Nomad on the line ... has played at the guard position as well as center ... spent most of first three seasons in three-man rotation at left and right guard ... is the projected starter heading into spring drills ... despite only seven career starts, has seen considerable time.
2003 - Second-Team Academic All-Big 12 ... gave up one sack all season ... integral component of nation's top-ranked pass offense ... backed up all-conference center Toby Cecil ... number of sacks allowed by the offensive line dropped from 46 in 2002 to 25 in 2003 ... Navy - dominated the trenches, helping pave the way for Tech's bowl season-best 497 passing yards ... Oklahoma - started at left guard for second start of the season ... another stellar performance from the offensive line against the nation's top defensive unit ... o-line didn't allow a sack in the game, after OU entered the affair with 39 sacks on the season ... Texas - offensive line turned in outstanding performance, allowing only one sack, while helping the offense roll up 527 yards of total offense on the nation's 16th-ranked defensive unit ... Tech also passed for 365 yards against UT's fifth-ranked pass defense ... Baylor - Bone Award ... offense rolled up 716 yards of total offense against the Bears, the second-best single-game total in school history ... Colorado - team passed for 399 yards and rushed for 91 more ... Missouri - Tech quarterbacks threw for 437 yards and four touchdowns ... line allowed only one sack in 73 pass attempts ... Oklahoma State - paved way for Henderson's second-straight 100-yard game ... Tech rolled up 552 passing yards and 49 points ... Iowa State - Tech rushed for Leach era-best 240 yards ... 535-yard passing day for Tech offense ... Texas A&M - Red Raiders pass for 605 yards and score 59 against Aggies; most points allowed in A&M school history ... part of offensive line that allowed only one sack in 59 pass attempts ... Mississippi - started at left guard ... helped provide Symons solid protection in 661-yard passing performance ... Red Raiders register 713 yards of total offense on the road ... N.C. State - Tech rolls up 681 yards of total offense, including 586 through the air ... New Mexico - solid performance in the trenches in Symons' first 400-yard passing game ... SMU - opened the season with solid effort against the Mustangs.
2002 - All-Big 12 Academic first team ... played in all 14 games this season and made three starts ... relieved Cecil at center in two starts ... graded 80 percent against Colorado ... tallied an 88 percent grade against Iowa State ... played both guard and center.
2001 - Played in all 11 games and started three ... big, quick, versatile lineman ... can play any position across the line.
2000 - Redshirt season ... named to the Big 12 Commissioner's Honor Roll for fall semester.
High School - Pflugerville High School in Pflugerville, Texas ... first-team all-district selection as a tackle ... first-team All-CenTex ... two-way player at PHS ... also served as deep snapper ... also participated in track and field at PHS ... High School Coach: George Herrmann.
Personal - Dylan Gandy... son of Cindy Mock and Phil Gandy ... born March 8, 1982, in Harlingen, Texas ... enjoys camping, riding horses, hiking, hunting, fishing and going to the lake ... majoring in history.
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