Playboy Preseason All-American
Lombardi Trophy Candidate
2001...Football News Third-Team All-America ... Football News First-Team All-Big 12 ... All-Big 12 Second Team by the coaches ... Dallas Morning News First-Team All-Big 12 ... Associated Press First-Team All-Big 12 ... is in second place all-time at Tech with 25 career sacks ... trails leader Montae Reagor by a half of a sack ... single-season record holder with 12 sacks last season ... had five tackles against Iowa, including four for loss and two sacks ... logged seven tackles, including two for loss, and two quarterback hurries against SFA ... had 11 tackles and two sacks against Oklahoma ... eight tackles, three for loss, and two sacks at OSU ... had 12 tackles, two tackles for loss and a sack against A&M ... finished the BU game with six tackles, one tackle for loss, two quarterback hurries and two sacks ... posted seven tackles, including one for loss, at Nebraska ... had been playing with foot injury suffered at Texas ... career-high three sacks against K-State ... also made four tackles for loss ... finished the game with 12 stops ... nine tackles, including one for a loss and a sack against KU ... recorded two tackles for loss of four yards at Texas ... finished the game with seven tackles ... had six tackles, including two for loss, against New Mexico ... also forced two fumbles and logged a sack for a seven-yard loss.
2000...Sophomore defensive end who made many big plays on the season, including a 63-yard fumble return for a touchdown ... named Second Team All-Big 12 by The Sporting News ... had two tackles and a quarterback hurry against ECU ... recorded eight stops, one QB hurry and one pass deflection at No. 1 Oklahoma ... had six tackles, five solo and one for loss, and two QB hurries versus Oklahoma State ... also blocked a field goal that was returned for a touchdown by Lawrence Flugence, the turning point of the contest against OSU ... credited with five solo stops against 20th-ranked Texas ... also had one tackle for loss, forced a fumble, had one QB hurry and two sacks versus the Longhorns ... recorded seven tackles, including one for loss, at Kansas ... recorded 10 tackles at 10th-ranked Kansas State with one pass deflection ... credited with seven tackles, including two for loss, versus top-ranked Nebraska ... added one pass deflection against the Cornhuskers ... had five tackles, including three sacks, versus Baylor ... recorded nine tackles at Texas A&M, two for loss ... made four stops versus Louisiana-Lafayette with two QB hurries ... had three solo tackles against North Texas, including one for loss ... also had a fumble recovery, one sack and one QB hurry versus UNT ... added four stops versus Utah State, two for loss, as well as one pass deflection, one sack and two QB hurries ... made three tackles in season-opener versus New Mexico, and had a 63-yard fumble return for a touchdown ... also had one tackle for loss, one sack and a QB hurry against UNM.
1999...Emerged as one of top young defensive players and big play makers in Big 12 ... named as third-team freshman All-America ... played in 10 games and started one ... finished season with 36 total tackles ... missed Texas game and most of Iowa State game with knee sprain ... second on team with five sacks (-40) ... earned first career start against Colorado ... career-best eight tackles at UL Lafayette ... scooped up a fumble and returned it 53 yards for a touchdown at ASU ... also forced a fumble and recorded four quarterback pressures against ASU.
High School...Denison High School in Denison, Texas ... first-team class 4A all-state selection as defensive end by TSWA and Associated Press ... first-team all-district 17-4A as defensive end and tight end ... two-way starter as a junior and senior as defensive end and tight end ... credited with 93 solo tackles, 61 assists, 35 tackles for loss, 12 sacks, four blocked punts and one interception as a senior ... also caught 16 passes for 340 yards and five TDs ... All-Texoma Land selection ... lettered and started on three consecutive class state finalists ... team went 47-4 during that time ... senior class vice president ... Who's Who Among Young American Athletes ... High School Coach: Bob Brown.
Personal...Aaron Hunt ... son of Regina Hunt ... born June 19, 1980 in Denison ... brother, Reggie, played football at Texas Christian University ... cousin, Fred Washington, played football for the Chicago Bears of the NFL ... graduated in May 2002 with a degree in communications.