Midwest Regional Championships for the second straight year... earned NCAA Outdoor All-American honors after finishing third in the 200 meters at the 2003 NCAA Outdoor Meet... finished in fourth place at the 2003 C-USA Indoor Championships with a time of 21.48 in the 200 meters... had a seventh-place finish in the 200 meters at the 2002 C-USA Outdoor Championships... also recorded a seventh-place finish in the 60 meters... named C-USA Men?s Track and Field Athlete-of-the-Week for the week of May 12... High School: Was a unanimous First Team, All-District selection at Connally High School... grabbed All-American honors in track and field... ran the ninth fastest time in the 200 meters nationally as a junior... was a state qualifier in both the 200 meters and 4 X 400-meter relay team... Personal: Born July 23, 1983, in Austin, Texas... majoring in sports administration.
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