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Brooks Cunningham
Brooks Cunningham

Class:
RS Sophomore

Hometown:
Norcross, Ga.

High School:
Norcross

Height / Weight:
6-2 / 247

Position:
Defensive End

Birthdate:
12/10/1988

Experience:
1L

Major:
Undecided


TULANE: A returning letterwinner... enters fall camp as the backup at right defensive end.

2008 (FRESHMAN RS): Played in one game... made his collegiate debut vs. Rice...

2007 (FRESHMAN): Did not play; received a red-shirt season.

HIGH SCHOOL: A two-year letterman at Norcross High where he played defensive end and offensive guard for coach Keith Maloof... rated No. 115 defensive end in the nation by ESPN.com's RecruitTracker... named first-team all-Gwinnett County and to the Atlanta Journal Constitution and Gwinnett Daily Post honors both seasons and helped the Blue Devils go 19-5 overall... the 2006 team was the only team among Georgia 5A teams to go undefeated during the regular season (10-0), set a school record for wins (12) and advanced to the third-round of the state playoffs... as a senior, posted 101 tackles, including 37 tackles for loss, a school-record 18 sacks, two forced fumbles and a blocked field goal en route to earning first-team all-region honors and a spot on the Atlanta Journal Constitution Super 11-Part II... named second-team all-region as a junior after tallying 99 tackles, including 22 for loss, a team-leading 11 sacks, and three forced fumbles... also lettered in track and field and wrestling.

PERSONAL: Undecided on a major... born Brooks Allen Cunningham on December 10, 1988, in Newnan, Ga.... the son of Mark Cunningham and Mary Cunningham... his cousin, Brent Cunningham, played football at Georgia Tech... a two-time member of the Conference USA Commissioner's Honor Roll and the Tulane 3.0 Club.