Joined the team as a walk-on last year ... Adds
depth in the defensive secondary at the rover
position ... Looks to compete for playing time ...
Has good size ... Needs to continue to develop his
skills and gain playing experience at the collegiate
level ... Conference USA Commissioner's Honor
Roll ... 2005 (Fr.): Redshirted ... Prep: Three-year letterwinner for Coach Clifford Brown at Holly
Springs High School ... As a senior, finished with
68 tackles, two tackles for loss, nine pass
breakups, four interceptions, two forced fumbles
and one fumble recovery ... Also had an intercep-tion
return for a touchdown ... Helped the
defense earn the No. 10 ranking in Division 3-A ...
Captain of the secondary that only allowed four
touchdown passes ... Also completed 12-of-20
passes for 122 yards and had nine carries for 54
yards ... Helped Holly Springs to back-to-back
playoff appearances as a junior and senior ...
Named All-District 1-3A ... Named best quarter-back
as a sophomore ... Graduated with honors
and was ranked No. 14 in his class ... Personal:
Son of Marvin and Bonita Sims ... Majoring in
coaching and sport administration ... Born Sept.