Missouri City, TX
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5-11 / 225
17 returning starters are included; QBs Lunt, Walsh, Chelf all listed equally.
Stewart, Barnett, Gilbert lead Orange; Lowe and Lewis headline the White.
Cowboys hosted media availability session.
Comments from Mike Gundy and several members of the team.
Glenn Spencer talks about the Cowboy linebackers.
USATSPI: Oklahoma State vs. Oklahoma - 12/07/13
Oklahoma State football
Oklahoma State vs Texas
2012 Second-Team All-Big 12, Associated Press
2013 First-Team All-Big 12, Coaches
2013 Second-Team All-Big 12, Associated Press
An integral part of the Cowboy defense who has been an impact player at outside linebacker throughout his career ... A first-team freshman All-American as selected by Rivals and the Football Writers Association of America, and Big 12 co-defensive freshman of the year in 2010 ... Honorable mention All-Big 12 in 2011 by the coaches and a second-team all-league pick by the Associated Press ... Started the last 45 games of his career ... Academic All-Big 12 selection in 2013 and 2012 ... Involved in a lot of big plays in his career with eight interceptions, seven forced fumbles and seven fumble recoveries ... Has also scored two touchdowns in his career (against Oklahoma and Iowa State).
2013 (Senior): Started every game and maintained his role as one of the most important players on the OSU team ... Finished the season third on the squad with 73 total tackles and 52 solo stops ... Third on the team with three interceptions ... Fourth on the team with eight tackles for loss ... Heavily involved in leading OSU to an impressive turnover margin, tallying two forced fumbles and two fumble recoveries in addition to his three interceptions ... Also credited with five pass break ups, a quarterback hurry and a half sack ... Named the Big 12 Defensive Player of the Week for his performance against Kansas State, where he ended the Wildcats' comeback hopes with an interception late in the fourth quarter, forced a fumble that was scooped up by the Cowboys, recovered a different fumble, led the team with eight tackles and bagged a tackle for loss in OSU's dramatic 33-29 win ... Recorded a team-high 10 tackles in OSU's win at Texas ... Credited with two tackles for a loss in both the Mississippi State and Texas games ... Had one tackle for loss in four other games ... Had a half sack in the season opener.
2012 (Junior): Continued to be one of the defense's biggest playmakers ... He finished second on the team with 7.5 tackles for loss ... Season-high in tackles was 10 against Texas ... That total included a tackle for loss and a quarterback sack ... Had nine tackles against Oklahoma, to go with a fumble recovery and two tackles behind the line of scrimmage ... Had seven tackles at Arizona and six against TCU ... Also had a sack against Iowa State ... Forced a fumble against Texas ... Had five tackles at Baylor ... In Big 12 play, he was 10th in the league with 2.5 sacks.
2011 (Sophomore): Intercepted two passes, recovered two fumbles and forced a fumble to go with his 61 tackles ... Tackle total was sixth on the team ... At Iowa State he had an interception return for 70 yards and a score (it was the second touchdown of his career) ... Also intercepted a pass at Missouri and he recovered a fumble against the Tigers in the red zone to go with nine tackles ... Was the Big 12 defensive player of the week for his efforts against Mizzou ... Also had a fumble recovery against Kansas ... Had six stops and a sack vs. the Jayhawks ... Credited with seven tackles, including two behind the line of scrimmage, at Texas A&M ... Recorded seven stops and two TFLs at Tulsa ... Had six tackles, including two behind the line of scrimmage, against OU ... A member of the Lombardi Award watch list.
2010 (Freshman): Became a starter for the final six games of the season and he seemed to improve each week ... Finished fifth in tackles with 58, second with eight tackles for loss, second with three interceptions, tied for the team lead with two fumble recoveries and led the team with three forced fumbles ... Closed the regular season against Oklahoma with a 12-tackle effort that included two interceptions, one of which he returned 52 yards for a score, and a tackle for a loss ... His other interception came against Texas A&M and he returned it 28 yards to set up the game-winning field goal on the final play ... Fumble recoveries came against Texas and Louisiana and he forced fumbles against Kansas, Nebraska and Baylor ... His best tackle outings came against OU (12), K-State (8) and Kansas (7) ... Had five tackles vs. Washington State, Tulsa, Nebraska and Texas and three in the bowl win with a tackle for a loss and a pass break-up ... Had two tackles for loss against Nebraska and Kansas State ... Got his first career start at Kansas State.
High School: Rated as the No. 4 outside linebacker in the country by Scout.com ... SuperPrep, Under Armour and Tom Lemming All-America selection ... Lemming ranked him as America's No. 15 linebacker prospect ... Considered the No. 31 player in Texas by Rivals, No. 16 in the country at his position by that service and No. 233 overall in America ... SuperPrep placed him No. 15, regardless of position, in the state of Texas ... Checked in at No. 75 in America on the ESPNU 150 list ... Played in the Under Armour All-American Game ... Finalist for the Greater Houston Touchdown Club defensive player of the year after winning the award as a junior ... Member of the Texas Football Super Team ... All-stater ... District defensive player of the year ... A second-team all-stater as a junior by Associated Press and Texas Sports Writers ... Registered 94 tackles, including 19 for loss, as a senior ... Had 134 tackles with nine sacks as a junior ... Played in the 5A state championship game.
Personal: Born Dec. 28, 1991, in San Diego ... Son of Clifton and Kristie Lewis ... Has two brothers and a sister ... Also participated in basketball and track and was a member of FCA ... Chose OSU over Notre Dame, Alabama, Arizona State, LSU, Florida and Oklahoma among many others ... Sociology major.