2004: Fifth-year senior James Irwin is listed third on the depth chart at linebacker behind Justin Crooks and Tyler Lindstrom.
2003: Squad member did not see any game action, but was a valuable scout team member.
2002: Played at linebacker versus Samford in lone action of year.
2001:: Redshirt freshman did not see any playing time.
2000: Joined program as a walk-on quarterback/linebacker, but sat out the year as a redshirt.
High School: Crawford High School, Crawford, Texas ... Standout football and baseball player for the Pirates ... Three-year letterwinner in football at quarterback and safety ... Two-time all-district and All-Super Centex quarterback helped team to a 38-10 four-year record, two area titles and a bi-district championship ... Offensive MVP of 1999 All-Super Centex football honor squad ... On the diamond, he earned four letters at shortstop where he was a three-time all-district player ... Earned All-Super Centex and all-state honors as a senior ... Owns school's career home run record ... Class treasurer was also a member of the school's straight A honor roll ... Coached by Robert Murphy at the District 25-2A school.
Personal: The son of W. Terry and Brenda Irwin, James Parker Irwin was born Aug. 18, 1981, in Waco, Texas ... Business management major would like to become the general manager of a professional sports franchise.