WCU enters final week of spring drills with four practices remaining
Offense scores seven TDs, five field goals; defense has eight stops
WCU worked through Wednesday afternoon scrimmage
Scrimmage caps eventful Saturday for WCU Athletics
Western Carolina traveled to Tuscaloosa, Ala., to close the 2012 season. The Crimson Tide defeated the Catamounts 49-0. (Photos courtesy: Mark Haskett, WCU Public Relations)
2012 (Junior): Played in 10 of team's 11 games on the year, making his first start for the Purple & Gold along the defensive line against nationally-ranked Georgia Southern ... Missed the regular season meeting at The Citadel ... Recorded 19 tackles including two solo stops and 1.5 tackles for loss including half a quarterback sack ... Posted his career-high with six tackles at Furman including five tackle assists.
Prior to Western Carolina: Initially enrolled at Connecticut in January of 2009, but made the decision to transfer ... Redshirted a season at Tennessee due to transfer rules; High School: Played as a senior at Worcester Academy in Worcester, Mass. ... Was a New England Prep School Athletic Conference All-Star in 2008 ... At Southside High, was an all-county pick in 2007, finishing with 95 tackles including 18 TFLs and 10 sacks ... Was a two-time all-region pick ... Played basketball as team won Class AA State Championship in 2007 where he was named to all-tournament team ... Was awarded a Pepsi-Greenville County Schools Golf Tournament Scholarship following his senior year for community involvement ... Named to The National Society of High School Scholars ... Also played basketball as a prep.
Personal: Is the son of Oliver Jr. and Brenda Chambers ... Has a sister, Keela P.L. Chambers.