|High School:||Booker T. Washington HS|
Named to the All-Big 12 Second Team by the AP and Phil Steele ... started all 13 games at inside linebacker ... produced nine tackles in the Russell Athletic Bowl against Clemson (12/29) ... assisted on five tackles, including 0.5 tackles for loss, against Oklahoma State (12/6) ... had a team-high seven tackles against Kansas (11/22) ... forced a fumble, had one sack and made 10 tackles at Texas Tech (11/15) ... set season high with 18 tackles, including 1.5 tackles for loss and 0.5 sacks, against Baylor (11/8) ... recorded a team-high seven tackles at Iowa State (11/1) ... posted five tackles with one tackle for loss against Kansas State (10/18) ... had 11 tackles against Texas (10/11) ... tallied eight tackles at TCU (10/4) ... made eight tackles with 0.5 tackles for loss at West Virginia (9/20) ... posted 12 tackles with one tackle for loss against Tennessee (9/13) ... recorded seven tackles at Tulsa (9/6) ... made three tackles with 0.5 tackles for loss against Louisiana Tech (8/30)
Named the Big 12 Defensive Newcomer of the Year by the AP and San Antonio Express-News and Big 12 Defensive Freshman of the Year by the coaches ... named First-Team Freshman All-American by FWAA and Second-Team Freshman All-American by Phil Steele ... played in all 13 games with starts in the last eight contests ... forced a fumble and tallied five tackles in the Sugar Bowl vs. Alabama (1/2) ... posted a team-high 10 tackles at Oklahoma State (12/7) ... recorded three tackles at Kansas State (11/23) ... team-high 11 tackles with 1.0 TFL against Iowa State (11/16) ... at Baylor (11/7), made 11 tackles, including a safety, and had a forced fumble ... against Texas Tech (10/26), finished with four tackles ... at Kansas (10/19) had seven tackles with one pass breakup ... in first career start, set career high against Texas (10/12) with 19 tackles and added 1.0 TFL ... tallied four tackles at Notre Dame (9/28) ... made four tackles with 0.5 TFL against Tulsa (9/14) ... made Sooners debut with one tackle against ULM (8/31)
Three-star recruit by 247sports.com, Scout.com, ESPN.com, Rivals.com and PrepStar.com ... recorded 130 tackles, 16 tackles for loss, 4.0 sacks, an INT and 14 passes defended as a senior ... had offers from Arkansas, Kansas State, Oklahoma State and Nebraska.
No. 43 athlete (Rivals)
No. 115 athlete (ESPN)
No. 88 safety (Scout)
No. 132 wide receiver (247Sports)
No. 4 player in Oklahoma (Rivals)
No. 10 player in Oklahoma (247sports)
No. 12 player in Oklahoma (ESPN)
No. 195 player in Midlands Region (ESPN)
Son of Derrick Alexander, Sr. and Nicole Holman-Alexander ... father, Derrick, Sr., played at Oklahoma State … brother, Derrick, Jr., is currently a redshirt junior at Tulsa … majoring in criminology.