2013 Honorable mention All-Big 12 by coaches ... All-Big 12 Second Team by Phil Steele ... started all 13 games ... tied for team lead with seven tackles in the Sugar Bowl vs. Alabama (1/2) ... picked up six tackles at Oklahoma State (12/7) ... recorded three tackles at Kansas State (11/23) ... career-high 2.5 tackles for loss and 2.0 sacks as part of eight tackles against Iowa State (11/16) ... game-high 15 tackles, including 2.0 TFL, at Baylor (11/7) ... recorded one tackle against Texas Tech (10/26) ... tallied two tackles at Kansas (10/19) ... career-high 16 tackles and had a forced fumble and quarterback hurry against Texas (10/12) ... led team with seven tackles and had 1.0 TFL against TCU (10/5) ... intercepted the first pass of his career and had a team-high eight tackles with 0.5 TFL at Notre Dame (9/28) ... tallied 10 tackles against Tulsa (9/14) ... made two tackles versus West Virginia (9/7) ... recorded seven tackles with 1.0 TFL against ULM (8/31)
2012 Played in 12 games with two starts ... recorded a season-high eight tackles and a sack vs. Baylor (11/10) ... posted first three career tackles against Florida A&M (9/8).
2011 Redshirted. High School Four-star recruit by Scout.com and Tom Lemming's MaxPreps ... three-star recruit by ESPN.com and Rivals.com ... high school teammate of current Sooner Joe Powell.
The Wrap-up Son of Joe and Phillis Shannon ... cousin, Akarika Dawn, was a middle linebacker at Colorado from 2002-05 ... chose No. 20 after favorite player Brian Dawkins ... majoring in communication.
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