Appeared in 12 contests and recorded five tackles, including 1.5 for loss and a forced fumble … vs. Nicholls (Sept. 6): Tallied a forced fumble in the non-conference win … vs. UAB (Oct. 25): Notched one tackle, including 0.5 for a loss in the homecoming victory.
Participated in 11 games, recording 27 tackles, including 2.5 for loss with 1.0 sack, and one quarterback hurry … at Ole Miss (Nov. 9): Recorded a career-high six tackles, including 1.0 for loss … vs. No. 8 Auburn (Nov. 2): Registered four tackles … vs. Mississippi State (Nov. 23): Recorded three tackles and one quarterback hurry.
Redshirt Freshman (2012)
Saw action in three games and made two tackles, including 0.5 for loss.
Worked with the UA scout team while redshirting.
Ranked as the No. 32 defensive tackle in the nation and the 20th overall recruit in Louisiana by Rivals.com and No. 53 in the nation by Scout.com … Anchored the Neville High School squad to the Louisiana Class 4A state quarterfinals in 2010 following a state title performance in 2009 … Playing for head coach Mikey McCarty, he made 61 tackles, 50 solo, in 2010, including six tackles for loss and 3.5 sacks … Showed a nose for the ball in his senior season, recording three forced fumbles, two fumble recoveries and five quarterback hurries while being named first-team all-state by the Louisiana Sports Writers Association … Notched 31 tackles and deflected four passes in 2009 as Neville took top honors in Class 4A … Chose Arkansas over interest from Mississippi State, TCU, Tennessee and Texas A&M.
Born on July 18, 1993 … Son of Donald and Melba Hodge … Majoring in communication.