#16 Larry Miller
|HOMETOWN||Dallas, Texas (Duncanville)|
2013 (Sr): Will serve as a captain for the 2013 season.
2012 (Jr): Started all 11 games at cornerback... Totaled 30 tackles (19 solo)... Picked off three errant passes to tie for second on the team in interceptions... Totaled a team-best 68 interception return yards (22.7 yards per return)... Added five pass break-ups for a total of eight passes defended, which was third on the squad... Forced one fumble... Recorded three kickoff returns for 51 yards (17.0 yards per return)... Compiled 119 all-purpose yards (10.8 yards per game) to rank 12th on the team.
Recorded a season-high four tackles on two occasions and posted at least two tackles in every game... Totaled four tackles (all solo) and three pass break-ups against Minnesota Crookston (Sept. 29)... Finished with four tackles (two solo) and forced a fumble at Minnesota Duluth (Oct. 20)... Brought down two interceptions and returned them 68 yards and added three tackles (one solo) in the season finale against Minot State (Nov. 10)... Tallied three tackles and one interception at U-Mary (Oct. 6)... Returned a kickoff a career-long 31 yards against the Marauders.
2011 (So): Started all 11 games at cornerback to finish is first season as a full time defensive back... Finished ninth on the team in tackles with 35... Totaled 27 solo tackles that ranked fourth... Recorded two tackles for loss (-8 yards), including one sack (-7 yards)... Broke-up four passes and brought in his first-career interception... Forced and recovered a fumble.
Totaled a season-high five tackles on two occasions... Against Concordia-St. Paul (Oct. 8), Miller tallied five tackles (four solo), including a tackle for loss (-1 yard), broke-up a pass and forced a fumble... Recorded five tackles (four solo) and a pass break-up at U-Mary (Oct. 22)... Posted four tackles (two solo), broke-up a pass and forced a fumble in the season opener against Minot State (Aug. 25)... Compiled four tackles (all solo efforts), including his first-career sack (-7 yards) in the season finale at Minnesota, Crookston... Recorded in his first-career interception and returned it five yards at Upper Iowa (Oct. 1) with three solo tackles.
2010 (Fr): Played in 10 games on defense, special teams and took snaps under center as quarterback... Finished with six tackles and rushed three times for nine yards... Five tackles came on special teams (three kickoff, two punt).
Posted two tackles, including a half tackle for a two yard loss against MSU Moorhead (Oct. 16)... Rushed twice for seven yards against Northern State (Oct. 30).
2009 (RS): Sat out entire season as a redshirt.
Prior to BSU: Captained the Panthers in 2007 and 2008... Threw for more than 2,000 yards as a junior... Was a 7-on-7 passing league state finalist... Also captained the Duncanville High School track and field team as a junior and senior... Was a member of state finalist 4x100- and 4x200-meter relay teams... Comes from a strong football tradition, lists his mother’s cousin as Heisman Trophy Winner and Houston Oiler great Earl Campbell... Joins fellow Texan Alvandrick Womack on BSU roster as the only players hailing from the Lone Star State.
Personal: The son of Larry and Francine Miller... Born July 27, 1991... Majoring in graphic technology.
Tackles: 7 vs Minnesota Duluth (10/26/13); Solo Tackles: 6 at Northern State (10/19/13); Assisted Tackles: 5 vs Minnesota Duluth (10/26/13); TFL: 1.0 vs. Concordia-St. Paul (10/8/11) and at Minnesota Crookston (11/12/11); Sacks: 1.0 at Minnesota Crookston (11/12/11); Interceptions: 2 vs. Minot State (11/10/12); PBU: 4 vs Southwest Minneosta State (9/28/13); Fumbles: Forced 1, 3x last at Northern State (10/19/13); Fumbles Recovered: 1 vs. Concordia-St. Paul (10/8/11); Kickoff Returns: 1, 3x, last vs. Northern State (10/13/12); Kickoff Return Yards: 31 at U-Mary (10/6/12); Long Kickoff Return: 31 at U-Mary (10/6/12.