Entering his fourth year on the squad... played on special teams... needs to step up and be a factor in the middle of the defense this fall... showed improvement in the spring and could fit into the rotation.
Appeared in one game at the linebacker position versus Syracuse.
Appeared in two games... made debut versus Arkansas State.
Lake Taylor High School:
Played for Hank Sawyer at Lake Taylor High School... rated 44th-best linebacker prospect by Rivals.com... voted the 29th-best player on the Virginia postseason Top 30... ranked on Tom Lemming's Top 100 list... was named the team's co-Most Valuable Player ... became the school's all-time leading tackler... recorded 132 tackles, including 96 solo tackles... registered two interceptions, including one that was returned for a touchdown... three-time All-District performer and a two-time All-Tidewater selection... selected second team All-State... named first team All-Region as a senior and All-Tidewater... named the Eastern District Player of the Year as a junior... recorded 133 tackles and four sacks during his junior campaign... credited with 105 tackles as a sophomore.
Son of Ramon Privott... born 12/19/89... justice administration major.