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Nate Brooks
Nate  Brooks
Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Whitehouse, TX

High School:
Whitehouse HS

Height / Weight:
6-0 / 176

Position:
DB


08/14/2017

Day 12 Notebook: Mean Green Open Week Three

North Texas Held Practice In Apogee Stadium Monday

08/11/2017

Reffett's Focus Is Forward

Defensive Coordinator Troy Reffett Looks Ahead To 2017

08/09/2017

VIDEO: Brooks, Tucker Recap Day Nine

Junior DB Nate Brooks And Senior RB Andrew Tucker Talk Following Wednesday's Practice

08/05/2017

Scrimmage Notebook: Quarterbacks Start Strong, Defensive Line Shines

North Texas Held Its First Scrimmage Of Fall Camp Saturday At Apogee Stadium

07/17/2017

McClain, Brooks Earn Preseason All-Conference USA Honors

Pair Of Mean Green Defensive Backs Earn Preseason Plaudits

2017:
• Preseason All-Conference USA selection

2016:

• All-Conference USA Honorable Mention
• Recorded 57 total tackles (36 solo) with a team-high four interceptions, a sack, two forced fumbles, two tackles for loss and four pass break-ups in 13 appearances, all of which were starts at corner
• Made five tackles (two solo) on 12/27 vs. Army in the Zaxby’s Heart of Dallas Bowl
• Posted four stops at UTEP on 11/26
• Earned C-USA Defensive Player of the Week honors when he intercepted a pair of passes, recorded six tackles (three solo), forced a fumble, had a pass break-up and a tackle for loss in the win on 11/19 vs. Southern Miss
• Made three tackles at WKU on 11/12
• Tied for the team-lead in tackles vs. La Tech on 11/5, with seven
• Had four stops on 10/29 at UTSA
• Made five tackles and intercepted his second pass of the season late in the fourth quarter at Army on 10/22
• Had four tackles in the win vs. Marshall on 10/8
• Posted three tackles on 10/1 vs. MTSU
• Had five tackles (two solo), his first career sack, and broke up a pass in the double OT win on 9/24 at Rice
• Led the team with tackles at No. 23 Florida with eight (seven solo), had his first career interception and forced a fumble on 9/17
• Posted two tackles vs. Bethune-Cookman on 9/10
• Made his season debut on 9/3 vs. SMU, starting at corner and making one tackle

2015:
• Played in 10 games for the Mean Green, starting each of the last seven games of the season, including his first career start against WKU
• Totaled 38 tackles, including 27 solo, with 3.5 tackles for loss, three pass break-ups and three passes defended
• Made his first career start against WKU, and along with fellow true freshman Ashton Preston, they became the first freshman duo to start at cornerback since 2006
• Totaled nine tackles, including 2.5 for loss, and broke up two passes vs. WKU
• Finished with a career-high and team-leading 11 tackles against UTSA

High School:
• Was rated a three-star prospect by ESPN.com.
• Named to the 2014 ETSN.fm East Texas Football Super Team Second-Team
• Played offense and defense his senior season and was a second-team all-district 16-5A selection at the utility position
• Ran for 289 yards and six touchdowns while throwing for 751 yards and five touchdowns
• On defense Brooks had 41 tackles, three interceptions, six PBUs and one defensive touchdown
• On offense for the year Brooks had 1,040 yards of total offense
• Was a team captain
• As a junior, Brooks was a first-team all-district 16-4A selection at safety when he intercepted four passes and had 53 tackles
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