Started six of 12 games played … Started the last three games … Totaled 37 tackles, including one-half for a loss … Forced two fumbles and recovered two … Recorded a tackle in 10 of 12 games and logged multiple tackles in seven contests … vs. Alcorn State (Oct. 1): Picked up a career and game-high tying seven tackles in his first start of the season at strong safety … Recovered a fumble for the first time in his career at the Arkansas 6-yard line in the second quarter … Recovered a blocked field goal attempt in the fourth quarter … vs. No. 1 Alabama (Oct. 8): Started at strong safety and collected six tackles, including one-half for loss … Forced two fumbles and recovered one … Delivered a hard hit on Crimson Tide running back Joshua Jacobs to force a fumble that he recovered on the Razorback 1-yard line during Alabama’s first drive of the game … Forced his second fumble in the third quarter.
Saw action in all 13 games … Made 10 tackles, including five solo stops.
Redshirt Freshman (2014)
Saw action in 11 games … Recorded 12 tackles on the season … vs. No. 8 Ole Miss (Nov. 22): Posted five tackles in the shutout.
Redshirted as a true freshman.
Ranked as the No. 52 safety in the country by ESPN … Helped Northwestern High School advance to the second round of the 6A state playoffs as a senior where the Bulls fell to the eventual state champions and ended their season with a 9-3 record … Recorded 68 tackles, including six sacks, one interception and 12 pass breakups as the defense held opponents to an average of 12.3 points per game and allowed seven points or less in seven games, including two shutouts … As a junior, Northwestern’s defense allowed 20 points per game in an 8-2 campaign … Also ran track, where he was a member of the state runner-up team in 2012 boasting a 10.6 100-meter dash time and took the baton for the second leg of the 4×100 relay … Coached by Stephen Field … Selected the Razorbacks over TCU.
Born on March 11, 1995 … Son of Matthew Spikes and Yvonne Coley … Earned his undergraduate degree in communication.