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Wade Whitlow
77   Wade Whitlow

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Clute, Texas

High School:
Brazoswood HS

Height / Weight:
6-4 / 310

Position:
Offensive Tackle

Experience:
1L


09/16/2006

North Texas vs. Tulsa - September 16, 2006

North Texas vs. Tulsa - September 16, 2006 (Photos by Walt Beazley & Associated Press)

Tulsa -- A two-year letterwinner . . . has played in 19 career games and has four starts . . . 2006 -- Played in eight games and had two starts . . . was in the starting lineup against Stephen F. Austin and North Texas at right guard . . . played 18 snaps vs. Stephen F. Austin and 23 snaps against North Texas . . . had a high grade of 87-percent vs. North Texas . . . played on special teams in six more games . . . 2005 -- Played in two games . . . saw limited playing time against Rice and East Carolina . . . played six offensive snaps on the season . . . 2004 -- Played in nine games . . . was in the starting lineup at right guard against Oklahoma State and Navy . . . played 158 offensive snaps with a high game of 76 plays vs. Navy . . . also saw playing time on special teams . . . missed the final three games of the season . . . 2003 -- Was one of several freshmen to sit out the 2003 season due to red-shirt status . . . Overall -- A versatile player . . . can play either offensive guard or tackle position . . . technically sound as a pass protector . . . will push for a starting spot at guard or tackle.

High School -- Was a two-year letterwinner and starter at Brazoswood High School . . . was a starting offensive tackle and also played defensive tackle . . . earned first-team all-district and second-team all-county honors as a senior . . . received a two-star rating by TheInsiders.com . . . was a second-team all-district and all-county performer his junior campaign . . . also earned two letters in track . . . high school football coach was Dean DeAtley.

Personal -- Favorite book is Bleachers . . . his favorite NFL team is the Houston Texans . . . favorite movie is Goodfellas . . . his favorite TV show is "The Office" . . . his favorite professional athlete is Tiger Woods . . . his favorite NFL player is LaDainian Tomlinson . . . his favorite sport to play besides football is golf, while his favorite sport to watch is hockey . . . his favorite class at TU is Astronomy . . . if he could play a role in any movie it would be Ricky Bobby in Talledega Nights . . . the most memorable place he has visited is Pearl Harbor . . . if he were forced to give up all but one of his possessions, it would be his Ipod . . . parents are Donald and Laura Whitlow . . . majoring in accounting.