Junior linebacker who is listed on the second team at the "Mike" backer position behind senior Martin Patterson... also could to see action on special teams... starting to mature as a player... one of the fastest linebackers on the squad, can run a 4.7 40-yard dash.
2003: Played in all 13 games... used primarily on special teams... registered six tackles, including three solo stops.
2002: Played in three games as a redshirt freshman... saw action against SMU, North Texas and Houston... did not figure in on any tackles.
2001: Redshirted as a true freshman.
High School: Three-year letterwinner at Jersey Village High School in Houston... named the Houston Touchdown Club Defensive Player of the Year... first-team all-district choice after recording over 100 tackles as a senior... ended his high school career with over 200 tackles... rated as the sixth best linebacker in state by Texas Top 100... coached by David Snokhous... chose TCU over Baylor, Kansas, Houston and Iowa State.
Personal: Shawn Christian Brooks is the son of David and Emily Brooks... born May 11, 1982... pursuing a degree in speech communications.