The redshirt freshman linebacker was a 2012 MVFC All-Newcomer Team selection.
The commencement was held at Redbird Arena on Dec. 15.
Coach Spack and player guest Austin Davis will look ahead to the big matchup against Appalachian State.
ISU had the most players named to this year's list and have had five players named to the team in each of the past three seasons.
The press conference will be streamed live on RedbirdHD.tv
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Fall Camp Report: Linebackers
Redbirds in the Community - Football at the Humane Society of Central Illinois
Spring Camp - Redbirds Back in Action
ISU vs. NDSU football
November 17, 2012
The Illinois State football team takes on the Youngstown State Penguins
ISU takes on SIU at the Homecoming Football game.
Fall Camp Practice #17 (Aug. 17, 2012)
2012: Started all 10 games played ... missed three games with a broken hand ... finished the season with 38 tackles, including 18 solo stops ... added a sack, 5.5 tackles-for-loss and four pass breakups ... also forced a fumble ... recorded two tackles and a TFL in the season-opening win vs. Dayton ... tallied five tackles, 2.5 TFL and forced a fumble against Missouri State ... recorded lone sack of the season and finished with two TFL in the road win at Indiana State ... had a season-high six tackles in the second-round playoff victory at Appalachian State.
2011: Started 10 games and played in all 11 as the weakside linebacker ... forced a team-high four fumbles ... ranked fifth on the team with 53 tackles, including 29 solo takedowns ... also added seven tackles-for-loss, a sack and two pass breakups ... recorded a season-best seven tackles, including six unassisted and 2.5 tackles for loss against Morehead State ... had six tackles versus Western Illinois.
2010: Started all 11 games as the strong side linebacker ... was second on the team with a career-high 75 total tackles, which included a career-high 35 solo stops ... also recorded six tackles-for-loss, two pass breakups and a two quarterback hurries ... posted double-digit tackling efforts in first three games of the season ... tallied 10 tackles, two TFLs and a forced fumble in the season opener against Central Missouri ... tied career high with 11 tackles and two TFLs at Northwestern ... returned a fumble recovery 36 yards against the Wildcats ... named Missouri Valley Football Conference Defensive Player of the Week after recording 10 tackles and first career interception in a win at No. 20 South Dakota State ... finished with eight tackles in the Homecoming win over No. 20 North Dakota State.