SDSU's Donnel Pumphrey named first-team all-MW
FB: SDSU grounds Air Force, 30-14
SDSU Football-Air Force postgame notes
FB: Six named to Phil Steele midseason all-MW team
Klitzing: Injury bug can't hold the Aztecs down
Has earned playing time at one of the two cornerback spots after redshirting the 2012 season, his first on campus ... Is listed as the starting right cornerback heading into the fall season.
2013: Played in each of the first seven games off the bench, making impact plays in almost every contest, before missing the New Mexico game with concussion-like symptoms ... Returned for the San José State game and the following contests at Hawai'i, vs. Boise State, UNLV and vs. Buffalo in the Famous Idaho Potato Bowl ... Had 41 tackles (28 solo), four forced fumbles, 3.0 TFL, two pass breakups, an interception, a sack and a blocked kick ... Led the MW and was tied for 10th (first among freshmen) in the nation in forced fumbles per game (0.33) (four total) ... The four forced fumbles were tied for fourth all-time at SDSU and the most since current Oakland Raider Miles Burris had four in 2010 ... Had the most tackles (41) on the team of any player without a start (next highest was 22) ... vs. Eastern Illinois (Aug. 31) ... Made his collegiate debut in the opener vs. Eastern Illinois and had four tackles (all solo) and a forced fumble ... The four tackles tied King Holder for the most among all cornerbacks ... at No. 3/2 Ohio State (Sept. 7) ... Had another solid outing off the bench at Ohio State, making six tackles (all solos) with a one-handed interception ... The six solos were the most by either team ... The interception was the first by an Aztec of the season and came at the SDSU 21-yard line ... vs. Oregon State (Sept. 21) ... Came off the bench against Oregon State and had five tackles and a forced fumble ... at New Mexico State (Sept. 28) ... Made three tackles in a reserve role at New Mexico State ... vs. Nevada (Oct. 4) ... Came off the bench in fine fashion vs. Nevada, making four stops (three solo) with a sack, tackle for loss and forced fumble ... at Air Force (Oct. 10) ... Made two tackles off the bench at Air Force ... vs. 15/18 Fresno State (Oct. 26) ... Had five stops and a tackle for loss vs. Fresno State ... vs. New Mexico (Nov. 2) ... Missed the New Mexico game with concussion-like symptoms ... at San José State (Nov. 9) ... Had a solid all-around game in the win at San José State with two tackles, along with his first career pass breakup and blocked kick ... The blocked kick in the fourth quarter was arguably the biggest play of the game for SDSU, as it kept the Spartans from taking a 26-12 lead and allowed Nat Berhe to return the loose ball 56 yards ... Donnel Pumphrey then followed with a 34-yard touchdown run, bringing the Aztecs to within three points at 23-20 ... at Hawai'i (Nov. 16) ... Made three stops (two solo) with a forced fumble at Hawai'i ... vs. Boise State (Nov. 23) ... Came up with two tackles (both solo), a tackle for loss and a pass breakup vs. Boise State ... at UNLV (Nov. 30) ... Had two solo stops off the bench in the team's loss at UNLV ... vs. Buffalo (Dec. 21, Famous Idaho Potato Bowl) ... Came up with three stops in a reserve role vs. Buffalo in the Famous Idaho Potato Bowl.
2012: Utilized his redshirt season.
High school: Three-time all-CIF athlete who played both sides of the ball at Cajon High in San Bernardino, Calif. ... Helped the Cowboys to a 9-2 overall record as a senior in 2011, including a 6-1 mark in league play ... Recorded 27 tackles, two interceptions and a forced fumble on defense during his senior year ... On offense, he scored four touchdowns on the ground and caught another four touchdowns through the air ... Scouts, Inc. rated him as a three-star recruit and gave him a grade of 75 ... In high school, he lettered in football, basketball and track.
Personal: Born June 5, 1993, in San Bernardino, Calif. ... Son of Walter and Latrease Kazee ... Has three brothers and two sisters ... Brother, Walter, was a four-year running back for the Aztecs from 2009-12 ... Also considered Arizona and Washington State ... Majoring in criminal justice.