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Derrick Crumpton

Class: So.
Position: S
Height: 5-11
Weight: 190 pounds
Previous School: Christopher Columbus
Hometown: Miami, FL

Honors: 2008 - Named to the Daily News Journal All-Sun Belt Freshman Team.

2009: Played in all 13 games and had one start ... Registered 484 snaps including a season-high 82 at North Texas ... Registered nine winning grades from the coaching staff ... Was 12th on team with 29 tackles while adding an interception, 1.5 TFLs, four pass breakups, a hurry and two fumble recoveries ... Added four tackles and a pass breakup in the end zone at Clemson ... Turned in two stops against Memphis ... Recorded his first career interception at Maryland to go with a fumble recovery ... Led the team with eight stops at North Texas to go with a fumble recovery ... Had a tackle and a pass breakup in home loss to Mississippi State ... Collected four solo tackles and a pass breakup against Louisiana ... Had three stops and a pass breakup at ULM ... Turned in three stops and a TFL in New Orleans Bowl win over Southern Miss.

2008: Played in all 12 games and received two starts ... Turned in 20 tackles, one tackle for loss, two pass breakups, and a fumble recovery ... Was in on a total of 341 snaps, including a season-high 82 against ULM ... Earned nine total winning grades from the coaches with seven coming on special teams ... Collected one tackle in 10 plays against Troy ... Added three tackles and a tackle for loss in the win over Maryland ... Had a pass breakup at Kentucky ... Collected two stops at FIU ... Made his first career start against ULM and came up with five tackles and a pass breakup ... Had four tackles and a fumble recovery at WKU ... Started and had four stops in win over North Texas.

High School: Lettered four years in football, two years in basketball, and one year in track for Christopher Columbus High School ... Named second team All-Dade and played in Miami Dade vs Broward County All-Star Game ... Helped lead team to a 12-1 record his senior year while registering 100 tackles, two forced fumbles, two sacks, and a fumble recovery ... Was a two-time team captain ... Registered 16 tackles, one sack, and forced a fumble against Belen-Jesuit ... Played for Coach Chris Merritt.

Full Name: Derrick Gerrord Crumpton ... Parents: Derrick and Sandra Crumpton ... Born: 9/24/89 ... Major: Undecided.