Defense keeps the offense out of the end zone
Team to resume workouts March 19th
Spring game slated for April 6.
Devey, Farms & Ifedi named to league's second team
Bones return to Memphis
Memphis vs UCF - Liberty Bowl Memorial Stadium, Memphis, Tenn. Oct. 20, 2012 - Photos by Lance Murphey
Transferred to Memphis from Northeast Mississippi Community College ... Signed with the Tigers in December of 2011 ... Enrolled in school for the 2012 spring semester.
Named All-Conference USA Honorable Mention following junior season (2012).
Started all 12 games at linebacker and ranked second on the Memphis team with 71 total tackles ... Finished the year with 27 solo tackles and 44 assists ... Had 3.0 tackles for loss (6 yards), a quarterback sack and recovered a fumble during the year ... Began the year with eight tackles in the season opener against UT Martin and had nine tackles the following week at Arkansas State ... Registered seven tackles against Middle Tennessee ... First of two double-digit tackle games during the season came at Duke where he posted a career-high, 11-tackle game including one for lost yardage ... In Conference USA opener against Rice, had four tackles ... Registered a seven-game on the road at East Carolina ... Equaled previously set career high with 11 tackles against Tulane as the Tigers won the first of three straight conference games to end the season ... One of his tackles against the Green Wave was for a loss ... Had five tackles in road win at UAB in the Battle for the Bones ... Among his stops against UAB was a quarterback sack.
2010-11 (Freshman/Sophomore - Northeast Mississippi CC)
Two-year letterman (2010/2011) for the Northeast Mississippi Community College squad ... Logged 137 total tackles (88-49) in two seasons with the Lions ... Posted 56 tackles, including 36 solo stops, in 2011 ... Helped the Lions to a 6-4 record in 2011 ... Credited with 10 TFL, a pass breakup and a fumble recovery as a sophomore ... Led the squad with 10 tackles against Itawamba Community College in 2011 ... Totaled 81 tackles, 52 of which were solo stops, as a freshman in 2010 ... Also forced three fumbles and registered two pass breakups ... Teammate of Antonio Foster, who also signed with the Tigers in December of 2011.
Prepped at Cairo High School ... Helped the Syrupmakers to a 9-4 record and a runner-up finish in the 2009 state championship ... Tallied 166 tackles his final two seasons at Cairo High School ... Posted six sacks as a senior ... Credited with two forced fumbles as a junior ... Named all-region as a junior and a senior.
Son of Stephanie Mayo ... Born Feb. 28 in Cairo, Ga. ... Majoring in Interdisciplinary Studies.