Antonio will again compete for a starting spot on the
Jackrabbit defensive line this season
Played in all 12 games, making five starts ... notched
at least one tackle in 11 contests and a tackle for loss in eight games ....
credited with sacks against Georgia Southern, Youngstown State, Minnesota and
Montana ... also forced and recoverd fumble in playoff game against Montana
Drew a starting assignment in nine of the team's 12
games ... ranked second on team with 9.5 tackles for loss and 3.5 sacks ...
recorded at least one tackle in every game, including career-high seven stops
in home opener versus Youngstown State ... was credited with 1.5 tackles for
loss and a sack against YSU ... notched sacks at Indiana State and versus
Missouri State, as well as a half-sack against Cal Poly ... recorded five total
tackles, including 2.5 tackles for loss and a safety in win at Indiana State
... forced a fumble and registered TFL at Southern Illinois
Lettered after playing in seven games ... top performance came against Central Arkansas as he forced a
fumble and both of his tackles went for losses, including a 9-yard sack ...
forced a momentum-changing fumble on kick return in win over Southern Utah ... credited with solo
tackle in collegiate debut against Youngstown State
Redshirted .. was named Scout Defense Player of the
Week prior to game at McNeese State (La.)
Put together a standout all-around prep
athletic career at Roosevelt High School ... in football, he played for coach
Brent DeBoer and was a member of the Sioux Falls Argus Leader Elite 45 team ...
played both ways, finishing with 43 tackles, including six sacks, while on
offense he rushed for 977 yards with 15 touchdowns ... averaged 7.13 yards per
carry ... won back-to-back 215-pound Class A state wrestling titles ... as a
junior, ended season with a perfect 47-0 record ... placed in four events at
the 2005 state track meet ... won state shot put title in 2006 and placed
eighth in 110-meter hurdles