Kris Gardner
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Kris Gardner

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Arlington, Texas

High School:
Martin High School

Height / Weight:
6-1 / 238

Position:
LB

Experience:
4L


01/25/2012

Beard and Crespo Tabbed as TCU Athletes of the Week

Student athletes shined in their performances last week

12/20/2011

TCU Finishes Final Bowl Prep in San Diego

Ten Horned Frog players received their degrees Tuesday

12/06/2011

TCU Names Rasch and Gardner Athletes of Week

Two honored for their on-field performances

12/03/2011

TCU Wins Third-Straight Mountain West Championship

Horned Frogs ground game puts up six touchdowns.

12/03/2011

TCU vs. UNLV Postgame Notes

2011: Played in all 13 games ... made three starts ... had interceptions in two of his three starts ... totaled 29 tackles, including 17 solo stops ... had 2 1/2 tackles for loss on the year with a half sack against Wyoming ... registered a tackle in 10 of TCU's 13 games ... matched fellow linebacker Tank Carder and cornerback Greg McCoy with a team-leading two interceptions ... tallied four tackles and returned a pick 16 yards for a touchdown in the regular-season finale against UNLV ... had a season-high six stops against Louisiana-Monroe and San Diego State ... also had his first career interception against the Aztecs.

2010: Played in all 13 games ... recorded three stops versus Wyoming, including his lone tackle for loss and pass breakup on the year ... also tallied three tackles at New Mexico ... posted two stops against Tennessee Tech ... three of his 12 tackles on the season came on special teams.

2009: Special teams standout who added depth to the linebacker position ... eight of his 19 tackles on the season came on special teams ... tied for third on TCU with his eight special teams stops ... recorded a sack and forced fumble in the 44-6 win over Colorado State ... recovered a fumble to go with two stops in the UNLV game ... totaled a career-high seven tackles in the 45-10 victory at Wyoming ... had a tackle for loss against New Mexico ... had at least one stop in 11 of the 13 games.

2008: Contributed on special teams ... totaled three solo stops in the 67-7 win over Stephen F. Austin ... had three assisted tackles in the 44-14 victory at UNLV.

2007: Redshirted ... moved from tight end to linebacker during mid-season.

High School: A TAPPS All-State selection at Arlington Grace Prep before transferring to Arlington Martin for his senior year... recorded the 11th-best SPARQ rating among several hundred prospects at the Baton Rouge NIKE Camp... posted 75 tackles as a junior... caught two passes for 88 yards and a touchdown while being used at tight end... totaled 119 yards and a score on six rushing attempts.

Personal: A communications major ... his uncle, Tony Tademy, is TCU's linebackers coach.

Season GP/S UT AT TT TFL QBS INT PBU FR FF
2008 9/0 4 3 7 0.0-0 0.0-0 0 0 0 0
2009 13/0 10 9 19 2.0-8 1.0-7 0 0 1 1
2010 13/0 8 4 12 1.0-1 0.0-0 0 1 0 0
2011 13/3 17 12 29 2.5-6 0.5-3 0 3 0 0
Career 48/3 39 28 67 5.5-15 1.5-10
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