Corby Eason Athlete Profile

#25 Corby Eason

Position: Defensive Back Height: 5-8 Weight: 173 Class: Senior Roster Years: 2009-2011 Hometown: Columbus, GA Last School: Erie Community College


Parents are Edward and Teresa ... youngest of four children ... has one brother and two sisters ... majoring in psychology ... married Rebecca Mortensen in January 2011.

Before BYU

Played Erie Community College in Buffalo, N.Y. ... prepped at Carver HS in Columbus, Ga., for Dell McGee and Wallace Davis.

Other College

Played at Erie Community College for Dennis Greene.

2009 | Sophomore Year

Earned letterman honors as a sophomore ... saw action in 12 games on the season ... Academic All-MWC ... totaled two tackles on the season.

2010 | Junior Year

Earned letterman honors as a junior ... played in every game, starting in one ... Academic All-MWC ... had 22 tackles, 20 solo ... also had 5.5 tackles-for-loss, including 3.5 sacks, second-most on the team ...added three pass breakups, two forced fumbles and one quarterback hurry ... had a career-high seven tackles at Colorado State in addition to 1.5 tackles-for-loss and a forced fumble that was returned for a touchdown

2011 | Senior Year

Earned letterman honors as a senior ... started all 13 games ... named to Phil Steele All-Independent First Team, FBS All-Indepndent Team ... tied for 9th nationally with 14 pass breakups ... tied for 36th nationally in pass defended per game (1.08) ... recorded 46 tackles with 2 tackles for loss ... forced one fumble vs. UCF ... had a one tackle for loss vs. Idaho State and one at TCU ... had a season-high 4 pass breakups vs. San Jose State