Fresno State: Made big strides last year and was a force on the defensive line ? has tremendous heart and desire ? one of the more emotional members of the defense ? should be a major factor stopping the run this season (2000) Started 11 consecutive games after coming off the bench in the season opener ? had 38 tackles, 21 solo ? piled up nine tackles for loss and two sacks ? had a big game against UTEP, compiling seven tackles and four tackles for loss ? had five quarterback hurries ? recorded a sack and a tackle for loss against Tulsa.(1999) Redshirted. (1998) Tallied 27 tackles in 11 games ? took over the starting position at right end for the last five games of the season ? had one tackle for a two-yard loss ? had his best game of the season against San Diego State with six tackles, including three solo. (1997) As a true freshman, played in 11 games, with six starts ... recorded 29 tackles (18 solos) ... also had two tackles for a loss, one quarterback sack and a fumble recovery ... twice had five tackles in a game, versus Air Force and San Diego State.
High School: A 1997 graduate of Wasatch (Heber City, Utah) High School... two-time first-team all-state (3A) selection ... averaged 12 tackles per game as a senior ... also named first-team All-Region 10 mention ... team advanced to the quarterfinals of the playoffs ... as a junior, Wasatch went 7-4 and reach the state semifinals ... a four-year varsity letterman who was a three-year starter at inside linebacker.
Personal: Born Feb. 20, 1978, in Heber City, Utah ... son of Bill and Beverly Probst ... has two brothers and one sister ... also considered BYU and Utah State.
STATISTICS Year G-GS Solo Asst Total TL-Yds Sacks-Yds. 1997 11-6 18 11 29 2-7 1-9 1998 11-5 13 14 27 1-2 0-0 1999 Redshirted 2000 12-11 21 17 38 9-15 2-3 Totals 34-22 52 42 94 12-24 3-12
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