Ryan Epperson returns after an all-SLC season as a junior.
2012 (Sophomore): Played in six games ... Was the backup at the SAM linebacker ... Recorded three tackles ... Had a season-high two stops against Nicholls State.
2011 (Freshman): Appeared in five games recording an assisted tackle in each game ... Also broke up a pass against Lamar.
High School:Recorded 104 tackles, and picked off three passes in his final two seasons ... A first-team All-District 21-5A selection ... A first-team all-super gold selection ... An All-SETXsports.com second-team selection ... Helped lead Westbrook to the second round of the Class 5A Division I state playoffs ... Also earned Academic All-District honors ... Also ran track.
Personal: Son of Paul and Stephany Bryant ... Born on Nov. 9, 1992 ... Undecided major