Defense Intercepts Three Passes, and Returns Two for Touchdowns
Cowboys Practice Outside in War Memorial Stadium for the First Time This Spring
Practices Will be in the Mornings and Open to the Public and Media, Spring Game Saturday, April 27 at 2 p.m.
Pokes play a second-straight overtime game, but fall to Wolf Pack
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Wyoming vs. No 21 Boise State - AP Photos
UW This Season: Darrenn White enters fall camp as a key reserve and special forces player for the Pokes. He'll be the primary backup for Marqueston Huff at one of the corner spots, but could see time in special packages.
2011: White became a productive member of the Cowboy defense and special teams in his first season of game action. One of the most versatile athletes on the team, White had his best game of the year versus Colorado State, when he had three tackles. He recovered a fumble against Weber State and had a pass breakup against Bowling Green. White played in all 13 games and saw more time in the defensive backfield as the season went on and he became more experienced. He had 13 total tackles for 2011 and earned a letter.
High School: White came to Wyoming as the No. 19-ranked recruit in the state of Missouri by Rivals.com. He played quarterback in high school. White was named First Team Class 1 All-State as an all-purpose back by the Carthage Press in Carthage, Mo., and was named Third Team Class 1 All-State as a quarterback by the Missouri Football Coaches' Association. In his senior year of high school at Kansas City's University Academy, he passed for 1,809 yards and 19 touchdowns and rush for 1,855 yards and 26 TDs for a total of 3,664 yards of total offense. He captained his University Academy team to a 7-3 record, his school's first district championship and the second round of the state playoffs in `09. White also achieved honor roll status his senior year of high school. He played for head coach Damon Paul.
Personal: Born April 19, 1992, he is one of five children of Leah Banks and Darrell White. He was also recruited by Duke, Iowa, Iowa State, Kansas, Missouri and Nebraska. He is majoring in psychology.