Was fourth on the team in tackles with 72
stops, including 41 solo hits … saw action in 12 games with 10 starts at
"joker" … was the top tackler down the stretch with at least six tackles in
the final six games of the regular season, including 12-tackle games against
Kansas State and Texas … was second on the team behind Sean Porter in
sacks (8.5/50) ... Led the team in tackles for losses (17.5/70) … had five
sacks in the final three games of the regular season, including a pair against
Kansas State and Kansas … had a team-best four forced fumbles and also
recovered a fumble.
Earned Freshman All-Big 12 honors from ESPN.com
after serving as Butkus Award winner Von Miller's backup at the Aggies'
"joker" … turned in an impressive stat line of 40 tackles, including 5.5 QB
sacks, and also contributed an interception and a team-high three forced
fumbles … was named National Defensive Performer of the Week by the
College Football Performance Awards after coming off the bench to make
a season-high seven tackles, including two QB sacks and another tackle for
loss of yardage in the Aggies 48-16 win over Louisiana Tech … Moore also
forced three fumbles and recovered one against the Bulldogs.
Coached by Kiff Hardin at Rowlett High School ... an
honorable mention all-state selection by The Associated Press as a senior
(2009) ... was a first-team all-area honoree by The Dallas Morning News
after recording 66 tackles, six sacks and two safeties ... earned all-America
honors from Max Emfinger and was a SuperPrep Southwest Team pick ...
chose Texas A&M over offers from Oklahoma State and Baylor.
Damontre Moore is the son of Detra Johnson of DeSoto,
Texas and Damon Moore … born Sept. 11, 1992 … undecided on a major.