SPRING 2010 --
Named Defensive MVP at A-Day after recording five tackles, including a team-best 2.5 quarterback sacks (-16) and 3.5 tackles for loss (-17).
2009 -- Appeared in 10 games with seven starts ... Totaled 30 tackles with 4.5 TFL's and 1.5 sacks ... Missed first three games of season due to injury ... Returned to play against Ball State ... Had three tackles, two solo, vs. Ball State ... Against Tennessee, only tackle of game was a TFL (minus 3 yards) ... Notched first sack of season (minus 8 yards) for only tackle vs. Arkansas ... Against Kentucky, earned first start of season and had career-high five tackles with a pair of QB hurries ... Had four tackles, three solo, with one TFL (minus 7 yards) vs. LSU ... Registered half a sack and two total tackles vs. Ole Miss ... Notched half a TFL (minus 2 yards) and a pair of tackles in abbreviated action vs. Furman ... Totaled four tackles, two solo, vs. Georgia ... Against Alabama, had half a TFL (minus 2 yards), a QB hurry and tied career-best with five total tackles ... Totaled three tackles against Northwestern in the Outback Bowl.
2008 -- Played in 10 games with one start ... Totaled 16 tackles, 2.5 sacks with eight QB hurries ... Finished with fifth-most TFL's on team with 6.5 and fourth-most TFL yardage at minus 32 yards ... Registered one QB hurry and two total tackles in season opener vs. Louisiana-Monroe ... Had one solo tackle vs. Southern Miss ... In limited action, had one QB hurry in win vs. Mississippi State ... Recorded one solo tackle and one QB hurry vs. LSU ... Turned in strong game vs. Tennessee, with 1.5 TFL's (minus 1 yard) including half a sack and two QB hurries ... Finished with three total tackles vs. Vols ... Had two stops, one solo, vs. Vanderbilt ... Did not play vs. Arkansas & West Virginia due to injury ... Returned from injury and recorded a solo sack for minus 8 yards vs. Ole Miss ... Had first career start vs. UT Martin, recording three tackles, all solo and all tackles for loss ... Had one sack for minus 11 yards and two TFL's for a combined minus 10 yards vs. UT Martin ... Against Georgia, had one tackle, a TFL for minus 2 yards and one QB hurry ... Against Alabama, totaled two tackles, one solo.
2007 -- Named to Coaches' All-SEC Freshman Team ... Saw action in all 13 contests ... Sixth on team with 4.0 tackles for loss (-23) and fifth with 1.5 quarterback sacks (-16) ... Was a presence in South Florida backfield, registering three tackles, including one quarterback sack (-11) and three quarterback hurries against the Bulls ... Career-best four tackles including 1.5 tackles for loss (-6) against New Mexico State ... Three stops including 1.5 tackles for loss (-6) and 0.5 sacks (-5) versus Vanderbilt ... Two tackles at LSU ... Registered two assisted tackles vs. Tennessee Tech... Recorded two solo tackles against Clemson in the Chick-fil-A Bowl.
HIGH SCHOOL -- High School Coach: Otis Gray ... Totaled 76 tackles and eight sacks in his senior year after transferring to Dillard High School ... Tallied 24 sacks in his junior season at Bay Point High School, earning him FSWA All-State honors ... Named First-Team All-Broward county and 5A FSWA All-State honorable mention as a senior ... Ranked 34th among strong side defensive ends and 68th overall in the state of Florida by Rivals.com ... Selected to play in the Florida North/South All-Star game after his senior season ... Named to the South Florida Sun-Sentinel's Broward County All-Star team.
PERSONAL -- Born Dec. 21, 1989 ... Son of Michael and Barbara Carter ... Major: Liberal Arts.
|Career Defensive Stats
|YEAR|| G/GS ||TT|| UT|| AT|| TFL-YDS ||QBS-YDS ||FF/FR ||PD|| I/YDS
|2007|| 13/0|| 16|| 8 ||8 ||4.0-23 ||1.5-16 ||0/0|| 1|| 0/0
|2008 ||10/1 ||16 ||11|| 5|| 6.5-32|| 2.5-19 ||0/0|| 0|| 0/0
|2009|| 10/7 ||30 ||16 ||14 ||4.5-28 ||1.5-14 ||0/0 ||0 ||0/0
|Totals|| 33/8 ||62 ||35 ||27 ||15.0-83 ||5.5-49 ||0/0 ||1 ||0/0