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2  Raymond Pierce
Raymond Pierce


Rialto, California

High School:

Last College:
San Bernardino Valley College

Height / Weight:
6-2 / 212



Human Development and Family Studies

Former safety-turned-linebacker is back at free safety ... tremendous athlete who works well at safety with his size ... strong, punishing tackler ... emerged from spring drills as the backup to Vincent Meeks at free safety.

2003 - Redshirt season.

2002 - Had a tackle in the bowl game ... four tackles at Oklahoma ... finished the Baylor game with two tackles and a pass defended ... had nine tackles at Colorado ... made six stops against Missouri ... nine tackles and a pass defended against Iowa State ... had seven tackles and a pass breakup against A&M ... five tackles at New Mexico ... interception in fourth quarter against N.C. State set up game-tying field goal ... finished the game with a career-high 11 tackles and two pass breakups ... earned first-career start at SMU ... logged seven tackles against the Mustangs ... followed with nine tackles in win over Mississippi ... also had two pass breakups.

Junior College - San Bernardino Valley College in San Bernardino, Calif. ... JUCO Top 100 ... grabbed five interceptions and returned two for touchdowns last season ... two-year All-Conference ... started at corner in 2001 and safety in 2000 ... played in the Cal State semifinals ... recruited by Kansas ... Junior College Coach: John Smedley.

High School - Eisenhower High School in Rialto, Calif. ... all-conference and all-county ... helped EHS to No. 8 ranking in state during senior season ... also ran sprints in track.

Personal - Raymond Pierce, Jr. ... born November 20, 1981, in Los Angeles, Calif. ... son of Deborah and Raymond Pierce ... has two brothers ... majoring in human development and family studies.

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