Third-year sophomore receiver and returner... Returning primary punt
returner and listed as starter at inside receiver heading into fall camp...
Selected 2012 All-Big 12 as punt returner in Phil Steele preseason
publication... Local product from nearby Midway High School in Hewitt,
Texas... Former Penn State signee... Son of Baylor associate head coach
Brian Norwood... Member of 2010-11 BU basketball squad... Traveled to
Kenya for mission trip with Baylor student-athletes in May 2012.
2011 (Redshirt Freshman): Played in all 13 games, serving as primary
punt returner and reserve inside receiver... Earned first career letter...
Named to Big 12 Commissioner's Honor Roll in fall 2011 and spring
2012... Returned total of 12 punts for 99 yards, average of 8.2 yards...
Totaled six catches for 87 yards on season... Returned 11 kickoffs for total
of 224 yards for average of 20.4 yards per return... Earned first-team
Midseason All-Big 12 honors as punt returner by Phil Steele... Had careerlong
31-yard punt return in win over Iowa State in fifth game... Firstcareer
reception went for season-long 25 yards in win over Rice in third
game, added three punt returns for 28 yards... Had two catches for 23
yards and two kickoff returns for 37 yards at No. 3 Oklahoma State in
seventh game... Over last three games totaled nine kickoff returns for 187
yards (20.8 average)... Made one catch for 23 yards and totaled four
kickoff returns for 88 yards in Valero Alamo Bowl win over Washington.
2010 (True Freshman): Sat out first season at Baylor and participated
on practice squad, redshirted to retain eligibility... Dressed for eight
games but did not see any game action... Played in one game as reserve
guard for men's basketball squad (played two minutes, scored one point),
joined team in January following Texas Bowl.
High School: Standout receiver from local Midway High School...
Released from National Letter of Intent by Penn State and signed
financial aid contract with Baylor... Named 2009 first-team All-District 16-
4A as senior after totaling 591 yards and four touchdowns on 42
receptions... Added 184 yards on 12 punt returns for 9-3 Midway squad...
Transferred to MHS from State College Area High School in State
College, Pa. following sophomore season (after father joined Baylor
staff)... Did not play high school football during junior season in 2008...
Played two seasons of basketball at Midway, averaged 9.0 points, 3.8
assists and 2.6 steals as senior in 2009-10.
Personal: Son of Brian and Tiffiney Norwood... Full name is Levi
Alexander Norwood... Born June 16, 1992, in Richmond, Va.... Father
Brian is BU associate head coach... Has three brothers -- Gabriel, Jordan,
Zaccariah -- and one sister, Brianna... Brother Gabe started on George
Mason's 2006 Final Four team... Brother Jordan played receiver at Penn
State and currently for Cleveland Browns... Majoring in journalism.