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Steve Gandy
Steve Gandy

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Waynesboro, MS

High School:
Wayne County

Height / Weight:
6-1 / 208

Position:
LB

Birthdate:
02/13/1986

Experience:
2L

Major:
Criminology

2006 -- Played in 10 games and finished with 12 tackles ... Fourth on the team with four tackles against Arkansas State ... Finished with two assisted tackles against Arkansas ... Started his first game of the season against Buffalo, finishing with five tackles, including half for loss ... Did not play the first three games due to injury.

2005 -- Played in all 12 games, starting the last five straight ...Posted a pass deflection against Wisconsin in the Capital One Bowl ... Finished with five tackles against Alabama ... Started and finished with four tackles, all solo, against Georgia ... Forced his second fumble of the season in the third quarter against the Bulldogs ... Earned his first career start against Ole Miss ... Posted six tackles and his first career interception that set up an Auburn field goal in the second quarter against the Rebels ... Tied for the team lead with five tackles, including four solo, against Western Kentucky ... Had one tackle for loss (-7) against the Hilltoppers ... Posted two tackles against Ball State ... Had his first tackles of the season against Mississippi State, finishing with three.

2004 -- Played in three games.

HIGH SCHOOL -- Registered 142 tackles, 13 sacks and an interception as a senior ... Helped lead team to two state championships ... As a junior, totaled 110 tackles, one interception and three fumble recoveries ... All-State selection ... Mobile Register Super Southeast 120 ... Clarion-Ledger Dandy Dozen ... Orlando Sentinel All-Southern Honorable Mention ... Rivals.com Top 20 Outside Linebackers ... Rivals.com Mississippi Top 20 ... TheInsiders.com Mississippi Top 10 ... SuperPrep All-Region and one of the top 10 players in Mississippi ... PrepStar All-Region.

PERSONAL -- Born Feb. 13, 1986 ... Son of Everlene and Steve Gandy ... Majoring in criminology.