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List of East Texans on Division I FBS College Football Rosters

Carthage graduate Isaiah Golden is one of four East Texans that will be on Texas A&M’s roster this fall. (Christopher Vinn,

There will be 115 players from East Texas on FBS rosters come college football season, including players from the 2013 signing class.

More than two dozen FBS schools will have at least one East Texans on their rosters. The Big 12 Conference leads the way with 36 players from the area. The SEC, which has had a team win the national title in each of the last seven years, has 14 players hailing from East Texas.

The Texas Longhorns and North Texas Mean Green have the most East Texas representation with 10 players apiece.

East Texans on FBS Rosters

(includes 2013 signing class)

Air Force

  • Colin Jeter TE, Fr., Longview
  • Nick Siler, OL, Fr., Henderson



  • D.J. Dean, ATH, Fr., Newton
  • Eric Hawkins, WR, RS Fr., Longview
  • Darrell Kelly-Thomas, DE, Soph., Lufkin
  • Alex Voelzke, TE, Soph., Spring Hill


Arkansas State

  • Kendrick Daniels, RB, RS Fr., Sulphur Springs
  • Cliff Mitchell, OL, RS Sr., Jasper


Boise State

  • Derrick Thomas, RB, TS Jr., Pittsburg



  • B.J. Allen, CB, Soph., Tatum
  • Pat Colbert, TE, Soph., Kilgore
  • Darius Jones, CB, Sr., Marshall
  • Rashodrick Linwood, WR, RS Fr., Linden-Kildare



  • Tyus Bowser, DE, Fr., John Tyler
  • Jeremiah Farley, DL, Jr., Longview
  • Aaron Johnson, WR, Jr., Longview
  • Austin Lunsford, OL, Jr., Garrison
  • Tomme Mark, DL, Soph., Lufkin
  • Bryce Redman, OL, Jr., Longview
  • Greg Ward, QB, Fr., John Tyler
  • Austin Wilson, LB, Sr., Tyler Lee



  • Cantrell McKinley, S, Soph., Liberty-Eylau



  • Bivins Caraway, QB, Fr., Longview
  • Corey Davis, CB, Soph., Gladewater
  • Cortney Davis, WR, Soph., Gladewater
  • Malcolm Edmond, DE, Jr., Liberty-Eylau
  • Joey Gautney, DE, Jr., Whitehouse
  • De’Vonte Haggerty, WR, Fr., John Tyler
  • DeVontae McNeal, RB, Soph., Quitman
  • Jackson Randle, DE, Soph., Lufkin


Louisiana Tech

  • Vince Cano, OL, Sr., Kilgore
  • Grant Childress, WR, RS Fr., Tyler Grace
  • Matthew Shepperd, OL, Sr., Marshall



  • Mitch Manley, TE, RS Soph., Pittsburg
  • Micah Simmons, OL, Soph., Lindale


Mississippi State

  • Jeremey Chappelle, WR, Jr., Bullard Brook Hill
  • Fred Ross, WR, Fr., John Tyler



  • Michael Boddie, OL, RS Soph., Gilmer
  • Cortland Browning, S, RS Soph., Tyler Lee
  • Rickey Hatley, DL, RS Fr., Atlanta
  • Braylon Webb, S, RS Jr., Gilmer


North Texas

  • Carl Caldwell, WR, Sr., Whitehouse
  • Antonio Johnson, OL, Jr., Diboll
  • Lairamie Lee, DB, Jr., Chapel Hill
  • Blake Macek, P, RS Fr., Sulphur Springs
  • Syd Moore, DT, Fr., Van
  • Daniel Prior, TE, Sr., Henderson
  • Rex Rollins, DB, RS Fr., Chapel Hill
  • Andrew Tucker, DB, Fr., Chapel Hill
  • Sir Calvin Wallace, DT, RS Fr., Chapel Hill
  • Mason Y’Barbo, OL, Jr., Sulphur Springs



  • Aaron Franklin, LB, RS Jr., Marshall
  • Trey Metoyer, WR, Soph., Whitehouse


Oklahoma State

  • Devin Davis, OL, Soph., Nacogdoches
  • Eric Davis, DE, RS Fr., John Tyler
  • Jake Jenkins, OL, Jr., Gilmer
  • Charlie Moore, WR, Sr., Bullard
  • Corion Webster, RB, Fr., Atlanta
  • Sam Wren, DE, Jr., Palestine


Oregon State

  • Damien Haskins, RB, Fr., New Boston



  • Darrion Pollard, CB, RS Fr., Gilmer
  • Luke Turner, RB, Soph., Gilmer
  • Michael Warren, CB, Soph., Frankston



  • Everett Dickerson, DB, Fr., Atlanta
  • Jeremy Johnson, WR, Sr., John Tyler
  • Kevin Pope, LB, Sr., Mount Enterprise
  • Nick Reed, DL, Soph., Pleasant Grove
  • Traylon Shead, RB, Jr., Cayuga
  • JaBryce Taylor, WR, Fr., Lufkin
  • Der’rikk Thompson, WR, Jr., Troup
  • Trey Washington, DB, Fr., Gilmer



  • Ray Burns, DT, Sr., Maud
  • James Dunbar, OT, Sr., Maud
  • Travoskey Garrett, CB, Soph., Lufkin
  • Chris Hackett, S, Soph., John Tyler
  • Bryant House, DT, Sr., Maud
  • Dac Shaw, LB, Fr., Mineola



  • Carrington Byndom, CB, Sr., Lufkin
  • Josh Cochran, OT, Jr., Hallsville
  • Ashton Dorsey, DT, Sr., John Tyler
  • Steve Edmond, LB, Jr., Daingerfield
  • Bryant Jackson, WR, Jr., Sulphur Springs
  • Clark Orren, OL, RS Fr., Longview
  • Jalen Overstreet, QB, RS Fr., Tatum
  • Kendall Sanders, WR, Soph., Athens
  • Dalton Santos, LB, Soph., Van
  • Kendall Thompson, LB, Jr., Carthage


Texas A&M

  • Tra Carson, RB, Soph., Liberty-Eylau
  • Isaiah Golden, DT, Fr., Carthage
  • Malcome Kennedy, WR, Jr., Cayuga
  • Ed Pope, WR, RS Fr., Carthage


Texas State

  • Lucas Askew, TE, Fr., Harmony
  • David Mims, CB, RS Fr., Daingerfield


Texas Tech

  • Ryan Bustin, K, Jr., Kilgore
  • Dylan Cantrell, WR, Fr., Whitehouse
  • Beau Carpenter, OL, Jr., Sulphur Springs
  • Reginald Davis, WR, Soph., Tenaha
  • Conner Grooms, OL, Soph., Tyler Lee
  • Chris Knighton, DE, Sr., Longview
  • Pete Robertson, LB, Soph., Longview
  • Dominique Wheeler, WR, Soph., Crockett



  • Keyarris Garrett, WR, Jr., Daingerfield
  • Bradley White, DB, Soph., Tyler Grace



  • Germard Reed, DL, Sr., Lufkin
  • Robert Spencer, DB, Soph., John Tyler



  • Treston Coleman, RB, Fr., Frankston
  • Kenny Harrison, WR, Jr., Linden-Kildare
  • Darrien Starling, CB, Jr., John Tyler
  • Triston Wade, S, Jr., John Tyler


Washington State

  • Tyler Baker, WR, RS Soph., Bullard Brook Hill



  • Jalen Claiborne, WR, Jr., Carthage
  • Marqueston Huff, CB, Sr., Liberty-Eylau
  • Trey Norman, WR, Jr., Liberty-Eylau
  • Chad Reese, S, Jr., Tyler Lee
  • Lucas Wacha, LB, RS Fr., Pleasant Grove

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