Honors: 2013 – Named Team MVP by the Armed Forces Bowl media … Voted First Team All-C-USA … Named C-USA Defensive Player of the Week on Oct. 2 … Earned Most Improved Strength Training Award for linebackers following spring drills … 2012 – Named the TSWA Defensive Player of the Week on Oct. 2 … Voted to the SBC All-Freshman Team as selected by the writers.
2013: Started all 13 games … Led the team with 119 total tackles, including a team-best 11.5 TFLs and 3.0 sacks (ranked 35th nationally in total tackles and 21st in solo stops) … Also had three interceptions, three hurries, three forced fumbles, two pass breakups and three fumble recoveries (ranked 9th nationally) … His 908 snaps played led all linebackers … Played 104 total snaps against ECU and was on the field for 80 or more five times … Led team with nine tackles, two TFLs and a hurry in win over WCU … Also led team with nine stops at UNC … Registered 12 tackles to go with an interception, sack, forced fumble and a pass breakup in win over Memphis … Added a team-high 14 tackles in win at FAU … Turned in a career-best 15 tackles to go with a sack and forced fumble at BYU … Had 10 stops against ECU … Collected seven tackles, including two TFLs, a sack and an interception at North Texas … Turned in a game-high 14 tackles in win over Marshall, including 10 solos … Led team with nine stops at UAB … Had four tackles, including a TFL and returned an interception 24 yards for a touchdown … Collected five stops, including two TFLs and a fumble recovery against UTEP … Recovered a bowl record two fumbles, forced a fumble and collected seven tackles against Navy in Armed Forces Bowl.
2012: Played in nine games and earned six starts … Ended year with 43 stops, including 3.5 TFLs, an interception, a forced fumble and a hurry … Was in on 338 total snaps … Made his first collegiate start against Memphis and had four stops … Turned in a career-best 11 tackles, including 10 solos to go with two TFLs and a forced fumble in win over Georgia Tech … Had a TFL and a hurry against ULM … Did not play against FIU, Mississippi State or North Texas due to a shoulder injury … Came back at WKU and had two stops in 34 snaps … Registered his first career interception in win at USA … Shared team lead with eight tackles in win over Troy.
High School: Earned honorable mention all-state honors while garnering all-region accolades ... Also tabbed the Region 1-A Defensive Player of the Year in 2011 ... Voted the Offensive Player of the Game at the Georgia-Florida Border Wars All-Star game after throwing for a touchdown and scoring a touchdown (took snaps at QB, LB, and RB) ... Also named the South’s most valuable player in the Georgia North-South All Star Football Classic ... Averaged more than 90 tackles a season for three years in a row ... Was vice president of the senior class and a member of the FCA ... Played for Coach Frank Killingsworth.
Full Name: Trevonti Terrell Barber ... Parents: Tony Barber and Brenda Barber ... Born: 6/1/94 ... Major: Chemistry.