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#17 Derrick Rainey
Position: Cornerback
Height: 6'1"
Weight: 185
Year: Senior
Hometown: Houston, Texas
High School: Northbrook HS
Experience: 3 Letters

2012: Played in 13 games and started six contests at cornerback ... Had career-high seven tackles vs. Oklahoma State, Arizona State and Nevada ... Totaled 46 tackles on the season, 38 solo and eight assisted ... Also forced a fumble at Stanford.

2011: Played in seven games with the secondary and on special teams ... Had two solo tackles.

2010: Played in three games ... Did not record any stats.

2009: Redshirted his true freshman year.

High School: PrepStar All-Midlands as an athlete for head coach Craig Cripps ... High school quarterback as a junior at times, recruited as a receiver, running back and safety ... Logged 93 carries for 557 yards and four rushing TDs as a sophomore ... Collected 98 carries for 726 yards and three rushing TDs as junior ... Also with 12 catches for 277 yards and four TDs receiving as junior ... watch list ... Basketball player, high jumper and long jumper for the Northbrook track squad ... 2007 District 19-5A Champion in the high jump at 6-6 and a regional qualifier.

Personal: Son of Maria Rainey ... Majoring in science, technology, health and society.

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