Byron

Hanspard, Jr.

CB • 6-0 • 180 • DeSoto, Texas (DeSoto High School)

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One of the nation's top cornerback prospects with plenty of size and outstanding ball skills ... Under Armour All-America Game selection ... Dave Campbell's Texas Football Texas Top 300 ... Landry Award Finalist ... 42 tackles, 3.0 TFL and one interception as a senior for coach Todd Peterman ... also had 36 receptions for 493 yards and two touchdowns ... helped team to 10-2 record in 2017 ... tallied 40 tackles and three picks during junior season ... rated four stars by 247 Sports ... No. 289 nationally ... No. 33 in Texas ... No. 12 athlete in the country ... four-star rating by ESPN ... No. 100 in ESPN 300 ... No. 13 in Texas ... No. 13 corner nationally ... three-star corner according to Rivals ... No. 72 in Texas ... father, Byron, was unanimous All-American and the Doak Walker award winner in 1996 at Texas Tech ... picked Baylor over Arkansas, Texas Tech, Colorado and Houston

HEAD COACH MATT RHULE ON HANSPARD
"Great talent. Even better person. Excited about what he brings to community as well as secondary."