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Damani Carter
Damani Carter

#46 Damani Carter

Linebacker | Sophomore | 5-11 | 239 | Fayetteville, Ark. | Fayetteville HS

Sophomore (2016)
Redshirted … Moved from fullback to linebacker during spring camp.

Freshman (2015)
Participated against UTEP (Sept. 5) … Didn’t record any statistics.

High School
Coached by Daryl Patton … Earned American Family Insurance ALL-USA state football team honors at defensive end as a senior in 2015 … Helped Fayetteville High School finish as the state runner-up in 2014 and win the state championship in 2012 … Also played baseball and was a track and field athlete.

Personal
Born on Feb. 21, 1997 … Son of Michael Carter and Charlene Johnson-Carter … Dad was a track athlete at Baylor from 1972-77 and is currently a professor at the University of Missouri … Mom is a professor at the University of Arkansas … Has four siblings, Vince Carter, Jared Carter, Vene’ Baggett and Alona Lacefield … Vince played football at Oklahoma from 2001-04 and was an All-American and two-time All-Big 12 selection at center … Communication major … 2016 Fall SEC Academic Honor Roll honoree.