Third-year senior, former junior college transfer... Veteran of special teams with 24 career games played entering 2013 season... Spent 2009 redshirt season at University of Arizona.
2012 (Junior): Played in 12 of 13 games as junior, primarily on special teams... Totaled five tackles (three solo) on season... Saw action from scrimmage in one contest, second game win over Sam Houston State... Made one solo stop vs. SHSU...Had season-high two tackles in win at ULM in third game... Made single tackles at No. 9 West Virginia (fourth game) and win over Kansas (eighth game)... Did not play in 10th game win over Kansas State (coaches decision)... Moved to defensive end from linebacker in fall camp.
2011 (Sophomore): Played in 12 games in first season at Baylor, all on special teams... Earned first letter... Totaled 10 tackles on season... Recorded one tackle in Baylor debut in game two win vs. Stephen F. Austin... Made two solo stops in upset win of No. 5 Oklahoma... Registered career-high four tackles in Game 11 win vs. Texas Tech at Cowboys Stadium.
2010 (Redshirt Freshman - Kilgore College): Transferred to Kilgore (Texas) College during 2010 season from Arizona... Played 2010 as redshirt freshman under head coach J.J. Eckert... Limited to seven games due to knee injury... Recorded 50 tackles (29 solo), three tackles for loss, 2.5 sacks, three PBUs, two blocked punts and one forced fumble... Played primarily outside linebacker... Joined Kilgore following first game and made college debut in second contest, credited with 10 tackles, one sack and pass breakup in one half of play.
2009 (True Freshman - Arizona): Redshirted 2009 season at University of Arizona... Transferred following departure of defensive coordinator Mark Stoops.
High School: Three-year starter at Lancaster (Texas) High School under head coach Andrew Jackson... Earned PrepStar All-America honors following senior season in 2008... National position ratings: No. 41 by Scout.com and No. 49 by Rivals.com... Rated 98th on Rivals.com's Texas Postseason Top 100... Named first-team All-District 15-4A following senior season when tallied 102 tackles, 15 tackles-for-loss, 10 sacks and three fumble recoveries... Led Lancaster to 2008 district championship playing defensive end and linebacker... Earned first-team All-District 14-5A honors following junior season in 2007, totaled 124 tackles, 10 for loss, eight sacks and five forced fumbles... Named second-team all-district as sophomore in 2006... Lettered on LHS wrestling team.
Personal: Son of Nathan and Gwendolyn Morris, Cordarius Golston was born June 30, 1991, in Lancaster, Texas... Cousin Anthony Gilbert played football at Northwestern State... Majoring in general studies.