Ryan Epperson returns after an all-SLC season as a junior.
2014 (Sophomore): Appeared in 11 games with three starts at fullback ... Caught three passes on the season for 57 yards ... Hauled in a 32-yard pass against Northwestern State, setting up an SFA score ... Also pulled in a 19-yard pass against Weber State.
2013 (Freshman): Saw action in nine games, earning his first start against McMurry ... Compiled 20 tackles on the season, including eight solo ... Posted a season-high 11 tackles against the Warhawks, including 1.5 tackles for loss, a forced fumble and a pass breakup ... Had four stops in the season opener at Weber State.
2012 (Redshirt): Utilized his redshirt season.
High School: Season Stats: 193 tackles and 23 TFLs ... Led Indians to 8-4 record and second round of Class 2A playoffs ... Earned AP Class 2A honorable mention all-state honors ... Named District 9-2A Defensive MVP ... A Dogwood Circle Defensive Player of the Year selection ... Garnered honorable mention Smoaky.com All-East Texas accolades ... Brother, Jamal, is also a member of the Lumberjack football team.