Saw action in 12 games, starting in 10 … contributed a career-high 79 tackles on the season, including 35 solo … had 5.5 tackles for a loss of 21 yards … produced two sacks for a loss of 14 yards … had eight or more tackles in five games, including a season-high nine against Florida and Oklahoma ... a model of consistency, Jenkins was the only Aggie to post at least four tackles in every game ... forced a pair of fumbles on the season … had one interception for a 37-yard touchdown at Ole Miss to tie the game going into the half.
Took over the starting job at inside linebacker midseason … contributed 61 tackles, including 3.0 tackles for loss of yardage … received honorable mention Defensive Newcomer of the Year honors from the Big 12 head coaches … played in all 13 games and started six games … started six of the last seven games of 2011 … had a sack and three passes broken up … had a season-high 10 tackles against Missouri … had a TFL in the last three games of the regular season.
2010 (FRESHMAN/COFFEYVILLE CC)
Posted 91 tackles, 17 TFL, 6 sacks, 5 PBU, 4 forced fumbles, 1 blocked FG, 1 TD at Coffeyville (Kan.) Community College … No. 20 JUCO recruit by SuperPrep.
Steven C. Jenkins is the son of Priscilla Jenkins of Pensacola, Fla … born Aug. 19, 1991 … agricultural leadership and development major.