In 2003: Sat out spring drills with an arm injury and will return in the fall ... Versatile linebacker who plays both in the middle and outside ... Tied as the Pack's leading tackler on special teams with 15 stops, he finished third overall with 105 tackles for the season ... Led the Pack to victory when he scored two touchdowns in the win over Connecticut, one on a 48-yard fumble recovery and one on a 56-yard interception with five seconds remaining ... Named ACC Defensive Back of the Week for that performance ... Led the team with a dozen stops against No. 3 Ohio State ... Led the team with 13 tackles against Kansas in the Tangerine Bowl, including eight solo stops and two tackles for loss.
In 2002: Top tackler on the Wolfpack's heralded special teams with 21 stops ... Ranked as NC State's fifth-leading tackler overall with 86, that mark was the best among non-starters ... Leading tackler for the Pack against Wake Forest with a career-high 10 stops ... Earned his first career start at Navy, he caused a fumble in that contest ... Started four games for the season, including the Gator Bowl win over Notre Dame ... Saw action at all three linebacker spots.
In 2001: Saw action in every game of the season, with most of his snaps coming on special teams ... Saw action from scrimmage in eight of the Pack's 12 contests ... Tallied a season high four tackles against Virginia ... Led the team in tackles in 2002 spring drills with 10 stops in two spring scrimmages ... Earned the "Top Newcomer" Award on defense following spring workouts.
Prep: Recorded 112 tackles and three interceptions as a senior at T.W. Andrews High School for Coach Dave Mizell ... Selected Tri-County 3A Conference Defensive Player of the year ... A defensive captain for the North Carolina squad at Shrine Bowl ... Scored five touchdowns and ran for 341 yards as a full back in 2000 ... Caught 17 passes for 342 yards ... Credited with 106 tackles, three sacks and two interceptions as a junior ... Averaged 6.6 yards per carry and scored 12 touchdowns ... Enrolled in the first-year college program ... Born 5/7/82.
Aughtry-Lindsay Career Stats