A.J. Hilliard
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A.J. Hilliard

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Klein, Texas

High School:
Klein Oak High School

Height / Weight:
6-2 / 215

Position:
LB

Experience:
1L


2012: Played in 12 games on special teams ... recorded his lone tackle against Grambling State.

High School: Rivals.com three-star recruit at inside linebacker ... ranked as the No. 21 inside linebacker in the nation and No. 5 in Texas ... included in the Rivals.com Texas Top 100 at No. 72 ... a second-team all-state selection and third-team All-American ... first-team all-district and the district's defensive most valuable player ... recorded 143 tackles, including 110 solo, with three sacks and two forced fumbles as a senior ... totaled 101 stops and four sacks as well as two interceptions and a fumble recovery his junior year ... named second-team all-district as a junior ... had 13 tackles and three sacks as a sophomore in a game against district champion Klein Collins ... totaled 289 tackles in his prep career with eight sacks, two interceptions and three fumble recoveries ... his older brother, Cedric, played football at Notre Dame and for the Dallas Cowboys, Arizona Cardinals and Baltimore Ravens ... chose TCU over Texas A&M, Michigan State, Baylor, Louisville and West Virginia.


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