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Daniel Garcia
72  Daniel Garcia

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
El Paso, Texas

High School:
Franklin

Height / Weight:
6-3 / 330

Position:
OL

Experience:
0L

2008 (JUNIOR): Appeared in games versus Texas and SMU.

2007 (SOPHOMORE): Played first game of collegiate career against Texas Southern.

2006 (FRESHMAN): Scout team member.

2005: Redshirted.

PRIOR TO UTEP: Second team All-State lineman as a senior at Franklin High School in El Paso ... also first team All-District 1-5A, leading Franklin to a 10-2 record ... participated in the El Paso County High School All-Star Game ... played center and offensive tackle over the course of a three-year varsity career ... high school coach was Tony Grijalva ... member of the track and field team as a freshman, throwing the shot put ... listed in Who's Who Among American High School Students.

PERSONAL: Stepfather, Richard Adauto, is Executive Vice President for Advancement and Oversight at UTEP ... mother is Patricia Adauto ... has two brothers ... full name is Daniel Garcia ... born 8/12/87 (El Paso, Texas) ... Marketing major.