2005: A key special teams player for the Wave. Played in eight games and recorded six tackles, two solo. Recorded four tackles against Rice (11/12) in his most extensive stint at linebacker.
2004: Played in all 11 games, primarily on special teams. Recorded four tackles on the year, with three of those coming against Memphis (10/16). Also added a solo tackle in the Houston game (10/30).
2003: Played in 11 games on special teams, recording his only tackle against East Carolina (11/22).
2002: Redshirted the season.
HIGH SCHOOL: Two-time All-District 24-5A choice at free safety. Named the district's Return Specialist of the Year following his junior season. Made 89 tackles, including 53 solo, as a senior. Picked off a pair of passes and broke up 10. Caused four fumbles and recovered two. Averaged 26.4 yards per punt return and 22 yards per kick return. As a junior, credited with 85 stops, 48 solo. Tallied one interception and broke up eight passes. Caused a pair of fumbles and recovered one. Recorded a 23.8-yard average on punt returns and 27 yards on kickoffs.
PERSONAL: Full name is Terrence Donell Peterson. Born July 5, 1984, in Galveston, Texas. The son of Sharon Peterson. Majoring in media arts.
Peterson's Career Defensive Stats