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Football, USATSI Gallery -- 11/8/14
Physical defender who added bulk and strength to his frame in his redshirt season and played more as the 2013 season went on ... Is listed as the starting defensive tackle heading into the fall campaign.
2013: Played well off the bench over 12 games in limited snaps, posting 15 tackles (eight solo), 5.0 tackles for loss and 3.0 sacks ... The three sacks were tied for second on the team, while the 5.0 TFL were sixth... vs. Eastern Illinois (Aug. 31) ... Did not play in the opener vs. Eastern Illinois ... at No. 3/2 Ohio State (Sept. 7) ... Logged his first career collegiate appearance at Ohio State without recording a stat ... vs. Oregon State (Sept. 21) ... Played off the bench again vs. Oregon State without cracking the stat sheet ... at New Mexico State (Sept. 28) ... Made his first career tackle, a solo stop, at New Mexico State ... vs. Nevada (Oct. 4) ... Came off the bench again vs. Nevada without making the stat sheet ... at Air Force (Oct. 10) ... Had a breakout game at Air Force with starter Cody Galea battling a flu, finishing with two sacks for 16 yards and a career-high four tackles (three solos) ... The 2.0 sacks were the most by an Aztec since Everett Beed recorded 2.0 sacks at Wyoming on Nov. 24, 2012 ... The 2.0 TFL were also a career high ... vs. No. 15/18 Fresno State (Oct. 26) ... Made one stop off the bench vs. Fresno State ... vs. New Mexico (Nov. 2) ... Played against New Mexico without recording a stat ... at San José State (Nov. 9) ... Made two tackles with 1.0 TFL at San José State ... at Hawai'i (Nov. 16) ... Made one assisted tackle off the bench at Hawai'i ... vs. Boise State (Nov. 23) ... In his first game listed at No. 2 on the depth chart at defensive tackle rather than third at defensive line, he had two tackles (both solo), both for a loss and a 4-yard sack vs. Boise State ... at UNLV (Nov. 30) ... Played again at defensive tackle off the bench at UNLV and tied a career high with four tackles ... vs. Buffalo (Dec. 21, Famous Idaho Potato Bowl) ... Played against Buffalo in the Famous Idaho Potato Bowl, but did not record a stat.
2012: Redshirted his first season at SDSU.
High school: Two-time first-team all-state selection at Desert Ridge High School ... First-team all-region on defense and East Valley all-region on both sides of the ball as a junior ... Was named his team's outstanding offensive lineman in 2009 and 2011 ... Tabbed to the all-Arizona Super 25 his senior campaign and also was rated the 32nd-best recruit in the state of Arizona by ESPNU ... Two-star defensive lineman by Rivals.com, who earned a Scouts, Inc. grade of 73 ... Also lettered in track, finishing second in the state last year in the shot put ... Was Desert Ridge's MVP in track on two occasions.
Personal: Born March 6, 1994, in Yuma, Ariz. ... Son of Audry and Elena Barrett ... Has two younger brothers ... Also drew interest from Fresno State, Army, Arizona State, New Mexico, Air Force, Montana, Northern Colorado and San José State ... Is majoring in criminal justice.