CAREER HIGHS Tackles: 11, vs. Baylor (2011)
Tackles For Loss: 1 2x, vs. Kansas (2012)*
Fumbles Recovered: None
* Indicates most recent high
2012 Played in 13 games (9 starts) and made 52 tackles (37 solo, 15 assisted) and collected 1.5 tackles for a loss... led all underclassmen (freshmen, sophomores) on the team in tackles... posted five or more tackles in four of the last six games played... notched multiple tackles in 11-of-13 games played... posted seven tackles (two solo) against Minnesota (12/28) in the Meineke Car Care Bowl of Texas at Reliant Stadium... second on the team with eight tackles (seven solo) against Baylor (11/24) at Cowboys Stadium... had five tackles (three solo) with 0.5 tackles for a loss at No. 24 Oklahoma State (11/17)... tallied four tackles (all solo) with a tackle for a loss against Kansas (11/10)... had three tackles (all solo) against No. 22 Texas (11/3)... tied for the team lead with eight tackles (four solo) at No. 3 Kansas State (10/27)... made four tackles (all solo) at No. 21 TCU (10/20)... had two tackles (both solo) against No. 4 West Virginia (10/13)... notched one tackle (solo) against No. 14 Oklahoma (10/6)... had three tackles (all solo) at Iowa State (9/29)... posted a tackle (solo) against New Mexico (9/15)... recorded two tackles (both solo) at Texas State (9/8)... tied for second on the team with four tackles (three solo) in season opener against Northwestern State (9/1).
2011 Big 12 All-Freshman Team Defense (Rivals.com)... played in 12 games (5 starts) making 30 tackles (25 solo) with one tackle for a loss of a yard... second on the team among all freshmen in tackles (LB Blake Dees, 32)... made 11 tackles (nine solo) against No. 18 Baylor at Cowboys Stadium in Arlington (11/26)... posted one tackle (solo) at No. 25 Texas (11/5)... collected one tackle (solo) against Iowa State (10/29)... made three tackles (two solo) at No. 1 Oklahoma (10/22)... assisted on one tackle at Kansas (10/1)... second on the team with eight tackles (all solo), including one tackle for a loss of a yard against Nevada (9/24)... made first career start at linebacker and made two tackles (one solo) at New Mexico (9/17)... made collegiate debut with three tackles (all solo) in season opener against Texas State (9/3).
HIGH SCHOOL Lakeview Centennial High School in Garland, Texas... three-star prospect by Rivals and ESPN.com ... Second-Team District 10-5A ... posted 118 total tackles as a senior with 64 solo and 55 assisted ... logged four sacks, one interception, two pass deflections, two forced fumbles and two fumble recoveries... also played basketball as a prep... High School Coach: Don Willis.
PERSONAL Sam Ehi Eguavoen... born February 22, 1993, in Dallas, Texas... son of Esosa and Patience Eguavoen... has an older sister, LaTricia, an older brother, Andre, and a younger brother, Owen... enjoys drawing and singing... majoring in art at Texas Tech.