Won a crowded battle at punter in fall camp and turned in a solid season … averaged 41.2 yards on 52 boots, and had 19 punts downed inside the opponent 20-yard line … had 10 punts over 50 yards, including a season-long 68-yarder against Texas Tech … best game was a 46.6 average effort (on five punts) against Iowa State … also averaged 45.6 on five punts vs. Texas Tech … had a season-high four coffin corner punts against Arkansas and Texas ... selected Academic All-Big 12.
Earned honorable mention All-Big 12 accolades for the second consecutive season ... played in nine games and battled a minor injury near the end of the season ... punted 41 times for an average of 37.6 yards... tied a career high with nine punts and boomed a careerbest 52-yard punt against Arkansas ... enjoyed a 47 yard per punt average against Texas Tech ... selected Academic All-Big 12.
An honorable mention All-Big 12 selection ... took over the punting duties in the seventh game of the year as a true freshman ... season average was just over 35 yards ... put six balls inside the 20-yard line ... season long was 45 yards at Texas Tech (10/24), also his collegiate debut ... averaged 38.2 yards on four boots against the Red Raiders ... none of his 25 punts were returned.
Coached by Kevin Atkinson at Keller High School ... standout punter was a leader on the squad's stellar special teams unit … earned All-District honors as a senior … averaged over 43 yards per punt.
Ryan Epperson is the son of Jeff and Laura Epperson of Southlake, Texas ... born November 7, 1990 ... brother, Derek, is an all-conference punter at Baylor ... chose Texas A&M over Baylor and Air Force ... petroleum engineering major.