Made a significant impact in his first season on campus
2009: Named 2009 SLC Newcomer of the Year, and a 2009 honorable mention All-Southland Conferece selection ... Played in and started all 13 games at corner ... Finished sixth on the team with 65 tackles, including 32 solo stops ... Was also credited with two tackles for losses ... Picked off two passes during the year, and recorded six pass break ups ... Also forced three fumbles ... Recorded a season-high nine tackles, including four unassisted stops in the FCS second-round game at Montana ... Had a seven-tackle performance, including one for a loss, at Texas State ... Also forced a fumble against the Bobcats ... Recorded six tackles, including one for a loss, and forced a fumble at Western Illinois ... Had six tackles, including five solo stops, in the season opener at SMU ... Also recorded six tackles against Nicholls ... Recorded interceptions against Texas College and McNeese State.
Junior College: Two-year letterwinner and starter in the Navarro secondary.
High School: A three-year starter at McCallum High School ... A 2007 All-Region IV second-team wide receiver by Texashsfootball.com ... Garnered all-district recognition.
Personal: Son of Stanley Banks and Patricia Horton ... Born Sept. 16, 1987, in Austin, Texas ... A business major.