- #55 DL
- Illinois Fighting Illini
- HometownCovington, LA
- Weight250 lbs.
*Defensive statistics not considered official.
|2013 Game Log||Tackles||Interceptions|
|8/31||Southern Illinois||W 42-34||2||0||2||0.0||0||0||0||0||0||0||0|
|9/28||Miami (OH)||W 50-14||No statistics available.|
|10/26||Michigan State||L 42-3||4||1||3||1.0||0||0||0||0||0||0||0|
|11/2||@Penn State||L 24-17 (OT)||2||1||1||0.0||0||0||0||0||0||0||1|
|11/16||Ohio State||L 60-35||4||3||1||0.0||0||0||0||0||0||0||0|
We're taking snapshots of each position group with each Big Ten team entering the spring. Up next: the defensive lines.Illinois: This is a significant concern for the Illini, especially after the recent departure of Houston Bates, who started last season at the Leo (defensive end/outside linebacker) spot.about 149 days ago | Adam Rittenberg | ESPN.com
With spring practice set to begin next week, Illinois has lost a defensive starter.Senior Houston Bates, who started all 12 games last season at defensive end, is leaving the team and will look to transfer to a school near his home of Covington, La.about 152 days ago | Brian Bennett | ESPN.com
Defensively, for Nebraska this season, two categories exist in surrendering chunks of yardage: There are simply big plays, and there are big plays with catastrophic results.about 295 days ago | Mitch Sherman | ESPN.com
You can't say Illinois linebacker Jonathan Brown had a bad season in 2012. He led his team with 9.5 tackles for loss and was named a Butkus Award semifinalist.about 377 days ago | Brian Bennett | ESPN.com