Greg Byrne's Wildcat Wednesday
#9 C.J. Dozier
Position: Linebacker
Height: 6'2"
Weight: 205
Year: Freshman
Hometown: Temecula, Calif.
High School: Chaparral HS
Experience: High School

2012: Played in nine games, including the final seven, at backup sam linebacker as a true freshman ... Earned his first start in the Utah game at will linebacker ... Was one of six true freshman to play on defense during the season ... Had 27 tackles, 17 solo and 10 unassisted, on the season ... Against Nevada in the bowl game, recorded career-high 15 tackles, including nine solo stops ... Forced a fumble in the Colorado game.

High School: PrepStar All-West ... 113 tackles and four sacks as a junior, earning North County Times All-Valley First-Team Defense ... An All-Southwestern League First-Teamer and a three-year starter, Dozier collected 58 tackles in leading Pumas back into quarterfinals in 2011 ... All-state and All-Southwestern League Second-Team honors as sophomore ... His team won the CIF Championship in 2009, his sophomore season.

Personal: Son of Curtis Sr. and Rebekah Dozier ... Given name is Curtis ... Enrolled in the College of Social and Behavioral Sciences.

Career Stats        
Year G/GS UA-A Total FF
2012 9/1 17-10 27 1
Total 9/1 17-10 27 1