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2011 Football Roster

Gorby Loreus

Class: Sr.
Position: DE
Height: 5-11
Weight: 232 pounds
Previous School: Thomas Jefferson
Hometown: Tampa, FL

2011: Played in all 12 games and had five starts … Saw action in 465 total snaps and earned eight winning grades from the coaches …Was third on the team with a career-best 57 tackles to go with 4.0 TFLs … Made the move from linebacker to defensive end in the spring … Moved back to linebacker late in fall camp … Had two tackles at Troy and three in win over Memphis … Registered 11 tackles (8 solos), including 1.5 TFLs against WKU … Credited with a sack against FAU … Shared the team lead with nine tackles against UL … Made his first collegiate start at Tennessee and had seven tackles, including a TFL … Collected a personal-best 12 tackles against ULM.

2010: Played in 12 of 13 games and had 236 total snaps, including a season-high 42 against Minnesota ... Earned six winning grades from the coaches ... Turned in a career-best 31 total tackles while also adding 3.5 TFLs and a half sack for the year ... Registered five tackles and a half sack in opener against Minnesota ... Had two tackles, including a TFL against APSU ... Also had two stops at Louisiana ... Turned in three tackles against ULM ... Had three tackles and a TFL against North Texas ... Recorded six tackles and a TFL in win at WKU ... Had three stops at FIU and three in bowl game against Miami.

2009: Played in 12 games and had 242 total snaps with a season-high 33 at Clemson ... Had two winning grades from the coaching staff ... Finished with 24 total tackles and a pass breakup for the year ... Collected three tackles in a reserve role at Clemson ... Had five tackles against Memphis ... Missed the Mississippi State game due to disciplinary reasons ... Added three tackles at FAU ... Had four tackles, including a half sack, and a pass breakup against FIU ... Collected three tackles at ULM.

2008: Played in 11 games and had 111 total snaps ... Earned seven winning grades from the coaches ... Led the team with seven kickoff return tackles ... Collected three tackles on five special teams plays against Maryland ... Had one stop each against Kentucky, Arkansas State, and WKU ... Turned in two tackles in win over UNT as he played a season-high 16 snaps.

High School: Collected 130 tackles, four sacks, two interceptions, and two fumble recoveries for Jefferson High School in 2007 ... Had 31 tackles in a game against Armwood ... Named third team Class 4A all-state and all-county in 2007 ... Also earned All-Suncoast and Tampa Tribune Best of Bay honors ... Had 110 tackles and nine sacks as a junior ... Played for Coach Mike Fenton.

Full Name: Gorby Loreus ... Parent: Rosalie Loreus ... Born: 12/1/89 ... Major: Liberal Studies.

2008 Game-by-Game Stats
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2010 Game-by-Game Stats
2011 Game-by-Game Stats