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 Derrick Cash 33
Derrick Cash
Class:
Senior

Hometown:
El Campo, Texas

High School:
El Campo

Height / Weight:
5-11 / 206

Position:
DB

Experience:
3L

Among Baylor?s career leaders in interception yards (5th with 189) and average per interception return (3rd with 27.0) ... Has started 15 straight games.

2002: Started all 12 games at strong safety ... Finished second on the team with 64 total tackles and was first with 50 solo stops ... Collected 10 tackles in back-to-back games at Texas Tech and at Texas ... Had eight tackles against New Mexico, Tulsa and Kansas State ... Made six tackles at Colorado ... Was second on the team with two interceptions ... Returned an interception 60 yards against Samford ... Also had an interception against Texas A&M.

2001: Played in all 11 games and started 10 ... Second on the team with 106 total tackles ... Led the club and finished tied for second in the Big 12 with five interceptions ... Had 10-or-more tackles in seven games ... Recorded six stops against Texas Tech ... Had 11 tackles, a tackle for loss, two pass deflections and an interception against fifth-ranked Texas ... Returned first career interception 73 yards for a touchdown against Arkansas State ... Had a career-high 18 tackles (11 solos) and recovered a fumble against Nebraska ... Totalled 13 tackles, including nine solos stops, at Texas A&M ... Second on the team with 10 passes defended ... Recorded 11 stops against New Mexico and Oklahoma ... Had 10 tackles, including one for loss, and an interception at Iowa State ... Intercepted a pass in three of the Bears? last four games ... Former linebacker made switch to secondary during the spring.

2000: Played in all 11 games ... Started one game, against Texas, at strongside linebacker ... Finished the season with 50 tackles (31 solos), including four for loss ... Blocked two punts ... Speedy redshirt freshman blocked punt to set up first Baylor score against Minnesota ... Also blocked a punt at Oklahoma State ... Made six tackles, including one for loss, while making first career start at Texas ... Also collected six tackles against Minnesota, South Florida and Nebraska as a key reserve at weakside linebacker ... Had season-high eight stops in season-opening win at North Texas ... Made five tackles and gained 19 yards on a fake punt against Iowa State.

1999: Redshirted as a true freshman.

High School: El Campo High School, El Campo, Texas ... Rushed for more than 2,000 yards over final two seasons, including more than 1,200 as a senior to earn District 24-4A MVP honors ... As a defensive back, made 33 solo tackles, assisted on 24 ... Intercepted two passes, deflected five ... Forced three fumbles and recovered one ... As a junior, he was District 24-4A defensive MVP after making 62 solo tackles, 47 assists and two fumble recoveries at linebacker ... Waco Tribune-Herald top 100 ... Dallas Morning News top 100 ... Houston Chronicle top 100 ... Fort Worth Star-Telegram top 100 ... San Antonio Express-News top 100 ... No. 82 on Lone Star 100.

Personal: Derrick DeWayne Cash ... Born Jan. 20, 1981 ... Son of Annie Cash ... Majoring in outdoor recreation.

Cash?s Career Defensive Stats

YEAR	G/GS	TT	UT	AT	TFL-YDS	QBS-YDS	FF/FR	PD	INT-YDS
2000	11/1	50	31	19	4-12	0-0	0/0	0	0-0
2001	11/10	106	67	39	2-4	0-0	0/1	13	5-129
2001	12/12	64	50	14	1-3	0-0	1/0	2	2-60
Totals	34/23	220	148	72	7-19	0-0	1/1	15	7-189
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