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Maurice Holman
Maurice  Holman
Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Mt. Vernon, TX

High School:
Mt. Vernon HS

Height / Weight:
6-1 / 209

Position:
Linebacker


2006
Named honorable mention All-Sun Belt Conference ... Started all 12 games at linebacker... Finished second on Mean Green and eighth in the Sun Belt in tackles with 74... Third on team with 6.5 tackles for loss ... Honored with the Byron Gross Award as the team’s outstanding linebacker ... Made fourth-down stop on goal line at the end of first half versus Florida International to preserve North Texas lead in game that Mean Green would claim in seven overtimes... Led team with a season-high 11 tackles and a sack in win over SMU... Matched season-best with 11 tackles, including 2.5 tackles for loss and a sack, in win over Florida International.

2005
Named honorable mention All-Sun Belt Conference after a breakout season ... Ranked third on the team with 86 total tackles ... Led the Mean Green in tackles in four games, including back-to-back weeks against Troy and Florida International ... Given the team’s Byron Gross Award for the team’s top linebacker ... Led the team in quarterback hurries ... Earned conference player of the week honors for his 99-yard game-tying interception return for a touchdown against Middle Tennessee ... Among the team leaders with five tackles for loss and 1.5 sacks.

2004
Had a career and game-high 10 tackles in the Wyndham New Orleans Bowl ... Sealed the win over Idaho with a fourth quarter interception and 54-yard return ... Tallied 19 tackles last season and saw action in 11 games ... Had three tackles and a tackle for loss at Colorado and followed it with a three tackle performance at Baylor the next week ... Used heavily on kick off and punt teams.

2003
Was a redshirt

High School/Personal
Was the defensive MVP of District 11-3A for a team that finished 9-1 and won the district title ... Led team with 165 tackles as a senior and had 95 tackles as a junior ... Named first-team all-district as a junior ... Named Dallas Morning News Player of the Week for his 18-tackle, 11-solo performance against Mineloa ... Placed third in the discus in district meet as a junior ... Named second-team all-district in basketball as a junior ... Son of Maurice Holman Sr. and Mable Monroe ... Born September 9, 1984.

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