2012: Leading teackler among returning players for ASU with 66 in 2011...187 career tackles is the most among all ASU players on the 2012 squad...Athlon's and Blue Ribbon College Football Yearbook first team and Phil Steele's second team All-Sun Belt Conference choice.
2011: Third Team Preseason All-Sun Belt Conference selection by Phil Steele's. Second Team All-Sun Belt Conference...Played in every game, including 11 as a starter...Third leading tackler on ASU defense ranked No. 2 in the Sun Belt in total defense and scoring defense.Ranked No. 25 in the Sun Belt in total tackles with 66 - the second most of his career...Post career-best numbers for TFL (1.5), while also forcing one fumble and recovering another...Recorded a season-high 10 takcles against Virginia Tech and posted atleast 5 tackles in 7 games...
2010: Played in every game, starting a career-high nine games . . . Posted career-best numbers of 78 tackles (35 solo/43 asst.) and 3.5 tackles for loss . . . Ranked fourth on the team in tackles and second among linebackers . . . Ranked 13th in the Sun Belt Conference in tackles, averaging 6.5 stops per game . . . Tallied a career-high 14 tackles against Western Kentucky . . . Recorded at least five tackles in nine games . . . Posted nine stops against North Texas and eight in three games . . . ASU Athletic Director's Honor Roll and Sun Belt Conference Commissioner's List member.
2009: Played in every game, including one as a starter, before an injury in the 11th game of the year kept him out of the season finale . . . Earned his first career start at Florida Atlantic . . . Finished with 41 total tackles (19 solo, 22 assist), 1.5 tackles for loss, one sack and one pass break-up . . . Ranked ninth on the team in tackles and third among linebackers only . . . Posted a career-high 11 tackles against Florida Atlantic . . . Recorded multiple tackles in first 10 games, including four games with at least five . . . Tallied eight tackles against Louisiana-Lafayette, his second highest single-game total of the season . . . ASU Athletic Director's Honor Roll . . . Sun Belt Conference Academic Honor Roll.
2008: Redshirted and participated on the scout team.
HIGH SCHOOL: Three-year varsity letterman . . . During his three-year high school career, recorded 379 tackles (109 soph., 121 junior, 149 senior), five interceptions, nine touchdowns and three blocked punts . . . Caught 29 passes for 500 yards during his senior season . . . Helped lead Ozark to the state semifinals and an 8-5 record . . . 2007 awards and honors include: First Team AP All-State linebacker, First Team MFBCA All-State linebacker, First Team All-COC, First Team All-District tight end.
PERSONAL: Born Mar. 5, 1990 . . . Son of Doug and Debbie Herrold.