Travis Brown
Travis  Brown

Fresno, Calif.

High School:
Clovis West



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Travis Brown Bio Last updated on Dec. 5, 2012

2012 (Senior): Second-team All-Mountain West selection ... started all 12 games at inside linebacker, giving him 38 consecutive starts to end his career ... was third on the team with 67 tackles on the season ... had 2.0 tackles for a loss and one sack ... posted three quarterback hurries and two pass breakups ... forced a fumble that he recovered and returned 26 yards for his second career defensive touchdown during a win at Nevada, Nov. 10 ... also had nine tackles and one pass breakup in that win at Nevada and he went on to collect MW Defensive Player of the Week accolades for his performance ... set a new career-high with 12 tackles, including 10 solo stops in the regular season finale against Air Force ... had nine tackles in the Sept. 29 win over San Diego State.

2011 (Junior): First-team All-WAC selection ... named to Phil Steele's All-WAC second team ... started all 13 games of his junior season ... has started 26 consecutive games dating back to his sophomore season ... led the team with 85 tackles and 57 unassisted tackles ... ranked 18th in the WAC in total tackles ... had 8.5 tackles for a loss of 32 yards ... recorded three sacks for a loss of 18 yards ... had seven or more tackles in 6-of-13 games on the year and had five or more stops in 9-of-13 games ... had a season-high 11 tackles at Idaho on Sept. 24 ... earned WAC Defensive Player of the Week honors for his performance against the Vandals ... made seven solo tackles at New Mexico State ... had six tackles, two tackles for a loss and one sack at Hawai'i .. that sack at UH came in the final seconds of the game that sealed Fresno State's 24-21 victory ... recorded three tackles for a loss in a victory over Utah State, Oct. 15 ... named the team's most valuable back on defense.

2010 (Sophomore): Second-team All-WAC selection by the WAC coaches in his first season as a starter ... started all 13 games and finished third on the team with 73 tackles, seven shy of leader Ben Jacobs ... had nine tackles for a loss for a total of 47 yards with two sacks and one interception, which he returned for 30 yards and a touchdown against Idaho ... named the WAC Defensive Player of the Week vs. the Vandals ... had season highs of eight tackles against Cincinnati, Cal Poly and at No. 3 Boise State.

2009 (Freshman): Made 25 tackles, 10 of them solo, and earned a letter playing in all 13 games ... made a season-high six tackles against LA Tech ... had four tackles, including one for a loss at Illinois in the final regular season game.

High School: A first-team All-State player who was ranked by one scouting service as the 11th-best linebacker in the nation ... led Clovis West to a Valley championship as a senior, beating Clovis East 24-7 in the title game ... first-team all-league and all-valley as a junior and a senior... selected the TRAC Player of the Year in 2008 ... called the "best player in the Valley" by his high school coach Gary Kinne ... a hard-hitting player who has been a three-year starter for the Golden Eagles... was named first-team sophomore all-state in 2006 ... had 150 tackles, six sacks, four forces fumbles, four fumble recoveries and three interceptions as a senior despite playing the second half of the season with an injury ... set a Clovis West record with 310 career tackles, shattering the record by more than 50 tackles ... as a junior had 163 tackle, a single-season record ... had 10 forced fumbles in his career.

Personal: Son of Mindy and the Dan Brown, who was a long-time assistant coach for the Bulldogs and also played linebacker on a national championship team at Boise State ... has five siblings ... brother, Eric, was a graduate assistant coach at Fresno State and now coaches at Indiana State ... wears No. 9 retired jersey number of former quarterback great Kevin Sweeney. Brown played with Sweeney's son, Beau, in high school and asked if he could wear the number ... kinesiology major.


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