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Adam Shead
Player Profile:
Adam Shead 1373190
Position: Offensive Line
Height: 6'4"
Weight: 316
Year: Redshirt Junior
Hometown: Cedar Hill, Texas
High School: Cedar Hill HS

Named to the All-Big 12 First Team by 247Sports and All-Big 12 Second Team by the league's coaches and Phil Steele ... played in 12 of 13 games with starts at left guard in all games except for at TCU (10/4) ... missed the Russell Athletic Bowl against Clemson (12/29) due to injury

Played in and started 10 of 13 games at left guard, missing the contests against Alabama (1/2), Oklahoma State (12/7) and Kansas State (11/23)

Started all 13 games at left guard.

Started five games at left guard and saw action in nine games total ... finished the season with 62 knockdowns ... hit double digits in knockdowns in three games including a season high of 14 vs. Baylor.


High School

A four-star recruit by Scout.com ... three-star recruit by Rivals.com and ESPN ... named all-region by PrepStar... named first team all-district as a junior and senior ... first team Associated Press All-State in 2009 ... graded out at over 90 percent with 127 pancakes in 2009 ... three-year starter for a program that went 32-7 ... first team All-Dallas/Fort Worth ... two-time first team all-district.

No. 7 offensive guard (Scout.com)
No. 13 offensive guard (Rivals.com)
No. 15 offensive guard (Tom Lemming's MaxPreps)
No. 17 offensive guard (ESPN.com)
No. 37 player in Texas (Scout.com)
No. 76 player in Texas (Rivals.com)

The Wrap-Up
Son of Kenneth and Dornisha Shead and Tonya and Bernard Sullivan ... father played linebacker at Nebraska ... plans to enter the world of sports broadcasting after football ... majoring in arts and sciences planned program ... pronunciation: SHED.

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