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Shawn  Oakman


Philadelphia, Pa.

High School:
Penn Wood HS

Last College:
Penn State

Height / Weight:
6-9 / 275




Oakman Selected Big 12 Defensive Player of the Week

BU senior DE had seven tackles, 3.5 tackles for loss in win over Iowa State.


Four Make Rotary Lombardi Watch List

Bears lead Big 12 with quartet of players on preseason list.


Billings, Oakman Placed On Nagurski Trophy Watch List

Bears get duo on list for second-straight season.


Billings, Oakman Named To Bednarik Award Watch List

Bears place two on list for second-straight season.


Drango, Oakman Garner Associated Press All-America Honors

Duo gives BU nine AP selections in seven years under Art Briles.


Baylor vs. Texas, 45-27

NCAA Football: Baylor faces Texas at McLane Stadium.


Baylor Football vs TCU - 11/27/2015



Baylor, 45 vs. Oklahoma State, 35

Baylor travels to Stillwater to take on Oklahoma State.


Baylor 62, West Virginia 38

Corey Coleman caught three more touchdowns and second-ranked Baylor won its FBS-best 19th consecutive home game


Baylor Football vs Texas Tech - 10/03/2015



All-American defensive end and three-time All-Big 12 honoree, school record-holder for career (17.5) and single-season (11) sacks… Aggressive, disruptive pass rusher, also finished second all-time on BU tackles-for-loss chart (46.5)… 2016 Senior Bowl invitee… Helped lead Baylor to most successful four-year span in school history: including two conference championships (2013 & 2014 Big 12 titles), two bowl victories and 40 wins (22-3 home mark) in four seasons – in three seasons of play following transfer season led BU to incredible 32-7 record… Totaled 127 tackles (91 solo, 46.5 for loss), 17.5 sacks, 19 QB hurries and seven forced fumbles in 38 career games (25 starts)… Labeled “College Football’s Top Freak” by FOX Sports and Big 12’s “Best Athlete” by Sporting News… Transferred to Baylor after one redshirt season at Penn State… Timed at 4.81 in 40-yard dash… Vertical jump measured at 36.0 inches… Former top 200 national recruit… Graduated in December 2015.

2015 (Senior): Starting defensive end in 12 games played during All-Big 12 senior season… Totaled 43 tackles (32 solo, 14.5 for loss), 4.5 sacks for -38 yards, eight QB hurries and two forced fumbles on season… Named second-team All-Big 12 by league coaches, Phil Steele and Waco Tribune-Herald… Ranked third in Big 12 with 1.21 tackles-for-loss per game… 14.5 total TFL ranked ninth on BU single-season chart… 0.38 sacks per game ranked 19th in Big 12… Missed season-opening game due to rules violation… Totaled six tackles and tied career high with 3.5 TFL, added 10-yard sack and hurry, in win over Lamar in second game… Made five solo stops, two for loss, and sack in win over Rice in third game… Solo tackle in win over Kansas in fifth game was eight-yard sack that broke school career sacks record (previously 15)… Made career-high seven tackles (six solo), tied career-best 3.5 for loss for -16 yards, and forced fumble in win over Iowa State in seventh game… Totaled four tackles, including assisted sack, vs. No. 12 Oklahoma in ninth game… Had five stops (four solo, one for loss) at No. 15 TCU in 11th game… Sat out 2015 spring drills recovering from wrist surgery.

2014 (Junior): Starting All-American defensive end in all 13 games for 2014 Big 12 champions… Set BU single-season record with 11.0 sacks, ranked 15th nationally (second in Big 12) at 0.85 per-game… Ranked top 10 nationally in tackles-for-loss (1.5 per-game, 10th) and fumbles recovered (three, 10th, led Big 12)… Named third-team All-America by Associated Press, Lindy’s, Phil Steele and Sports On Earth, and honorable mention by Sports Illustrated… Consensus first-team All-Big 12 honoree… Totaled 51 tackles (38 solo), 19.5 tackles for loss (-89 yards), 11.0 sacks (-73 yards), nine QB hurries, three PBUs, three forced fumbles and three fumbles recovered on season… 19.5 TFL ranks third on BU’s single-season chart… Three forced fumbles ranked third in Big 12… Named “Best Defensive Lineman” in Texas by Dave Campbell’s Texas Football… Made first career start in season-opening win over SMU, totaled five tackles (four solo, two for losses), career-high two sacks (-20 yards), one hurry and one forced fumble… Was named Athlon Big 12 Player of Week for performance vs. SMU… Posted sack, hurry, PBU and four tackles in win at Iowa State in fourth game… Totaled career-high seven tackles (five solo, one for loss), QB hurry and recovered fumble with one second remaining in first half that led to half-ending field goal in epic 61-58 comeback win over No. 9 TCU in sixth game…Made 2.5 tackles for loss, hurry and recovered fumble at West Virginia… Had seven-yard sack, forced fumble, recovered fumble and had QB hurry in win over Kansas in eighth game… Named Big 12 Defensive Player of Week after totaling two sacks (-12 yards), career-high six solo tackles, QB hurry and forced fumble in win over Oklahoma State in 10th game… Had five stops, season-high three TFL, one sack, season-high two PBUs and two hurries in win vs. Texas Tech in 11th game… Made two tackles, including three-yard sack, in win over No. 9 Kansas State that clinched share of Big 12 championship and berth in New Year’s Six bowl…Had three tackles, including six-yard sack, in Cotton Bowl vs. No. 7 Michigan State.

2013 (Sophomore): Played all 13 games as reserve defensive end, earned All-Big 12 honors in first collegiate season… Earned first college letter… Totaled 33 tackles (21 solo), 12.5 tackles-for-loss of 32 yards, two sacks (-10 yards), two QB hurries, two forced fumbles, one fumble recovery and one blocked kick on season… Received third-team All-Big 12 recognition by Phil Steele and honorable mention from league coaches… Also named honorable mention Sophomore All-America by Scout/College Football News… Finished second on squad with 12.5 tackles-for-loss, in backup role… Made collegiate debut in season-opening win over Wofford, totaled season-high six tackles (five solo) and season-high 3.5 tackles-for-loss (-6 yards)… Made three stops, including two for loss of six yards, and forced fumble in win over Buffalo in second game… Had three tackles (2.5 for losses) and QB hurry in win over ULM in third game… Made first career sack (-4 yards) and forced fumble in win over West Virginia in fourth game… Registered five tackles, two for loss including six-yard sack as well as hurry in win over Iowa State in sixth game… Had three tackles, one for loss, and recovered fumble in win at Kansas in seventh game… Also had three tackles in wins vs. Texas Tech (ninth game) and at TCU (11th game)… Made first career kick block (first at BU since 2009), of first quarter field goal attempt, in historic win over No. 23 Texas that clinched Big 12 championship and school’s first-ever BCS Bowl berth… Had four tackles, including an assisted TFL, in Fiesta Bowl vs. No. 15 UCF.

2012 (Redshirt Freshman): Joined Baylor program in summer of 2012, from Penn State, sat out to fulfill NCAA transfer requirements... Lost year of eligibility.

2011 (True Freshman - Penn State): Sat out true freshman season at Penn State, redshirted to retain eligibility.

High School: Prepped at Penn Wood High School in Landsdowne, Pa., played under head coach Sam Mormando… National top-200 recruit, rated No. 167 overall prospect by and No. 189 by… Two-sport star recruited as defensive end, also played tight end and four-year starter on basketball squad… National ratings among defensive ends: No. 9 by, No. 18 by and No. 19 by… Listed eighth-best prospect in Pennsylvania by and No. 12 overall prospect in Northeast by G&W Recruiting Report… First-team all-state selection by Pennsylvania Football News… Played in the Big 33 Football Classic pitting Pennsylvania vs. Ohio all-stars… Led PWHS to 9-2 record as senior in 2010, totaled 80 tackles and 23 tackles for loss including 16 sacks… Also had nine batted balls, four fumbles recovered and three fumbles forced… As junior in 2009 totaled 116 tackles, 17 sacks and four forced fumbles, also made 20 receptions and five touchdowns for 8-4 Penn Wood squad… Center for basketball team, won 2008-09 PIAA Class AAAA state championship and finished state runners-up in 2009-10.

Personal: Nephew of Ken and Tracy Roberts… Full name is Shawn Michael Oakman... Born April 7, 1992, in Philadelphia, Pa.… Graduated in December 2015.

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