CAREER HIGHS Tackles: 2 3x, vs. Arizona State (2013)*
Tackles For Loss: None
Fumble Recoveries: None
* Indicates most recent high
2013 Played in 12 games (0 starts) with 12 tackles (9 solo)... made two tackles (both assisted) helping the Red Raiders to a 37-23 upset over No. 14 Arizona State (12/30) at the National University Holiday Bowl at Qualcomm Stadium in San Diego... posted one tackle in three consecutive games against No. 12 Oklahoma State (11/2), No. 4 Baylor (11/16) and at Texas (11/28)... made one tackle (solo) against Iowa State (10/12)... tallied two tackles at Kansas (10/5) during first career road Big 12 game... recorded one tackle against Texas State (9/21)... made one tackle (solo) in first career Big 12 game against No. 24 TCU (9/12)... made first career tackles with a pair (one solo) against Stephen F. Austin (9/7) during first career home game... made career debut at SMU (8/30) in season opener.
HUTCHINSON COMMUNITY COLLEGE Hutchinson Community College in Hutchinson, Kan.... as a freshman made seven tackles and one sack in the first game of the season before suffering a season-ending injury... Blue Dragons went 9-3 and 6-1 in Jayhawk West Conference play... three-star prospect by ESPN... signed with Cincinnati out of high school... CHOSE TEXAS TECH OVER: Cincinnati, Kansas State and Tennessee.
HIGH SCHOOL Norcross High School in Norcross, Ga... helped lead team to a 10-3 overall record and 6-2 league mark during his senior season... recorded 102 tackles in 2011 with 11 sacks and one interception as a senior... High School Coach: Keith Maloof.
PERSONAL Demetrius Alston... born December 22, 1992... son of Pam Alston... majoring in exercise and sports science/human science at Texas Tech.