Greg Byrne's Wildcat Wednesday

2012: Played in 12 games serving as a backup tight end and participating predominantly on special teams ... Recorded two solo tackles ... Pac-12 Second-Team All-Academic.

2011: Played in 12 games as a true freshman ... Served as the backup tight end and also contributed on special teams.

High School: PrepStar All-West Region ... District 14-5A Second-Team Defense honors for District Coach of the Year Marck Schmid ... Texas High School Football Top-25 defensive end ... Vype Magazine Houston Hot 100 ... Long Star Gridiron Top-25 defensive lineman ... Honorable mention all-district as a junior ... Comes from a winning program with an undefeated regular season in 2010 and the 16th-straight playoff appearance ... Played outfield and first base for Highlanders baseball team.

Personal: Majoring in pre-business ... Brother, Perry, plays linebacker at UNLV ... Grandfather, John Michels, was inducted into the College Football Hall of Fame in 1996 ... Was a three-time All-American guard at Tennessee and played pro football for the Philadelphia Eagles and Winnipeg Blue Bombers before going on to coach the OL for the Minnesota Vikings from 1967-1993.