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Ben Hernandez
51  Ben Hernandez

Class:
RS Senior

Hometown:
El Paso, Texas

High School:
Canutillo

Height / Weight:
6-0 / 330

Position:
DL

Experience:
RS

2006: Redshirted.

PRIOR TO UTEP: First team All-City and All-District 1-4A offensive tackle as a senior at Canutillo High School ... played in the El Paso County High School All-Star Game, where he was chosen the outstanding offensive lineman for the West squad ... second team All-City offensive tackle as a junior ... three-year varsity letterwinner for coach Scott Brooks ... three-time regional qualifier in the shot put as a member of the Canutillo track team.

PERSONAL: Parents are Benjamin and Sandra Hernandez ... has two brothers and one sister ... full name is Javier Benjamin Hernandez ... born 10/22/87 (El Paso, Texas) ... undecided major.