Part of a young group of linebackers with a bright future. Good spring landed him on the preseason depth chart at an outside linebacker spot.
2012 (Freshman): Saw action in every game but Baylor ... Played on special teams throughout the season ... Ended the season with nine tackles, including eight solo stops ... Had three tackles in the opener against Savannah State ... Had a tackle for loss and a forced fumble against SSU as well ... Had two tackles in the bowl win over Purdue.
High School: A second-team all-area selection by the San Antonio Express News ... Texas Football top 300 prospect and a top 20 selection at linebacker ... Rivals ranked him No. 20 in the country at his position and as the No. 70 overall prospect in the state of Texas ... Scout placed him No. 54 among the country's linebackers in 2009 ... Had 99 tackles as a senior and 98 tackles with two interceptions as a junior ...Two-time all-district pick ... SuperPrep all-region selection as the No. 64 prospect in Texas ... Had a long list of scholarship offers that included Arizona, Arkansas, Colorado, Missouri and Kansas.
Personal: Born Sept. 9, 1991, in San Antonio ... Son of Carl and Kenya Catlin ... Undecided on a major ... Father played college basketball at Parkland College.