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Zack Sanchez
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Zack Sanchez 1373226
Position: Defensive Back
Height: 5'11"
Weight: 176
Year: Redshirt Freshman
Hometown: Fort Worth, Texas
High School: Central HS
Season GP-GS UT AT Total TFL Sacks INT FF FR PBU
2013 13-13 33 13 46 0.5-1 0.0-0 2-117 0 0 13
2014 13-13 31 12 43 1.0-1 0.0-0 6-43 0 0 8
Career 26-26 64 25 89 1.5-2 0.0-0 8-160 0 0 21

2014
Named All-Big 12 First Team by the league's coaches, AP, 247Sports, Athlon Sports and Phil Steele and All-Big 12 Second Team by ESPN.com ... semifinalist for the Jim Thorpe Award ... started all 13 games at cornerback ... broke up a pass and had four tackles with a stop for loss against Clemson in the Russell Athletic Bowl (12/29) ... intercepted a pass, broke up another pass and had four tackles against Oklahoma State (12/6) ... returned one punt for 14 yards against Kansas (11/22) ... broke up a pass and had two tackles at Texas Tech (11/15) ... made three tackles against Baylor (11/8) ... had two tackles at Iowa State (11/1) ... broke up two passes and had three tackles against Kansas State (10/18) ... earned Big 12 Defensive Player of the Week honors after returning an interception for a touchdown and tying a career high with eight tackles against Texas (10/11) ... recorded five tackles at TCU (10/4) ... intercepted a pass and had a season-high six tackles at West Virginia (9/20) ... picked off a pass and recorded two tackles against Tennessee (9/13) ... made one tackle and recorded an interception at Tulsa (9/6) ... intercepted a pass, blocked a field goal and made three tackles against Louisiana Tech (8/30)

2013
Named Freshman All-American by FWAA ... started all 13 games at CB ... returned an interception 43 yards, broke up a pass and made three tackles in the Sugar Bowl vs. Alabama (1/2) ... broke up a pass and recorded five tackles at Oklahoma State (12/7) ... returned an interception 74 yards for a touchdown and made four tackles at Kansas State (11/23) ... broke up a pass and made three tackles against Iowa State (11/16) ... career-high eight tackles against Texas Tech (10/26) ... broke up a pass and had two tackles at Kansas (10/19) ... made two tackles vs. Texas (10/12) ... broke up a career-high four passes and had two tackles against TCU (10/5) ... broke up three passes and had two tackles at Notre Dame (9/28) ... matched career high with six tackles and had 0.5 TFL with one pass breakup against Tulsa (9/14) ... registered six tackles against West Virginia (9/7) ... in Sooners debut, started and made three tackles with one pass breakup against ULM (8/31)

2012
Redshirted.

High School
Three star-recruit by ESPN.com, Rivals.com, 247sports.com and Scout.com ... picked off nine passes on defense and had 45 receptions for 994 yards and 13 touchdowns on offense as a senior ... named AP first team All-State.

No. 27 cornerback (247sports)
No. 64 cornerback (ESPN)
No. 55 safety (Scout)
No. 37 athlete (Rivals)
No. 61 player in Texas (247sports)
No. 78 player in Texas (Rivals)
No. 172 player in Texas (ESPN)
No. 226 player in Midlands Region (ESPN)

The Wrap-Up
Son of Rudy and Yvette Sanchez ... majoring in academic affairs.

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