Pack will face Vanderbilt at noon (ET) Monday on ESPN
Defensive End McKay Frandsen
IWS TV Show November 25
Senior defensive lineman nominated for national award
A preview of the 2012 squad
In 2011: An Academic All-ACC selection ... Played in every game of the regular season, seeing action in 248 plays ... In for a sason-high 38 snaps versus Georgia Tech, he got the starting nod in that contest ... Also tallied four tackles against the Jackets, another season best.
Prep/JUCO: Enrolled at NC State in January of 2011... Transferred from Snow College in Utah ... A first-team junior college All-America selection as a sophomore in 2010 after recording 53 tackles, including nine for loss, a sack and a forced fumble under coach Steve Coburn ... Helped lead Snow College to a 10-2 record, a No. 13 national ranking and a victory over No. 6 Western Iowa in the Top of the Mountain Bowl ... Played in 11 games as a freshman in 2009, recording 42 total tackles, including 12 solos, 15 tackles for loss and eight sacks ... Walked on at Brigham Young as a true freshman in 2008 before transferring to Snow College ... Played under coach Davis Knight at American Fork HS, collecting all-state honors in 2005 and all-region accolades in 2004 and 2005 ... Picked off two passes and scored four touchdowns as a prep senior ... Tallied 370 career tackles, 25 sacks and 10 touchdowns ... Named academic all-region from 2004-06 ... Also lettered in basketball ... Served an LDS mission to Anchorage, Alaska ... Older brother, Weston, played football at Weber State ... Exceptional student at Snow College with a 3.9 GPA ... Majoring in science, technology and society.