McCoil and Nelson have combined to start 55 games at safety for the Hurricane
Junior Cody Green tops post-spring depth chart at quarterback
TulsaHurricane.com goes position by position on defense
Key battles expected at quarterback, offensive line, tight end and middle linebacker
Hurricane gets four first-team selections and five on second team
Tulsa -- A returning letterwinner . . . 2011 - Was one of five true freshmen to play and earn a letter . . . played in 11 games . . . earned Conference USA all-Freshman team accolades . . . did not play in the season opener at #1 Oklahoma and the final game against BYU . . . was credited with 20 tackles, including 10 solos . . . had a career-best nine tackles and 1.5 stops for -3 yards at UTEP in his most playing time in the secondary . . . also registered four solo tackles against North Texas . . . saw his first playing time against Tulane and had 2 tackles . . . also totaled 2 stops at Rice . . . had one tackle and one fumble recovery against SMU . . . Overall - Missed spring drills . . . a very good and fluid athlete . . . possesses good speed and quickness . . . a very aggressive player . . . needs to add size and strength.
High School --Earned first-team Tulsa World all-state and all-metro accolades as a kick return specialist his senior season . . . selected to The Oklahoman honorable mention all-state team as a senior running back . . . helped lead his team to a 10-1 record as a senior . . . rushed for 842 yards, 17 touchdowns and a 7.9 average per carry as a senior . . . caught 11 passes for 233 yards . . . also averaged 25.8 yards and 16 punt returns with two TDs and averaged 26.5 yards on six kick returns his senior campaign . . . on defense, totaled 28 tackles and four interceptions from his cornerback position . . . gained 1,251 yards and 16 touchdowns on 148 carries his junior season . . . rushed for over 200 yards in each of his final five games in 2009 . . . high school coach was Tag Gross.
Personal --Majoring in arts & sciences . . . born July 18, 1992.
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