Rockie Young
Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Arlington, Texas

High School:
Sam Houston HS '98

Last College:
Tulsa

Height / Weight:
5-7 / 170

Position:
CB

Major:
Art Studio

2001: Played in all games except Abilene Christian... Recorded 26 total tackles (20 solo, 6 assists), 3 passes defensed... Had career-high 6 tackles at Sacramento State... Earned team?s Special Teams Player of the Week for that game... First Aggie interception came against Kelby Klosterman of North Dakota in the NCAA semifinal... Returned pick 31 yards.

TULSA (1998 & 1999): Appeared in 6 games as a redshirt freshman in 1999, mostly on special teams.

SAM HOUSTON HS ?98: Played both cornerback and running back... Earned first team all-area distinction as a senior... Posted 40 tackles, 2 INTs and 2 fumble recoveries that year... Named all-district in his final two seasons... Also competed in track in relays and sprints... Graduated cum laude.

PERSONAL: Born Jan. 23, 1980 in Fort Polk, La.... Age 22 throughout 2002 season... Art studio major... Says his toughest opponent was the entire Texas A&M football team in 1999... Favorite facility he?s played is A&M?s Kyle Field... Career sports highlight thus far was his 31-yard INT in the 2001 NCAA semifinal vs. North Dakota.