Young set of corners progressing well
Practices begin March 5 and end with spring game on April 6
Hurricane improves to 8-2 overall and 6-0 in Conference USA action
Tulsa -- A two-year letterwinner . . . has played in 27 career games in two seasons . . . has 39 career tackles, five pass break-ups and two interceptions . . . has two defensive touchdowns in his career, one coming off an interception and one fumble return . . . 2012 - Played in all 14 games . . . started the Marshall and UTEP games at cornerback . . . collected 27 tackles, including 18 solos, and added two pass break-ups, one interception and one TFL for -9 yards . . . totaled three tackles and had one interception at Houston . . . made his first career start at Marshall, and had a season-high six tackles, one pass break-up and returned a fumble for an 11-yard TD . . . also had five stops at UAB . . . 2011 - Played in all 13 games . . . tallied 12 tackles, three pass break-ups, one interception, one forced fumble and one fumble recovery . . . totaled 4 stops, one TFL for -8 yards and two pass break-ups against UAB . . . had his first career interception against North Texas and returned it for a 36-yard touchdown . . . had one stop in his first career game vs. #1 Oklahoma . . . Overall - Possesses high energy and is explosive . . . an aggressive cornerback . . . has good ball skills and possesses good speed.
High School -- Was a three-year letterwinner and starter at Carl Albert High School . . . started three years at receiver and two years at cornerback . . . totaled 50 tackles, nine pass break-ups, three interceptions and three fumble recoveries his senior season . . . named second-team all-state by The Oklahoman as a senior . . . high school coach was Gary Rose.
Personal -- Favorite NFL player is Asante Samuel . . . lists Space Jam as his favorite movie . . . his favorite sports movie is He Got Game . . . his favorite professional sports team is the Boston Celtics, while Rajon Rondo and former NBA all-star Allen Iverson are his favorite professional athletes . . . favorite musician is John Legend and his favorite song is Ordinary People . . . enjoys cooking and playing video games . . . favorite NFL team is the New York Jets . . . if he could play any role in a movie is would be Will Smith's role in I am Legend . . . the one word he uses to best describe himself is "unique" . . . parents are Dwight and Audrey Dobbins . . . majoring in communication . . . born August 27, 1992 in Oklahoma City, Okla.
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