Antoine Bush
Antoine  Bush

Tyler, TX

High School:
John Tyler HS

Height / Weight:
5-11 / 170

Defensive Back

Recorded 34 tackles (21 solo) and three pass breakups ... Finished 6th on the team in total tackles ... Picked off a pass and returned it 10 yards at FAU ... Made a season-high six tackles against Troy ... Started nine of 12 games.

Started in all 12 games in the Mean Green secondary ... Has failed to only start one game so far for North Texas in his two-year career ... His 23 starts are the most by any returning defensive player ... Recorded the most tackles by a North Texas cornerback during the 2007 season with 42 ... Tallied second career interception against Troy in which the Mean Green defense forced seven Trojan turnovers.

Started 11 of 12 games at cornerback... Finished fifth on squad in tackles with 42... Honored with the Bill Brashier Award as the team’s outstanding defensive back... Forced drive-stopping fumble in first overtime of seven-overtime win over Florida International ... Registered five tackles along with picking off first pass of career in season opener at Texas... Had season-high eight tackles versus Middle Tennessee... Had one tackle for a loss each against SMU and Louisiana-Monroe. 2005: Was a redshirt.

High School/Personal
A versatile athlete that played quarterback, receiver and defensive back in high school ... Clocked at 4.6 seconds in the 40-yard dash, Bush will be a welcome addition to the Mean Green defensive secondary ... Named to TexasFootball.com’s 5A "Super List" of players to watch in the state ... Selected as the District 12-5A Most Valuable Player on Offense ... Named honorable mention academic all-state by the Texas High School Coaches Association ... Threw for over 400 yards and three touchdowns his senior season in a run-oriented offense ... Son of Reginald and Glori Bush ... Born March 15, 1987. To remove

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