2007: As a junior, played in seven games and was credited with one assisted tackle ... Played 71 snaps, all on special teams, over season's final seven games ... Received first varsity letter ... Spring Big 12 Commissioner's Honor Roll member.
2006: Saw action in one game as a sophomore linebacker ... Credited with two assisted tackles against Northwestern State ... Dressed for seven other games ... Played six snaps ... Named to fall and spring Big 12 Commissioner's Honor Roll.
2005: Redshirt freshman did not see any game action ... Fall Big 12 Commissioner's Honor Roll member.
2004: Made team as a walk-on, but took redshirt year ... Spring Big 12 Commissioner's Honor Roll selection.
High School: Elysian Fields High School, Elysian Fields, Texas ... Garnered second-team TexasHSfootball.com All-Texas honors and second-team Class 2A honors as a senior linebacker ... Also earned All-East Texas honors, as well as 20-2A All-District recognition ... Academic all-state team member ... Played in National All-Stars.com Bowl ... As a senior, credited with 104 tackles, five sacks, two interceptions, four fumble recoveries, two forced fumbles and two blocked punts ... Returned one fumble for a touchdown ... Three-year letterman helped Yellowjackets to 30-8 record on the field, three district crowns and three bi-district titles ... National Honor Society member was also listed in Who's Who and graduated in the Top 10 percent of class ... Played for coach Phil Castles at the District 20-2A school.
Personal: The son of Steve and Kim Findley, Ty Douglas Findley was born April 15, 1986, in Longview, Texas ... Has seven siblings ... Likes to fish ... Mechanical engineering major.