2013 (SENIOR): Started and played in four games in his final year with the Aggies before a season-ending injury … Recorded six total hits and a solo stop … Also had 0.5 tackles for loss … received the Academic Excellence Award at the 2013 football banquet.
2012 (JUNIOR): Played in all 13 games and started in 11 ... contributed a career-high 23 tackles, 7 solo and 16 assisted, and two tackles for loss ... had a career-high seven tackles, including a career-best four solo stops, against then-No. 1 Alabama … recorded one sack for a loss of one yard.
2011 (SOPHOMORE): Top backup at noseguard for the Aggies … contributed 11 tackles with two TFL while seeing action in every game … had 1.5 QB sacks in the season-opener against SMU … had a season-high three tackles against SMU and Kansas.
2010: Redshirted the 2010 season after suffering an injury in the 2009 Independence Bowl.
2009 (FRESHMAN): Appeared in 12 games as a true freshman, seeing significant time as a backup defensive lineman ... made 13 tackles, two solo ... notched two stops in Independence Bowl against Georgia (12/28) ... season-high three stops against Iowa State (10/31) ... picked up first career TFL at Kansas State (10/17).
HIGH SCHOOL: Coached by Mitchell Coey at Huntsville High School ... member of Dave Campbell’s Texas Football Super Team (3rd Team LB) … earned honorable-mention All-State honors from The Associated Press … voted District 18-4A Defensive MVP as a senior after registering 56 tackles and six sacks … named to the VYPE All-Greater Houston Team … earned first-team All-District (18-4A) honors as a junior … over the course of his stellar prep career, Ennis registered 227 tackles, 20 tackles for loss, 10 sacks, intercepted a pass and recovered a fumble … chose Texas A&M over Arkansas, Nebraska, Oklahoma State and Colorado.
PERSONAL: Kirby Ennis is the son of Dearlus Ennis of Huntsville, Texas and the grandson of Mary O’Bryant ... born September 9, 1990 ... sport management major.