CAREER HIGHS Tackles: 1 2x, at Kansas (2013)*
Tackles For Loss: None
Fumble Recoveries: 1, at Kansas (2013)
* Indicates most recent high
2014 Redshirt season... Scout team member... did not play.
2013 Played in five games (0 starts) with two tackles (both solo) and one fumble recovery for three yards... made one tackle (solo) with first career fumble recovery in first career road Big 12 game at Kansas (10/5)... made first career tackle (solo) against Stephen F. Austin (9/7) in first career home game... made career debut in season opener at SMU (8/30).
HIGH SCHOOL Grayson High School in Loganville, Ga.... three-star prospect by ESPN and 24/7 Sports ... helped guide team to a state championship in 2011 and a Region 8-6A Championship in 2012 ... collected nine sacks and 15 tackles for loss during senior season... CHOSE TEXAS TECH OVER: Tennessee, BYU and Cincinnati... High School Coach: Mickey Conn.
PERSONAL Zachary Barnes... born September 25, 1994... son of Zachary and Kris Barnes... father, Zachary, was a ninth-round NFL Draft pick by the San Diego Chargers in 1984 after a collegiate career at Alabama State as a defensive tackle... an undeclared major at Texas Tech.