MINERS

DeAndre Little
53  DeAndre Little

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Ft. Huachuca, Ariz.

High School:
Buena HS

Height / Weight:
6-2 / 240

Position:
LB

Experience:
3L

04/10/2014

School-Record 140 UTEP Student-Athletes Make C-USA Commissioner's Honor Roll

A Cumulative GPA Of 3.0 Is Required

04/12/2013

Sean Kugler Coaches First Spring Game at UTEP

The UTEP football team ended its spring season under first year head coach Sean Kugler before a crowd of 2,581, the largest attendance since the 2004 campaign.

04/11/2013

School-Record 139 UTEP Student-Athletes make C-USA Commissioner's Honor Roll

Student-athletes must maintain a 3.0 grade point average to qualify.

03/27/2012

138 Student-Athletes Named to C-USA Commissioner's Honor Roll

138 student-athletes earn placement on the Conference USA Commissioner's Honor Roll.

UTEP ITEM: Named to the 2012 & 2013 C-USA Commissioner's Honor Roll (minimum 3.0 GPA).

2012(SOPHOMORE): Appeared in 11 games with one start ... overall totaled 24 tackles with nine solo stops ... registered at least one tackle in 10 contests ... made a career-high five tackles at SEC power Ole Miss ... matched that total later in the year at Tulsa ... notched his first career sack for a loss of nine yards in the season opener against No. 4 Oklahoma ... credited with a QB hurry against the Sooners and in the victory against I-10 rival NM State ... overall recorded 2.5 tackles for a combined loss of 10 yards.

2011 (FRESHMAN): Participated in seven contests for the Miners ... made six stops and had a forced fumble.

2010: Redshirted.

PRIOR TO UTEP: A three-star recruit according to both Scout.com and Rivals.com ... ranked a top-15 player at his position by Rivals and listed among the top-50 by Scouts ... rated among the top-70 inside linebackers by ESPN's Scouts Inc ... voted to the Southern Region 5A team three times, including receiving first team recognition in both 2008 and 2009 ... two-year captain for Buena HS, earning team MVP honors both seasons ... had a monstrous junior year (2008) with 135 tackles, four sacks and four forced fumbles on the way to being selected the Southern Region 5A Defensive Player of the Year ... first-team All-Region performer in both 2008 and 2009 ... tallied around 100 tackles as a senior ... three-year starter for head coach Kent Holland at Buena ... named UTEP's Defensive Scout Team MVP.

PERSONAL: Son of Kendrick Little ... born 11/30/91 (Ft. Huachuca, Ariz.) ... Biology major.