Top backup in the Aggies' defensive secondary
saw action in every game … started a pair of games at safety … contributed
20 tackles, including 14 solo hits … also broke up a pass … Hurd Jr. posted a
season-high six stops (all solo) against Kansas State … selected second-team
Academic All-Big 12.
Saw action in 12 games as a freshman ... collected
nine tackles on the year, four coming on special teams ... collected a pair of
tackles against Louisiana Tech and again against Texas Tech.
Coached by Darryl Phipps at Fort Bend Marshall High
School ... earned Under Armour High School All-America and first-team alldistrict
honors as a senior (2009), picking off five passes ... made 87 tackles
as a junior (2008), breaking up 16 passes and picking off five ... 12 PBUs,
two INTs and 42 tackles as a sophomore (2007) ... chose Texas A&M over
offers from Auburn, Notre Dame, Oregon, Tennessee and Oklahoma.
Toney Hurd Jr. is the son of Debra Richardson of Missouri
City, Texas … born January 20, 1992 ... economics major.