Fresno State: Incredibly strong and quick end who coaches think will be a force in the conference in the future ? should be a competitor for all-conference honors ? he, along with Nick Burley, give the Bulldogs a fearsome defensive line tandem. (2001) Played in all 14 games, starting four ? finished with 31 tackles, including four tackles for loss and two sacks ? filled in for end Jake Probst when he went down with an injury ? best game was against Tulsa when he had five tackles, including one for loss ? received a blackshirt after the Oregon State game. (2000) Played in 10 games ? made 11 tackles and one sack ? had an interception in the victory over San Jose State ? recovered a fumble and returned it 10 yards ? forced two fumbles.
High School: Lettered in football three years at Modesto Christian High School ? team captain and most valuable player as a senior ? also played basketball and was on the state championship team ? lettered three years in basketball and helped his team to a 91-7 record, including a perfect 33-0 as a freshman.
Personal: Born Feb. 13, 1982 ? mother?s name is Linda Denning ? has three brothers, Joseph, Jairol and Calvin ? favorite athlete is Reggie White ? biggest athletics thrill was winning the state championship in basketball in high school.
STATISTICS Year G-GS Solo Asst Total TL-Yds Sacks-Yds 2000 10-0 7 4 11 1-1 1-1 2001 14-4 16 15 31 4-11 2-9 Totals 24-4 23 19 42 5-12 3-10