51 - Bruce Taylor Position: Defensive End
Class: Freshman
Height: 6' 1"
Weight: 241 lbs.
High School: Myrtle Beach
Hometown: Myrtle Beach, S.C.
photo A two-time Sun News Toast of the Coast Defensive Football Player of the Year for Coach Scott Early ... Ranked the No. 12 inside linebacker in the country and the No. 6 player in the Palmetto State by rivals.com ... Ranked the No. 14 inside linebacker in the country by SuperPrep ... Rated the No. 25 inside linebacker in the country by ESPN.com/Scouts, Inc. ... Ranked the No. 7 player in the state of South Carolina by scout.com ... Ranked a "Super Prospect" by CSTV.com's Tom Lemming ... Finished with 188 total tackles, including 29 for loss, his senior year, earning a spot in the NC/SC Shrine Bowl and first-team AP all-state honors ... The Region VI AAA Player of the Year ... Helped Myrtle Beach to an undefeated regular season ... Selected to the Offense-Defense All-American Bowl in Miami ... Named to the G&W Recruiting Report Preseason ACC Area Defensive Team ... As a junior, made over 150 tackles despite missing two games due to an arm fracture ... Helped Myrtle Beach to a 10-3 record overall and an appearance in the state semifinals ... As a sophomore, totaled 205 tackles, including 42 for loss and eight sacks ... Added eight forced fumbles and two interceptions ... Was named All-Region VII-AAA honors that year.

Personal: Born 12/31/89.

Tackles G UT AT Tot. Loss Sacks
2008 6 2 4 6 0.5-4 0-0