2013 Played in three games (0 starts) while playing on the Red Raider offensive line... all three games played were at home... final game played was in a reserve role against Texas State (9/21)... made Big 12 career debut as a reserve against No. 24 TCU (9/12)... made career debut in home opener against Stephen F. Austin (9/7).
UNIVERSITY OF TEXAS-EL PASO UTEP in El Paso, Texas (NCAA D-I)... signed with UTEP out of high school as part of the Miners' 2010 signing class.
HIGH SCHOOL Legacy Christian Academy in Frisco, Texas... as a senior named to Dave Campbell's Texas Football Top-300 list ... four-year starter at offensive tackle... started three seasons at defensive tackle ... helped guide team to state titles in 2008 and 2009 ... first-team All-District on offense and defense as both a junior and senior ... first-team All-State on offense and defense as a senior... voted the team's lineman of the year ... first-team All-State in the Rogers Recruiting Report ... earned second team All-State honors on defense and honorable mention on offense ... accounted for 23 knockdowns a game as an offensive lineman his senior year ... combined for 21 sacks and nine forced fumbles his junior and senior year ... lettered four years in baseball and track & field ... Academic All-State honoree... High School Coach: Mike Hall
PERSONAL Benjamin Snider... born May 7, 1992... son of Pepper and Heather Snider... an undeclared major at Texas Tech.