The Green Wave dropped their Conference USA contest against UTEP, 44-7, at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome on Oct. 15, 2011.
Career Notes: Two-year letterman tallied 16 tackles (10 solo, 6 assists), 2.0 tackles for loss and a sack...played in 20 games with the Green Wave before suffering a career-ending injury.
2011: Saw action in nine games as a redshirt-sophomore...posted six tackles (3 solo, 3 assists) for the season...recorded a career-high three tackles (2 solo, 1 assist) vs Tulsa (9/10)...also tallied single-tackle performances at Duke (9/24), vs UTEP (10/15) and vs Houston (11/10).
2010: Did not play as a sophomore due to injury...redshirted the season.
2009: Played in 11 games along the defensive line as a true freshman...posted 10 tackles (7 solo, 3 assists), two tackles for loss and a sack...tallied a career-best two tackles vs Marshall (10/10), at LSU (10/31) and at UCF (11/21)...made collegiate debut vs BYU (9/12) when he made his first career tackle for a four-yard loss...recorded first career sack for a seven-yard loss at UCF.
High School: Three-year letterman at Jesuit High where he played defensive end and defensive tackle for coach Wayde Keiser while playing as a freshman at Dunham High in Baton Rouge...named two-star recruit by Rivals.com...named two-star recruit and the No. 122 defensive tackle in the nation by Scout.com...recognized by ESPN.com as the No. 96 defensive tackle in the country...named first-team All-District 10-5A and helped lead the Blue Jays to the state playoffs in each of his prep seasons...as a senior, named honorable-mention all-state, Times-Picayune All-Orleans Parish and to The Clarion Herald's All-Catholic Elite teams after posting 83 tackles (52 solo, 31 assists), five sacks, three forced fumbles, three fumble recoveries, two pass break-ups and seven quarterback hurries...selected to play in the Sportsman's Paradise Bowl...named first-team All-District 7-1A during his lone season at Dunham...also lettered three years in wrestling, earning the district title each year...off the field, was a member of Peer Support and made a service trip to Mexico.
Personal: Born Shane John Delery on Nov. 19, 1990, in Kenner, La...son of Carl and Joann Delery...has two sisters: Aimee and Shelby...majored in management.
Delery's Career Defensive Statistics